The Cottage Gardener's Companion

A seasonal guide to plants and plantings for informal gardens

CONTENTS

FOREWORD

THE COTTAGE GARDEN

SPRING

A Seasonal Picture, Seasonal Tasks for Spring, Spring-flowering Trees, Shrubs, Climbers, Perennials, Bulbs

SUMMER

A Seasonal Picture, Seasonal Tasks for Summer, Summer-flowering Shrubs and Climbers, Perenials, Wild Flowers for the Summer Cottage Garden, Old-fashioned Cottage Garden Annuals and Biennials, Herbs in the Border, Curiosities Old and New

AUTUMN

A Seasonal Picture, Seasonal Tasks for Autumn, Trees for Fruit and Autumn Colour, Shrubs, Climbers, Perennials, Autumn-flowering Bulbs

WINTER

A Seasonal Picture, Seasonal Tasks for Winter, Trees for Winter, Evergreen Shrubs for Winter, Winter-flowering Shrubs and Climbers, Winter-flowering Bulbs and Perennials

SELECTED READING LIST

SOURCES OF PLANTS

SOCIETIES

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

INDEX

This book is written by our administrator, Clive Lane, and can be obtained from him or through the website for £12, including postage and packing.

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