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02 April 2019
A lavishly-illustrated book about the wonders of moss and moss gardening.

Discover the magical world of moss . . .

Moss is all around us. While it is most often associated with damp, shady spaces, it can be found in the most unexpected and far-flung places, from deserts to Antarctica. This book is a celebration of its quiet, unassuming beauty.

- Discover the key moss varieties and where they can be found - Explore the cultural history of moss, both as a garden plant and its uses in traditional handicrafts - Take a tour of the finest moss gardens in Japan, the UK and the US, and meet people who share their passion for these multifaceted plants - Find out how to cultivate moss, tie Japanese moss balls (kokedama) and plant moss landscapes in pots and terrariums With stunning photography and charming illustration, this is a unique book that will be treasured by plant enthusiasts of all kinds.
By:   Ulrica Nordstroem
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 216mm,  Width: 178mm,  Spine: 20mm
Weight:   597g
ISBN:   9780241374474
ISBN 10:   0241374472
Pages:   176
Publication Date:   02 April 2019
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Ulrica Nordstr m is a Swedish independent writer and plant worker. Ulrica is a trained journalist and has previously worked as a reporter, communicator and teacher. In recent years she has created a plant art under the name Siccus Stockholm. Passionate about the naural world, Ulrica mainly wries about animals, plants and the environment. Moss is her second book, the first to be translated into English.

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In this illustrated guide, Ulrica Nordstroem teaches readers about the world's most ancient plant * Country Living *

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