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Cacti: The Illustrated Dictionary

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ISBN13: 9780881924008
ISBN10: 0881924008
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Publisher Comments:

In honor of growing and collecting cacti, one of the most actively and enthusiastically followed areas of popular horticulture, the author document and photograph over 1,100 species and varieties. The entries are presented alphabetically and contain a full list of alternative names which have been given to the species described.

Synopsis:

The focus is on globular cacti, particularly Mammillaria, but also some popular columnar cactus forms such as Echinocereus.

Synopsis:

This dictionary concentrates on the globular cacti, particularly Mammillaria, but includes some popular columnar cactus forms such as Echinocereus.

About the Author

Rod Preston-Mafham has grown cacti for more than 30 years. He maintains a varied and extensive collection of cacti in England, where he resides.

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timnevins, May 19, 2007 (view all comments by timnevins)
Nice book! Mostly pictures of plants. The book only covers globular cacti. Densely packed details with nice pictures. Definitely a book to have if you're trying to identify your plants.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780881924008
Subtitle:
The Illustrated Dictionary
With:
Preston-Mafham, Ken
Author:
Preston-Mafham, Rod
Author:
Preston-Mafham, Ken
Publisher:
Timber Press
Location:
Portland, Or. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Pictorial works
Subject:
Cactus
Subject:
Plants - Cacti/Succulents
Subject:
Cactus -- Pictorial works.
Subject:
Plants - General
Subject:
Ornamental Plants
Subject:
Cactus -- Dictionaries.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
104-248
Publication Date:
19970115
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
10.75 x 8.5 in

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Product details 224 pages Timber Press (OR) - English 9780881924008 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The focus is on globular cacti, particularly Mammillaria, but also some popular columnar cactus forms such as Echinocereus.
"Synopsis" by ,
This dictionary concentrates on the globular cacti, particularly Mammillaria, but includes some popular columnar cactus forms such as Echinocereus.
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