Naomi Slade is a well-known journalist and photographer specialising in gardening, environment and lifestyle. A biologist by training, naturalist by inclination and with a lifelong love of plants, she has written books on both snowdrops and orchards. She contributes regularly to a wide range of publications, including The Telegraph, The English Garden and House and Garden, and appears on TV and radio. Georgianna Lane is a leading floral, garden and travel photographer whose work has been widely published internationally in books, magazines, calendars and greeting cards. Her work has featured in The New Yorker, BBC Gardens Illustrated, Romantic Homes and Gardener's World. Her blog, Photography and Other Magic, chronicles her styled floral photo shoots and her extensive international travels to photograph beautiful gardens and iconic destinations.
'[H]andsomely produced and lushly illustrated.'* The Irish Times *
'[L]avishingly photographed...if you haven't already fallen in love with dahlias, this book will surely convert you.'* Daily Mail *
'This is a visually stunning book with superb photography, which makes it a beautiful experience to turn each page...a great introduction to the genus.'* Garden Answers *
'lively descriptions...and the photographs are simply glorious too.'* Daily Mail Weekend *
'A comprehensive, quick-reference guide. This is a visually stunning book with superb photography, which makes it a beautiful experience to turn each page - a great introduction to the genus'* Gardens Illustrated Magazine *
'Leaves no question of cultivation unanswered.'* Hortus *