Whether or not you believe that green thumbs can be inherited, Stirling Macoboy has become an international best-selling author of garden books. From the best-selling author of Stirling Mocoboy's What Flower Is That? and What Tree Is That? it contains information and describes more than 1250 shrubs, illustrated in glowing colour. However, What Shrub Is That? is not just an identification aid, it is a complete garden guide! Every illustration is accompanied by informative text that details how you can grow that particular shrub to perfection. Easy-to-follow symbols instantly point to the aspect and climate needed. Season of maximum display, mature height and spread and habit of growth may be seen at a glance.