WorldCat Identities

Swindells, Philip

Overview
Works: 75 works in 292 publications in 7 languages and 6,824 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Swindells
The water garden encyclopedia by Philip Swindells( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to designing, building, and maintaining residential water gardens
The complete book of bulbs, corms, tubers, and rhizomes : a step-by-step guide to Nature's easiest and most rewarding plants by Brian Mathew( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this authoritative single volume, Brian Mathew and Philip Swindells present a practical and creative guide to choosing and growing bulbs, both indoors and outdoors. The complete book of bulbs, corms, tubers, and rhizomes combines comprehensive cultivation details with a wealth of design options. Seasonal plant directories list and describe over 750 recommended species and varieties, and give advice on growth and propagation. Each directory is accompanied by an introductory essay that is full of imaginative planting ideas for every situation. A special how-to section gives clear instructions on selecting, growing, and caring for bulbs, and practical advice about pest and disease control and propagation methods. A comprehensive glossary explains bulb-growing terms and a helpful list of bulb suppliers is also included
Quick & easy container water gardens : simple-to-make water features and fountains for indoor and outdoor gardens by Philip Swindells( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple to make water features and fountains for indoor and outdoor garden
Water gardens by Philip Swindells( Book )

31 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete book of the water garden by Philip Swindells( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master book of the water garden : the ultimate guide to the design and maintenance of the water garden with more than 190 plant profiles by Philip Swindells( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete guide to water gardening
The master book of the water garden : the ultimate guide to designing and maintaining water gardens by Philip Swindells( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on designing, stocking, and maintaining a water garden, with a directory of plants and fish
Container water gardens by Philip Swindells( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes "wall fountains, troughs and sinks, free-standing pots, Japanese features, spouts and bubblers, tub and barrel pools."
Waterfalls and fountains by Philip Swindells( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Exceptionally attractive designs and ambitious projects can be carried out with surprising ease by gardeners who follow the author's clear, step-by-step, photo-illustrated instructions. Details include suggestions for stocking water gardens with fish and embellishing them with aquatic and waterside plants. These practical books emphasize low-maintenance water features that offer maximum beauty with a minimum of fuss."
Garden pools, waterfalls & fountains by Philip Swindells( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het grote tuinvijverboek : de complete gids voor ontwerp en onderhoud met alle informatie over het planten- en dierenleven in en om de vijver by Philip Swindells( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the waterʼs edge : gardening with moisture-loving plants by Philip Swindells( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulbs for all seasons by Philip Swindells( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular pond plants by Philip Swindells( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features many popular types of pond plants, including submerged oxygenators, deepwater aquatics, floating plants, waterlilies of all sizes and colours, marginals, plus a selection of moisture-loving bog garden plants
Waterlilies by Philip Swindells( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to water gardening by Philip Swindells( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cottage gardening : in town & country by Philip Swindells( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natural water gardens by Philip Swindells( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pond plants and cultivation by Philip Swindells( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Overlook water gardener's handbook by Philip Swindells( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The water garden encyclopedia
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The complete book of bulbs, corms, tubers, and rhizomes : a step-by-step guide to Nature's easiest and most rewarding plantsQuick & easy container water gardens : simple-to-make water features and fountains for indoor and outdoor gardensWater gardensThe complete book of the water gardenThe master book of the water garden : the ultimate guide to the design and maintenance of the water garden with more than 190 plant profilesThe master book of the water garden : the ultimate guide to designing and maintaining water gardensContainer water gardensWaterfalls and fountains
Alternative Names
Quindells Philip

Swindells, Phillip

Swindells, Phillip 1941-

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