Horticulturists, students, and dedicated home gardeners will be
familiar with Armitage's authority on this topic from his more
technical Manual of Annuals, Biennials, and Half-Hardy
Perennials. That volume was singled out as a winner of the
Choice Academic Book Award, the American Horticultural Society Book
Award, and the Garden Writers of America Golden Globe Award. While
this new offering is a perfect pictorial companion to the
Manual, it also stands... more...