Grow Proteas - Kirstenbosch Gardening Series
A guide to the propagation and cultivation of some South African proteaceae.
Grow Proteas Book
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A full-colour paper-back guide to the propagation and cultivation of some South African proteaceae. This booklet was written by the experts in this field and has colour photographs from the Kirstenbosch Collection.
- Propagation from seed
- Vegetative propagation
- Greenhouse cultivation
- Disease and pest control
- Recommended species
- Recommended cultivars
- Further reading
- Information summary
Grow Fynbos Plants $47.50 for 1 Books
A full colour paper-back practical guide to the cultivation and propagation of most of the fynbos plants in South Africa. This book was written by experts in this field and has beautiful color photographs from the Kirstenbosch collection. The first chapter is an introduction to fynbos. The next 13 chapters contain the following: Growing fynbos proteas/ restios/ ericas/daisies/ annuals/ mesembs/ bulbs/ buchus/ scrophularias/ lobelias and campanulas/ pelargoniums/ legumes/ brunias. The 15th and final chapter covers smoke treatment of seeds. This is a highly reccommend, easy to use and read buy and if you aren't already awed by the wide diversity and beauty of the fynbos biome, you will be after reading this.