Colchicum: The Complete Guide - RHS Horticultural Monograph
Saturated with colour, colchicums are the spirit of ebullience. In this astonishing work, extending to 550 pages, all 119 species are covered, accompanied by 220 images and a further 80 cultivars. Chapters on plant exploration and breeding explain the great diversity of colchicums in gardens today. A checklist of all scientific and cultivar names concludes this book that provides a complete botanical and horticultural account of these charismatic plants.
By Christopher Grey-Wilson, Rod Leeds and Robert Rolfe. Hardback, 550 pages, 25 x 20 cm.