Glyn Church is the author of Hydrangeas. He has spent a lifetime with plants. He studied at Pershore College of Horticulture in Worcestershire, England, and the famous Chelsea Physic Garden in London to gain a Master of Horticulture. Today, he and his wife Gail operate Woodleigh Nursery, a specialist nursery selling rare plants, where he grows an extensive range of plants for fragrance and has a seven acre display garden. Photographer Pat Greenfield's books include Hydrangeas.
These books are very well done.--Johnson Thane"Library News for Zoos and Aquariums" (01/01/2003) Magnificent.--Connie Krochmal"BellaOnline" (05/18/2003) This is a fine and affordable set of books, any or all of which would make a good addition to either a public or horticultural library.--Ron Gilmour "E-Streams Vol. 6, No. 2 " Unparalleled in-depth coverage of each desirable trait.--Donna Seaman"Booklist" (11/15/2002) Superb plant-selection aids with pictures and growing tips.--George Weigel"Harrisburg Patriot-News" (12/11/2003) Many less common trees ... lovely book.-- (11/16/2002) This colorful handbook provides detailed information on over 400 species and cultivars chosen for their scent... Most of the species are illustrated with very attractive color photographs.-- (01/01/2004) Accurate, and the writer's enthusiasm for shrubs and trees ... is contagious.-- (12/04/2002) Lavishly illustrated ... detailed ... presents a different angle on plants that too often are casually chosen.-- (05/18/2003) Especially appealing to me ... beautiful trees and shrubs specifically chosen for perfumes and heavenly scents.-- (04/18/2003)