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Tropical Ornamentals: A Guide

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This guide covers more than 400 of the most commonly cultivated ornamental plants found in the tropics, identified and beautifully photographed by an expert in tropical botany. The color photographs and accurate descriptions make this book ideal for identifying plants grown in the tropics or cultivated in greenhouses in temperate climates.

Synopsis:

This guide covers more than 400 of the most commonly cultivated ornamental plants found in the tropics, identified and beautifully photographed by an expert in tropical botany.The color photographs and accurate descriptions make this book ideal for identifying plants grown in the tropics or cultivated in greenhouses in temperate climates. The characteristics of habit, leaves, flowers, and fruit useful for distinguishing one plant from another are emphasized in the descriptions, which also include discussions of plant relationships, the correct scientific and common names, geographical ranges, any poisonous properties, and other useful and interesting information about each plant.Published at $59.95 Our last copies available at $29.98

Synopsis:

Covers more than 400 of the most commonly cultivated ornamental plants found in the tropics, identified and beautifully photographed by an expert in tropical botany.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780881924480
Subtitle:
A Guide
Author:
Whistler, W. Arthur
Publisher:
Timber Press (OR)
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Tropical plants
Subject:
Plants, ornamental
Subject:
Xeriscaping
Subject:
Xeriscaping x
Publication Date:
July 2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
420
Dimensions:
9.40x6.44x1.36 in. 2.81 lbs.

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Product details 420 pages Timber Press (OR) - English 9780881924480 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This guide covers more than 400 of the most commonly cultivated ornamental plants found in the tropics, identified and beautifully photographed by an expert in tropical botany.The color photographs and accurate descriptions make this book ideal for identifying plants grown in the tropics or cultivated in greenhouses in temperate climates. The characteristics of habit, leaves, flowers, and fruit useful for distinguishing one plant from another are emphasized in the descriptions, which also include discussions of plant relationships, the correct scientific and common names, geographical ranges, any poisonous properties, and other useful and interesting information about each plant.Published at $59.95 Our last copies available at $29.98
"Synopsis" by , Covers more than 400 of the most commonly cultivated ornamental plants found in the tropics, identified and beautifully photographed by an expert in tropical botany.
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