"A welcome and well researched reference…the single, most authoritative source of information on conifer adaptability for the southeast."
"The authors’ expertise is evident in their collective experiences in growing, conducting plant trials, and evaluating environmental differences of these evergrees…with such a broad range of environments in the Southeast, this book should be on a “must have” list of gardeners."
--Chicago Botanic Garden
"A key guide covering all the basics on what to buy, where to plant, and how to tend it."
--The Midwest Book Review
"Details selection and care guidelines for areas ranging from Southeast Texas to Appalachian Virginia."
--Urban Ad Council Magazine
"Starts off with concise chapters on proper cultural practices and pests/diseases followed by extensive plant descriptions."
“Filled with descriptions, cultural information and masses of interesting anecdotes about conifer species and cultivars”
--British Conifer Society Journal
“Consider this guide if you are interested in conifers, which are among the most beautiful and versatile of all landscape plants.”
Highly recommended for any person caring to enrich his garden with conifers as well as for botanic gardens and arboreta which will find safe advice for developing their collection.
--Bulletin of the Cupressus Conservation Project