The Plantsman

The indispensable magazine for gardeners who love plants

Published quarterly, this premier publication provides in-depth, horticultural information written by people who know and grow plants.

Each 68-page colour issue balances an exciting mix of plant profiles, news and reports on plants you'll long to grow. If you are an enthusiastic gardener, whether professional or amateur, The Plantsman is essential reading.

"The Plantsman contains a formidable source of expertise presented in an accessible style. It will satisfy plant enthusiasts who never tire of discovering new things about their favourite subject"

Roy Lancaster OBE, VMH, plantsman, writer and broadcaster

Essential reading for all keen gardeners

  • Plant profiles
  • Breeding developments
  • Growing techniques
  • Results of RHS Plant Trials
  • Plant exploration and travel
  • News and updates from the plant world


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RHS members receive an £8 discount. To subscribe call 020 3176 5820


Back issues 2010 to present

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Back issues 1991 to 2009
Sale price £4.00
View back issues 1991 to 2009 contents (144kB pdf)
Tel: 01733 294676

View The Plantsman Index 1994–2014 (1.4MB pdf)

View The Plantsman Index 19791994 (707kB pdf)


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