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Author Biggs, Matthew, author.

Title A nation in bloom : celebrating the people, plants and places of the Royal Horticultural Society / Matthew Biggs.

Publication Info. London : White Lion Publishing, [2019]


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Description 1 online resource (259 pages)
Contents Chapter 1: In pursuit of excellence The story of the RHS; Chapter 2: A greener and more beautiful place Investing in the future of horticulture; Chapter 3: Wisley Surrey garden; Chapter 4: Gardening for all; Rocket science The Campaign for School Gardening; Flower power Britain in Bloom; Community gardening It's Your Neighbourhood; Up front with gardening Greening Grey Britain; Gardening changes lives Community garden in London; Seven days to celebrate National Gardening Week; Chapter 5: Rosemoor Devon garden; Chapter 6: Behind the scenesAsk the experts Gardening advice; Under the microscope Scientific research; Climate change; Keeping gardens safe Plant health; Cut and dried Herbarium; It started with daffodils Plant registration; Helping hands Volunteers; Chapter 7: Hyde Hall Essex garden; Chapter 8: The shows must go on ... ; RHS London shows; RHS Chelsea Flower Show; RHS Malvern Spring Festival and Autumn Show; RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival; RHS Flower Show Tatton Park; RHS Flower Show Cardiff; RHS Chatsworth Flower Show; RHS garden flower shows; Chapter 9: Harlow Carr North Yorkshire gardenChapter 10: Inspiring everyone to grow; Compare and contrast Plant trials and the Award of Garden Merit; A global knowledge bank Libraries; Teabags and bumblebees Citizen science; RHS website; A connected society; Publishing across platforms Print and digital; Strength in numbers Affiliated societies; Giving and receiving Partner gardens; Green fingers School of Horticulture; A world of opportunities Bursaries; Chapter 11: Bridgewater Greater Manchester garden; Chapter 12: The purest of human pleasures The RHS vision.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 26, 2019).
Subject Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain) -- History.
Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain) (OCoLC)fst00540144
Gardening -- Great Britain -- History.
Gardening. (OCoLC)fst00937852
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Ingram, Jason (Photographer), photographer (expression)
Note At head of title: RHS
Other Form: Print version: Jason Ingram, Jason. RHS a Nation in Bloom : Celebrating the People, Plants and Places of the Royal Horticultural Society. Minneapolis : Quarto Publishing Group UK, ©2019 9780711239357
ISBN 0711241791 (electronic book)
9780711241794 (electronic book)
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