• "The book is a rare treasure and is as beautifully written as it is illustrated"

    Andy Hamilton, Gardens Illustrated
  • "An exquisitely illustrated encyclopedia of plants that may well be growing in your garden"

    Violet Henderson, Vogue
  • "The informative text and pretty watercolour paintings which illustrate each of the plants make a lovely gardening book with a difference"

    Scottish Memories
  • "This compact, well researched and beautifully illustrated book is jammed full of fascinating garden lore, culinary history and clever recipes using flowers, leaves and seeds from plants you probably didn’t even know were edible. It’s a beautiful book – and I now know how to use of those dogwood flowers come spring…"

    Susan Low, Delicious