Trevor Nottle and Ray Jarrett.
An interesting history of New Zealand and Australian colonial cottage and villa gardens and of colonial garden plants. The book has two sections, in the first the authors consider the various parts of colonial gardens, such as the difference between the front and back garden. The second section considers all the old flowers found in such gardens, so different from modern hybrids. An unusual and engaging history of colonial gardens.
Godwit Press Ltd., Auckland, 1992.
Hardback with dust jacket. 192 pages.
SECONDHAND. Fine condition.