Samuel Beeton (1831-77), the publishing entrepreneur who made his wife's Book of Household Management one of the bestselling titles of the century, published in 1874 this work, containing 'such full and practical information as will enable the amateur to manage his own garden', and covering flowers, vegetables and fruit.For illustrations and for culture we refer the reader to Lowea#39;s a Beautiful-leaved Plants, aquot; and a companion volume by Mr. Shirley Hibberd. 167. ... Protect the bed or patch during winter with a thatched frame. ... pot or tub is required for several plants; and this is the most effective and more usual way of growing the Agnpanthus.
|Title||:||Beeton's Gardening Book|
|Author||:||Samuel Orchart Beeton|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2014-04-17|