Medieval Flowers: The history of medieval flowers and how to grow them today
Miranda Innes and Clay Perry
Kyle Cathie, £14.99 (978-1-85626-813-4)
Church Times Bookshop £13.50
St George from a Flemish Book of Hours, one of the few historical images — for the sake of his border — in by : a history, but also a feast of flower photos, and including a directory of the plants, many of them still familiar, in their natural flowering order.