This special anniversary edition features a pictorial history of Yates in New Zealand and a new chapter about changes in garden styles over the last century, as well as a completely revised chapter on New Zealand native plants. Fully illustrated and detailing hundreds of plant species, this book contains everything you need to know about growing trees, shrubs, vines, flowers, vegetables, herbs and fruit. Handy hints from top gardeners will save you time and money, and brand-new problem-solving charts will help you identify and deal with pests and diseases. Chapters on designing and preparing a range of garden styles including organic, low-allergen and water-saving gardens, along with container gardens for courtyards and balconies, make this the essential companion for all New Zealand gardeners.
Yates celebrates 130 years in New Zealand with their latest edition of YATES GARDEN GUIDE, New Zealand's bestselling practical gardening book, with over one million copies sold.