Designed to help gardeners choose the most appropriate natives for their area. Plants are grouped alphabetically by common name, and the species described are generally available from local or native nurseries. Each plant is illustrated with a colour photo, and information is given on size, habit, flowering season, hardiness, frost tolerance and uses, as well as requirements for sun or shade, soil, drainage and pruning. 176 pages, paperback with plastic cover. John Wrigley and Murray Fagg.