Clivias are classed as one of the most desirable of all connoisseur plants, as they offer spectacular flowers with interesting variations in leaf verigation and plant forms. Clivias are easy to grow and can tolerate considerable abuse. This is the first book covering the genus, with sections of discovery, cultivation, hybridisation and propagation. Beautifully illustrated with 118 colour photographs. Also contains 3 charts, 1 b&w photo, 2 keys and 1 map. A must for anyone interested in these fascinating plants.