History and distribution by Ernest H. Wilson; description of the genus and its sections with a key to the species by Alfred Rehder; culture section by Theodore A. Havemeyer; diseases and insect pests by William T. Councilman. Also includes enumeration and description of species and varieties, propagation and pruning advice, forcing, etc. Name index at rear.
Publisher: The Macmillan Company
Edition: First Edition
Date Published: 1928
Place Published: New York
Condition: ex library-good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: xvi, 581 p. 30 cm. 172 b&w plates and 4 colour charts in rear pocket. Green cloth hardcover. Ex library with call number on lower spine, ink numbers on rear pocket, ink stamp on lower edge of text block. Some soiling to cloth. Ink signature on front free endpaper.