Rod Leeds is an experienced writer and horticulturalist. Over the last 25 years he has created a half-acre plantsman's garden that includes a wide range of bulbs. He now lectures and writes on gardening topics, calling on his practical experience. He is a member of the RHS Joint Rock Garden Committee and is very active in the Alpine Garden Society, where he judges shows and competitions. He is the author of The Plantfinder's Guide to Early Bulbs (David & Charles) and Plant Guide: Bulbs (DK).