Gardening in the Tropics: The Definitive Guide for Gardeners

Author(s): R. E. Holttum


An enormous encyclopedia of tropical gardening that will be of interest not only to gardeners in tropical and subtropical areas but also to greenhouse enthusiasts everywhere. Included are detailed, illustrated listings of herbaceous plants, shrubs and climbers, trees and palms, foliage plants, and orchids. Although written specifically for the tropical climate of Malaysia, the book is also useful for the less steamy conditions of Hawaii, south Florida, and southern California.

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Product Information

"This book was originally written for the Malaysian gardener, which gives it a unique cachet as it allows the reader to get tips and tricks from across the globe."--American Homeowner Magazine, September 17, 2001

General Fields

  • : 9789814276504
  • : Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Pte Ltd
  • : Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Pte Ltd
  • : April 2011
  • : Singapore
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : R. E. Holttum
  • : Hardback
  • : 1
  • : 635.09595
  • : 392
  • : Illustrations (some col.)