Small enough to fit into a bag, but with ample room to write down key events or addresses, these handy books from the RHS are beautifully illustrated. They showcase the work of the late Lilian Snelling MBE, one of the most influential botanical artists of the 20th century and would make a lovely gift. (Amateur Gardening
About the Author
Dr Brent Elliott is librarian and archivist to the Royal Horticultural Society and author of numerous articles and books. He has written introductions and captions to the RHS diaries since 1993. He is based in London.