The Royal Water Lily of South America: And Water Lilies of Our Own Land - Their History and Cultivation (Paperback)
This special re-print edition of George Lawson's book "The Royal Water Lily of South America: and Water Lilies of our own Land - Their History and Cultivation" is a short guide about water lilies and their ornamental value.Written in 1851 by a top water lily enthusiast, this classic text provides insights into water lilies. Chapters include Introductory Observations on Water Lilies, The Royal Water Lily - Victoria begina, The Great White Water Lily - Nymphaea alba, The Common Yellow Water Lily - Nuphar lutea and the Least Yellow Water Lily - Nuphar pumila.A highly recommended read for those interested in water lilies or other aquatic plants. Note: This edition is a perfect facsimile of the original edition and is not set in a modern typeface. As a result, some type characters and images might suffer from slight imperfections or minor shadows in the page background.