Flowers to brighten the dark days of winter are especially valuable in the garden and none are so welcome nor so colourful as the hellebores. This concise, illustrated handbook contains detailed information on all aspects of hellebore 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.
Graham Rice trained at Kew and is an award-winning horticultural author. He has written regularly for BBC Gardeners' World magazine, The Garden, been gardening columnist for The Observer and the Evening Standard, and contributed to a wide range of other newspapers and magazines. He has published over twenty books including Hardy Perennials and, with Christopher Lloyd, Garden Flowers from Seed and is Editor-in-Chief of the Royal Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Perennials. Graham is a member of a number of Royal Horticultural Society committees and gardens in both Northamptonshire and Pennsylvania.