Encyclopedia of water garden plants
Encyclopedia of water garden plants

By Greg and Sue Speichert


Published in 2004 by Timber Press, colour, hard cover, 386 pages


Price $A90.00 plus $A13.50 postage within Australia [up to 3 kg], overseas postage please request a quote


ISBN 0881926256 or ISBN 9780881926255

A photographic reference of plants available to the water gardener.



Foreword by Ann Lovejoy


Chapter 1: Introduction to water plants

Chapter 2: Pots and soils

Chapter 3: Fertilizers for pond plants

Chapter 4: Hardy waterlilies

Chapter 5: Tropical waterlilies

Chapter 6: Lotus

Chapter 7: Marginals

Chapter 8: Irises

Chapter 9: Waterlily-like plants

Chapter 10: Floating water plants

Chapter 11: Submerged water plants

Chapter 12: Pests and diseases

Appendix A: Plants for special places and purposes

Appendix B: Plants by flower colour

Appendix C: Native (to the USA) and rare or endangered plants

Appendix D: Measurement conversion charts

Appendix E: USDA Hardiness Zone Map