Carnivorous Plants: Gardening with Extraordinary Botanicals
- 01 Mar 2016
- Timber Press
- 224 pages - 228 x 203 x 26mm
Once known only to collectors, adolescent boys, and fans of the cult film The Little Shop of Horrors, carnivorous plants are poised to be the next big trend. Commonly sold alongside succulents and air plants, they provide striking architectural style and can be grown indoors and in gardens. Carnivorous Plants is an accessible, smartly designed guide to growing this unusual group of plants. It offers a general introduction to the world of carnivorous plants, and growing and cultivation information for commonly available and easily grown varieties. Hewitt- Cooper also provides advice on where to grow the plants; year-round care, cultivation, and maintenance and a directory of the best carnivorous plants for home gardeners.
This information-packed, full-colour guide shows gardeners how to incorporate carnivorous plants into home gardens, containers, and indoor displays.