The e-book is based upon decades of experience and observation by horticulturists, particularly in Australia, England and Germany. It provides a directory of the different species and cultivars of camellias as well as providing you great ways to keep your plants healthy.Learn about growing and using camellias with this beautifully illustrated e-book which provides a guide to choosing, using and successfully maintaining one of the most popular garden plants grown across the world, from Japan and north America to Europe and Australasia.
Camellias are native to Asia. They occur naturally from temperate climates in China, Nepal and Japan, through to South East Asia.
This book was written to provide inspiration and reference information to both amateur and professional gardeners, and be a valuable resource and source of information to students of horticulture.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION: HISTORY, BOTANY AND TAXONOMY
CHAPTER 2: CULTURE – GROWING AND CARING FOR CAMELLIAS
CHAPTER 3: PROPAGATION
CHAPTER 4: USING CAMELLIAS
CHAPTER 5: SPECIES AND CULTIVARS
About the Author:
John L. Mason Dip.Hort.Sc., Sup’n Cert., FIOH, FPLA, MAIH, MACHPER, MASA
John Mason has had over 35 years experience in the fields of Horticulture, Recreation, Education and Journalism. He has extensive experience both as a public servant, and as a small business owner. John has held positions ranging from Director of Parks and Recreation (City of Essendon) to magazine editor.
John is a well respected member of many professional associations, and author of over thirty five books and of over two thousand magazine articles. Even today, John continues to write books for various publishers including Simon and Shuster, and Landlinks Press (CSIRO Publishing).