The Water Garden

The book The Water Garden Published in 1897 by William Tricker is considered the oldest water garden text in the world that was written to inform the public on the complete topic of water gardens. This pioneer book was very comprehensive and advanced for the 1890s. In the 120 pages, William Tricker discussed planting and growing aquatics. He wrote to inform the public of his knowledge of hybridizing water lilies, explaining the different classes and distribution of water lilies and lotus, his new variety of one of the most unusual aquatics the Victoria, fertilizing aquatics, enemies of the water garden, along with many other water garden topics. This book is a must read for all water garden enthusiasts.

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