Poppies are a delightful adornment in any garden, and are romantic plants, evoking lovely rural summers tinged by the sad shadow of young men fallen in war. ... The flower, with its wide, tissue-paper petals, is borne upright on a stem that can reach 48 inches (1.2 m) in height, yet, because of the ... The new dwarf varieties, such as a#39;Garden Gnome Mixed, aquot; would make unusual edging plants for a border.
|Author||:||Tessa Paul, Daphne Ledward|
|Publisher||:||Harry N Abrams Incorporated - 1990-01-01|