Plumeria in Thailand: A Guide to 235 Varieties
By Joerg Pein
Plumeria in Thailand: A Guide to 235 Varieties lists and illustrates 235 horticultural varieties and species of mainly Thai origin-many of them never described before. The plumeria of frangipani is a magnificent flowering tropical tree, unrivalled for its exquisite colors and fragrances. Written for the beginner as well as for the specialist it provides practical information on growing, flowering and propagation (air layering, cuttings, grafting and seeds) along with comprehensive botanical data, including Thai names as far as available. Also included useful information on diseases and pest control. This book is intended to serve as a guide to the identification of plumerias, with an emphasis on Thai Varieties, while also being informative on other varieties in the USA and other places.
White Lotus Press
Size 150 x 215 mm
205 pages, 79 pp. illus. in col.