This title is available to pre-order, publishing 1st March 2019
RHS Spectacular Plants and how to grow them showcases the world’s most bizarre, surprising, weird and wonderful plants, and reveals how many can be easily grown at home!
Aimed at enthralling readers in the 8–12 year old age range, RHS Spectacular Plants and how to grow them reveals an incredible range of plants that truly defy belief: from deadly insect-eating sundews, to sensitive plants with leaves that move rapidly when touched, to flowers that look like tiny dancing people, to a begonia that resembles Darth Vader.
This book reveals how to cultivate many of the world’s most interesting plants, allowing children to grow at home stinky star-fish flowers to startle their parents, or white strawberries and purple potatoes to surprise their friends!
All of the plants included in this book are harmless, and most are easy, fun and enthralling to grow on the windowsill, in the garden or the greenhouse.
RHS Spectacular Plants and how to grow them makes plants and horticulture fun and engaging. This is the must-have book for budding young naturalists!
Author: Stewart McPherson
Publication date: 1st March 2019
Size: H 240mm x W 285mm