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Volume 9

Part 3


Welcome. In this issue of The Plantsman Graham Rice takes a detailed look at contenders for the new Chelsea Plant of the Year award, amateur breeder Myles Irvine reveals new hybrids of Passion flowers, Junius des Brisay discusses two evergreen species of Hippeastrum and Rama Lopez-Rivera has been plant hunting on a Japanese island. Claire King and Ross Cameron discuss how flooding effects plant survival. Enjoy some of the free articles below.

  • Plant focus - a forum for all plant enthusiasts
  • Pick of the pokers - Christopher Whitehouse
  • Chelsea Plant of the Year - Graham Rice
  • Plant hunting on Sadogashima - Rama Lopez-Rivera
  • Lychnis in cultivation - Caroline Graham
  • Breeding hardy Passiflora - Myles Irvine
  • A new species of Heteropolygonatum - Julian MH Shaw
  • Cornflowers - Julian Sutton
  • Two evergreen Hippeastrum - Junius des Brisay
  • An assessment of Clethra - Marco Hoffman
  • Flooding and plant survival - Claire King & Ross Cameron
  • Passion and long-term commitment - plant breeder Peter Moore

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