Richmond: Kew Publishing, 2001. Quarto, colour illustrations, tipped in a letter from the publisher to Margaret Stones, fine copy in dustwrapper.
In a celebration of these wonderful shrubs, Pat Halliday presents the classification of the genus Rhododendron as proposed by the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, using as a medium the beautiful illustrations from Curtis's Botanical Magazine. There are 121 plates representing all the subgenera, sections and series within this complex genus. The new text accompanying each plate provides an account of the species in cultivation, history, distribution in the wild, habitat, relationship with other species and classification.
Margaret Stones is one of the rhodoendron artists.
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