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Home > Products > Clivia Page > Clivia Symposium > The Clivia Book

  The Clivia Book
 
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Clivias
Harold Koopowitz
Photographs by James Comstock
Foreword by Sir Peter Smithers
Clivias are classed among the most desirable of all connoisseur plants, offering not only spectacular flowers but also interesting variations in both leaf variegation and plant form. Despite their reputation as specialist plants, however, clivias are surprisingly easy to grow and tolerant of abuse. Koopowitz has written a delightful book, the first to detail the members of the genus Clivia. Beginning with the story of their discovery, he moves on to issues of cultivation, hybridization, and propagation. The bulk of the book is a profusely illustrated examination of the diversity of clivia variation, from the familiar orange and red flowers to the famous yellow forms and the pastel forms that are creating so much excitement today.

0-88192-546-2, hardcover, US$34.95© 2002, Currently Available (Pricing and availability subject to change)

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