Cox Books

Books on Rhododendrons, Plant-hunting and Scotland's Plants and Gardens by Peter & Kenneth Cox, Glendoick's Owners

Glendoick's Owners. Peter & Kenneth Cox have written over 20 books on rhododendrons, plant hunting, Scottish gardens and gardening. 4 of Peter & Ken's books, Scotland for GardenersSeeds of Adventure and Fruit and Vegetables for Scotland  were UK Garden books of the year. Woodland Gardening was European Gardening Book of the Year 2014

Books are available at Glendoick Garden Centre and Mail Order.

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Rhododendrons, Azaleas, Woodland Gardening, Plant Hunting

  • Woodland Gardening Glendoick Publications 2018 Winner European Gardening Book of the Year 2018-19
  • Riddle of the Tsangpo Gorges by Frank Kingdon Ward. New Edition, ed. Kenneth Cox, Antique Collector’s Club 2001, 2007
  • Glendoick, A Guide, Glendoick Publishing
  • Rhododendrons and AzaleasA Colour Guide Crowood Press 2005.
  • Seeds of Adventure Peter Cox, Peter Hutchison Antique Collectors Club 2008

Scotland Books

  • Garden Plants for Scotland Frances Lincoln 2008 (with Raoul Curtis Machin)
  • Scotland for Gardeners  Birlinn 2009  2nd Editon 2014  Winner Inspirational Garden Book of the Year 2009. Garden Media Guild
  • Fruit and Vegetables for Scotland Birlinn 2012  Winner Garden Reference of the Year 2012
  • Gardening Made Simple   Glendoick Publishing 2021  Kenneth Cox

Out of Print Books, Try Abe.books

  • The Encyclopedia of Rhododendron Species Glendoick Publications 1997, 2nd ed. 2001 (with Peter Cox) Only available from Rhododendron Species Foundation, USA
  • The Encyclopedia of Rhododendron Hybrids Batsford  1988 (With Peter A. Cox)
  • A Plantsman's Guide to Rhododendrons Ward Lock 1989
  • Cox's Guide to Choosing Rhododendrons Batsford 1990 (with Peter Cox)
  • Rhododendrons, A Hamlyn Care Manual. Hamlyn 1998. Translated in French, Dutch, Swedish, Danish.

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