Daphnes - a practical guide for gardeners
Timber press, 2006. 232 pp. Illustrated in colours. Bound + orig. dustjacket.
Robin White: Daphnes. A practical guide for gardeners. (Dafne). Very fine copy. This intensely practical account drawn from the long experience of Robin White has been eagerly awaited by Daphne enthusiasts and collectors. Acute observation of the growth, flowering characteristics, and foibles of daphnes documented here will be studied and taken up by gardeners everywhere. A diverse genus, Daphne has a wide distribution ensuring suitable candidates for a variety of garden situations including shade positions, sunny borders, raised beds, containers, and rock gardens. This book will ensure daphnes are better known and more widely grown. It will undoubtedly remain the standard work on daphnes for years to come.