'Exquisite … intricate and expressive illustrations bear witness to the magic of closely observing the natural world'
'A rare treat … the wonderful drawings [are] as remarkable themselves as the trees they depict'
Robert Elms, BBC Radio London
'This attractive book gently reminds us not only how useful and beautiful trees are but how fragile too'
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Country Town & House
'An absolute joy to peruse … this handsome tome will prove to be a treasured volume which will be dipped into for years to come'
'Stunning … reading it reminds us that we live in a truly remarkable world'
'A fine, gorgeously illustrated book'
The Times, Gardening Books of the Year
'Each account is concise and an enjoyable read … This book is deserving a place on my shelf'
Tim Upson, RHS Director of Horticulture, The Garden
'If you’ve any interest in natural history – or learning endless did-you-know? facts about these vital plants – it’ll be very much your thing'
'A superb selection of illustrations … elaborates on the authoritative and enjoyable text'