Lilies - Beautiful Varieties for Home and Garden

Author(s): Naomi Slade; Georgianna Lane (By (photographer))

Gardening

Dramatic elegance and fragrance for your garden with lilies both exotic and quietly elegant.

The lily is an evocative flower, which comes with connotations of romance, remembrance, love, and innocence. Revered in early Greek and Roman mythology and adored by hybridizers and florists today, lilies infuse gardens, culture, and ceremonies with their classic floral beauty. Gracing both garden and vase from early summer until late autumn, lilies are dramatic and striking. This beautifully presented reference guide features more than 50 well-loved and unusual varieties of lily, from the towering and prolific Arabian Knight to the fiery Viva la Vida, the pink, pollen-free Viola to the majestic Silk Road. Find out how to care for your lilies, with practical tips for all kinds of gardens, containers and balconies.

Georgianna Lane's captivating photographs showcase the splendor and variety of the lily, while Naomi Slade imparts her gardening expertise for the fullest blooms of this rewarding flower. this book will appeal to everybody who is after the best bloom for weddings, outdoor spaces or the most bountiful cut flowers.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781911663003
  • : Pavilion Books
  • : Pavilion
  • : 1.025
  • : May 2021
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Naomi Slade; Georgianna Lane (By (photographer))
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 240