Index of Garden Plants
By Mark Griffiths
Published by Macmillan,
Reviewed by Mike Oates
is the largest ever checklist of garden plants in Europe, North
America, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa. It contains 60
000 plant names and descriptions including 22 000 botanical names
no longer officially in use and 10 000 popular names. An illustrated
botanical glossary explains the terms used and lists the most commonly
encountered Latin names and their definitions.
is a must for all serious gardeners and should be in the library
of every major garden.
Zealand Garden Journal: Journal of the Royal New Zealand Institute
of Horticulture 1996 1(2): 24
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