The Botanical City - Hoxton Mini Press
Bring a bit of The Buxton home with you! A beautiful book produced by our friends Hoxton Mini Press, whose books we have stocked in our bedrooms for guests perusal. 'The Botanical City; a busy person's guide to the wondrous plants you can find, eat and grow in the city.' Written by Hélèna Dove and Harry Adès. In collaboration with Kew Gardens. Illustrated with the most exquisite 18th-century artworks, The Botanical City reveals the hidden secrets of plants and flowers growing on your doorstep. Discover the wonder of urban weeds and wildflowers, their healing powers and poisons, the ancient wisdom and folklore, and get practical ideas for cooking and craft, plus expert tips on how to grow and harvest them yourself. Hardback, 283mm x 184mm.