Author(s): David L. Jones
Palms - an amazing group of plants - attract a dedicated following of enthusiasts. This is a great introduction to palms and their cultivation - especially palms suitable for home gardens and containers. The book is full of invaluable information on: how palms grow; landscaping with palms; easy palms to start with; how to grow and maintain palms; palm species - fan-leaved, costapalmate-leaved, entire-leaved, feather-leaved with and without a crownshaft and fishtail.
David L. Jones is the author of Exotic Orchids in Australia and Native Orchids of Australia, and has authored or co-authored more than 28 books on various plant groups, including climbing plants, ferns, palms and cycads.