July 2, 2013
July 2, 2013
For fifteen years, The Savage Garden has been the number one bestselling bible for those interested in growing carnivorous plants. This new edition is fully revised to include the latest developments and discoveries in the carnivorous plant world, making it the most accurate and up to date book of its kind.
Beautiful, exotic, and surprisingly easy to grow, flesh-eating plants thrive indoors and out, in a wide variety of climates. The Savage Garden is hands-down the most comprehensive guide to these fascinating oddities, fully illustrated with 200+ color photos. This updated edition covers changes in soil and fertilizer products; water quality updates; advances in artificial lighting; new information on transplanting, pot sizes, and plant grooming; and the many incredible new species of carnivorous plants that have been discovered and hybridized, including a dozen new sun pitchers and over 50 tropical pitcher plants. Whether you're a beginner with your first Venus flytrap or an expert looking for the latest specimen, this book covers everything you need to create and nurture your very own little garden of horrors.
Genre: Nature, Gardening, Science
Sub-Genre: Climatic / Tropical, Plants, Life Sciences / Botany, Ornamental Plants, House Plants + Indoor
- Genre: Nature, Science, Gardening
- Subgenre: Climatic / Tropical, House Plants + Indoor, Life Sciences / Botany, Ornamental Plants, Plants
- Edition: Revised
- Language: English
- Online Item #: 14553486
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-82-7009
- ISBN: 9781607744108
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported