By Audrey Eagle
Eagle’s Complete Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand quickly became a modern classic when it was published in 2006. This handsome new edition offers botanists, gardeners, and art lovers Audrey Eagle’s exquisite botanical artworks – in a compact, portable format. The selected plants are depicted at life-size, and include detailed enlargements showing twigs, fruit, nuts, and flowers in technically superb detail. A fresh introduction brings new insights into the author’s life’s work, and comprehensive notes make this an invaluable beginner’s guide to New Zealand’s unique flora.
About the author
Audrey Eagle is a botanical artist who has painted New Zealand’s native plants since 1952, culminating in the 2006 publication of her life’s work, Eagle’s Complete Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand, which won the prestigious Montana Medal for non-fiction in 2007. Hear Audrey Eagle talk about her life and work here
Extent: 240 pages
Format: Flexibind, 240 x 210mm