Tony & Suzanne Mace
Distributed by Hachette
as Cactus and Succulents this is a concise, clearly illustrated
handbook for those who want to embark on growing cacti or merely
wish to learn more about them.
Useful information includes
description of the various growth forms and cultivation advice.
The book warns that no cacti grow in a true desert and the largest
single mistake a grower can make is to neglect their needs for water,
food, air and light.
Also covered is propagation
and building a plant collection, along with an A-Z of cacti and
Gardener, Issue 205, 2006, Page 34
Reproduced with permission from the former Weekend Gardener magazine. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the RNZIH