The large and varied genus of Euphorbia ranges from prostrate annuals through large shrubs to tree-like succulents. Their popularity lies in their versatility and there is a Euphorbia to suit every soil and situation. This concise, illustrated handbook contains detailed information on all aspects of Euphorbia care, providing invaluable reference for amateur gardeners and experienced growers alike. The straightforward approach to essential techniques, together with advice on tackling pests and other problems, and the directory of recommended varieties, will ensure successful results.
Timothy Walker trained at Askham Bryan College, Savill Garden Windsor and the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and has been Horti Praefectus of the Oxford Botanic Gardens since 1988. He lives in Oxford.