make the most of Lovereading books of the month desmond elliott 2017 win prizes killer on the wall
Search our site
Best Laid Plans by Kathy Lette Read the opening extract of the brand new Kathy Lette book before its publication on 13/07/2017

Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden by John Tampion, Maureen Tampion
  

Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden

,

RRP £14.99

Notify me
when in stock

As soon as this book is back in stock we will send you an email.

Synopsis

Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden by John Tampion, Maureen Tampion

This title includes a comprehensive directory of plants and a bonus chapter on photographing butterflies. This latest title, from a growing and successful series, is by a UK author. You can turn your garden into a haven for butterflies by giving them the right plants to feed on and providing suitable places to breed and hibernate. This beautifully illustrated book brings together all the information you will need to encourage garden butterflies in temperate countries. Every garden has the potential to attract butterflies - no matter how large or small or its location. Learn about the basics of butterfly lifecycles, preferred habitats, human impact on populations, types of garden, breeding and overwintering. Delve into the handy directory listings of plant species to attract butterflies, common garden butterflies and food plants for caterpillars. A bonus chapter on photographing butterflies describes the practicalities of capturing them in photographs. This title includes on butterfly species from temperate parts of Britain, continental Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand.

About the Author

John and Maureen Tampion have shared a lifelong interest in butterflies and plants. They have written extensively on gardening and butterflies. In 1990 they started their own butterfly and plant photographic library, agency and consultancy. Their tropical plant and butterfly greenhouses have been featured on TV as well as in national newspapers and magazines. They live in Haywards Heath, West Sussex.

More books by this author
Author 'Like for Like' recommendations

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

3rd February 2011

Author

John Tampion, Maureen Tampion

More books by John Tampion, Maureen Tampion
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Categories

Natural & wild gardening
Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

ISBN

9781861088567

It has opened my eyes to different authors and genres. Just log on and try, you will be surprised and not want for reading material again.

Jocelyn Garvey

Ever purchased a book, read a few pages & thought I'm not going to enjoy this? Honest book reviews mean you'll never have that problem again

Jill Peters

What can I say, the clue is in the title Lovereading - and awesome books.

Sarah Davis

Insightful reader reviews and unbiased recommendations. I don't know how I chose books before Lovereading! An essential for all book lovers.

Sarah Harper

They are bright, breezy and eager to offer a great book, then genuinely listen/respect the review one writes.

Maggie Crane

Hooked on books? Give Lovereading a go - for the chance to discover brilliant books, and to see why our members love it so.

Claire Hill

Why I love @lovereadinguk? It's in the name - as dedicated lovers of reading, they are perfect matchmakers for helping me find my next read!

Catherine Jenkins

Lovereading is a world of books. It has everything you need from new to old and much loved classic books. It even give you recommendations!

Kate Thurston

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools