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    • ISBN:9781784725891
    • Publication date:02 May 2019

RHS 50 Plants You Can't Kill

Surefire Plants to Grow Indoors and Out

By Jamie Butterworth

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50 easy-to-grow plant types for time-poor, space-poor gardeners.

It's time to take control of your outdoor (or indoor) space with 50 Plants That You Can't Kill. These 50 easy-to-grow plants have been selected for their love of neglect and their ability to withstand even the most forgetful of gardeners. Whether you're looking for edibles for your windowsill, potted plants for your balcony or climbers for your garden, there's something for everyone.

Handy plant profiles tell you why to grow it, where to put it and how to look after it, helping your plants to thrive without too much maintenance from you!

- 50 resilient and easy-to-care-for plants

- Plants in the same family and other alternatives give you even more choice

- Clear and simple profiles tell you the space, light, water and soil requirements of each plant

- Expert care advice in the form of dos and don'ts

- Contains basic information on planting, watering, growing from seed and feeding

Biographical Notes

Jamie Butterworth is an RHS Ambassador who has had a passion for gardening since the age of nine, when he converted his grandparents back garden in Wakefield into his own allotment. He was a finalist in BBC 3's Young Gardener of the Year in 2011 and went on to study for two years at RHS Wisley Gardens. Leaving with a distinction in 2015, Jamie become Show Plant Manager for leading plant nursery Hortus Loci, where he was responsible for growing plants for all major RHS shows, including the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Jamie's work as an ambassador for the RHS sees him travel across the UK, visiting schools and colleges where he shows young people what a fun, exciting and rewarding career horticulture really is, and how horticulture really can save the world. Jamie is also BBC Radio London's gardening expert, joining Robert Elms live in the studio on Saturday mornings, along with being a regular gardening guest for both Talk Radio and BBC Berkshire.

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