As new hardcover. Very light rubbing to covers. The standard work on the genus of hardy geraniums. As well as offering full descriptions of over 140 types of geranium, the book covers their natural geographical distribution and details of their variation and hybrids. It gives a wealth of information on the history, nomenclature, classification, behavior and use in cultivation of these beautiful and varied plants. Illustrated with over 50 color photographs and many more line drawings, including silhouettes of the different leaf forms, this unique book provides a complete study of hardy geraniums for all those involved in gardening, botany and horticulture. This edition offers up-to-date information on the hybrids, new cultivars and new discoveries in the wild.