Azaleas - Frederick StreetLondon: Cassell, 1959, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Corners gently bumped. A few marks on the cover. DJ slightly torn at edges with some loss at the front.
Beginning with an account of the introduction of the numerous varieties from China, Japan, Turkey, Russia and America, when the azalea survived storm and shipwreck and even hostile Redskins, the author tells the azalea story in fascinating detail. He provides comprehensive lists of species and varieties and concludes with extensive advice on cultivation invaluable to both amateur and professional.
Number of Pages: [XX] 278
Introduction: Howard Spring