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Volume 8

Part 2


Welcome. In this issue of The Plantsman we explore the remarkable plants and landscapes of the Guiana Highlands, the extraordinary tablelands rising above the South American tropics. We also hear about British Hemerocallis breeders raising the profile of this deserving genus, the many cultivars of Brunnera macrophylla, and variation in Cardiocrinum giganteum. See the contents list below and enjoy some of the free articles.

  • Plant Focus - a forum for all plant enthusiasts
  • Brunnera macrophylla and its cultivars GRAHAM RICE
  • Spanish botanical art of the Pacific Northwest GRAHAME WARE
  • Variation in Cardiocrinum giganteum PETER COX
  • A British daylily renaissance? RO FITZGERALD
  • Ungernia sewerzowii in Kazakhstan DAVID VICTOR
  • The DNA content technique BEN ZONNEVELD
  • The mysterious climbing dahlia JOHN DAVID
  • Plants of the lost world STEWARD McPHERSON
  • The sinking of Michelia and Manglietia into Magnolia DICK FIGLAR
  • Roscoea x beesiana and its variants CHRISTOPHER WHITEHOUSE & JILL COWLEY
  • Margareth Hop – imagining, making and marketing MARGARETH HOP
  • Book Reviews


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