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Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain)

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Works: 1,890 works in 4,215 publications in 6 languages and 55,807 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Periodicals  Reference works  Handbooks and manuals  Pictorial works  History  Illustrated works  Field guides  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs 
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Most widely held works about Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain)
 
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The RHS encyclopedia of house plants : including greenhouse plants by Kenneth A Beckett( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the identification, care and propagation of house plants
Dictionary of gardening by Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain)( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and the garden : the scientific basis of horticultural practice by David S Ingram( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Most conventional gardening books concentrate on how and when to carry out horticultural tasks such as pruning, seed sowing and taking cuttings. This book is unique in explaining in straightforward terms some of the science that underlies these practices. It is principally a book of ′Why′ Why are plants green? Why should one cut beneath a leaf node when taking cuttings? Why do plants need so much water? But it also goes on to deal with the ′How′, providing rationale behind the practical advice. The coverage is wideranging and comprehensive and includes the basic structure and functioning of garden plants, nomenclature, genetics and plant breeding, environmental factors affecting growth, methods of propagation and production, pest and disease control, and post harvest management and storage. Published on behalf of the Royal Horticultural Society, this book will be a most valuable text for those sitting the RHS general examination, and horticultural students at certificate and diploma levels; it will also appeal to gardeners, growers and scientists"--Publisher's description
Dictionary of gardening; a practical and scientific encyclopaedia of horticulture by Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain)( Book )

55 editions published between 1951 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents and other editions, see Title Catalog
The dictionary of house plants( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small garden handbook : making the most of your outdoor space by Andrew Wilson( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson provides all the information and inspiration you need to make the most of your outdoor space. From instant improvements to planning a new style, you'll get a portfolio of garden designs and inventive storage ideas
Encyclopedia of gardening by Christopher Brickell( Book )

31 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and German and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fully revised and updated edition of the world's finest and most authoritative source of gardening advice, from the experts at the RHS Marking 20 years since first publication, the updated edition of the RHS Encyclopedia of Gardening is the classic reference for keen gardeners
Pruning & training by Christopher Brickell( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and German and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultivate your perfect garden with RHS Pruning & Training's unrivalled guidance for over 800 trees, shrubs, and climbing plants. Fully updated by the RHS experts, RHS Pruning & Training uses clear, step-by-step instructions and fantastic photography to perfectly illustrate the secrets to pruning and training your plants. Whether you're a novice gardener or an amateur expert, RHS Pruning & Training is packed with plenty of information on all plant types including fruits, roses, shrubs, and trees. Learn specialised techniques including coppicing, pollarding, and pinch pruning for specific plant types, and prune your garden to perfection all year round
Easy pruning by Colin Crosbie( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents simple steps to gardening success, from the experts at the RHS. Follow RHS show-how and know-how for a garden that looks great all year round (whatever size it is); from roses and apple trees to hydrangeas and honeysuckle, inspirational tips and techniques on why it's good to prune, when to do it, how to do it well, what not to prune, training, shaping and more guarantee success. You can get perfect results: whether you're a green-fingered guru or a gardening novice. For more step-by-step gardening advice, pick up other titles from this series
Garden problem solver by Rosemary Ward( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to understanding and addressing gardening problems provides tips and techniques for handling the pests and issues specific to certain ornamentals, vegetables, fruits, and weeds
Family gardens by Lia Leendertz( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to create a family-friendly home garden, including how to create a play area, select plants, and protect the garden from pets
Index of garden plants by Mark Griffiths( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best garden design : practical inspiration from the RHS Chelsea Flower Show by Chris Young( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For gardeners inspired by the Royal Horticultural Society show, this book features planning, design and decoration ideas, including master classes with gold-medal winners, celebrity designers, RHS experts and other plant experts
Curtis's botanical magazine by Kew Royal Botanic Gardens( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dictionary of garden plants in colour, with house and greenhouse plants by Roy Hay( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pests and diseases by Pippa Greenwood( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This practical handbook provides quick and easy access to the solutions every gardener needs. A comprehensive A-Z details the cause and control of over 500 plants and disorders, offering chemical-free preventive measures where appropriate
Grow your own vegetables by Carol Klein( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to growing more than forty different crops, including artichokes, garlic, sweet potatoes, and zucchini, with advice of sowing seed, harvesting, storing, cooking, and dealing with pests
Herbs by William Denne( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow RHS show-how and know-how and discover how to fill your garden with herbs with the minimum time and effort (whatever size it is). Inspirational tips and techniques will help you choose, plant and sow herbs to add scents, flavours and flowers to your garden and kitchen all year round. Get amazing results, whether you're a green-fingered guru or a gardening novice."--From the publisher
New classic gardens by Jill Billington( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Formal designs reinterpreted on simple lines for today's time-concious gardener. Accessible practical schemes for small plots with planting ideas including trellises and awnings
Plant propagation by Philip McMillan Browse( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key techniques for successfully propagating plants. 550 easy step-by-step artworks that guide you. Vast experience of the Royal Horticultural Society
 
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Index of garden plants
Alternative Names

controlled identityHorticultural Society of London

Angleško kraljevo hortikulturno združenja

Horticultural Society

Horticultural society of London

HRS.

Královská zahradnická společnost (Velká Británie)

Królewskie Towarzystwo Ogrodnicze.

R.H.S

Real Sociedad de Horticultura

Reial Societat d'Horticultura

RHS

RHS (Royal Horticultural Society : Great Britain)

Royal Horticultural Society

Royal Horticultural Society, London.

Royal Horticultural Society (London, England)

Royal Horticultural Society (Londres)

Société royale d'horticulture (Great Britain)

Société royale d'horticulture (London)

The Royal Horticultural Society

Королевское садоводческое общество

Королівське садівниче товариство садівнича організація у Великій Британії

Кралско хортикултурно друштво

王立園芸協会

皇家园艺学会

英国王立園芸協会

Languages
English (295)

German (10)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

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Science and the garden : the scientific basis of horticultural practiceEncyclopedia of gardeningPruning & trainingEasy pruningFamily gardensIndex of garden plantsBest garden design : practical inspiration from the RHS Chelsea Flower ShowPests and diseases