Publisher: TCR Press
The 2017 revision which adds scores of new cultivars and amends others with new photos, nursery catalog scans, and historical findings. The volume starts with 7 different cultivars of Fagus in several species, going on to include Fargesia, x Fatshedera, Fatsia, Ficus (hardy), Firmiana, Forestiera, Fontanesia, Forsythia, Fothergilla (including the latest taxonomy), Franklinia, Fraxinus,and Fremontodendron.More than 35 years ago horticultural taxonomist Larry Hatch noted that nobody was updating the old classic woody plant encyclopedias with all the new varieties as had been done by W.J. Bean, Harold Hillier, and Gerd Krussman in the past. Now with over 4000 pages of detailed, cultivar-specific content and thousands of high-resolution, digital images, Cultivars of Woody Plants is the experts "go to" reference for both rare and new material that is truly international in diversity.