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Cut Flowers of the World: A Complete Reference for Growers and Florists

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The cut flower industry is a multibillion dollar business worldwide, yet until now there has been no well-illustrated guide to the most important plants grown for and used by florists. This carefully researched volume is filled with valuable professional information on more than 350 key flowers grown for the florist trade.

Balancing subjects of interest to both growers and florists, the book includes topics such as vase life, post-harvest handling, and flower characteristics. Comprehensive and practical, this is the essential reference to the commercial flowers that are sold in florist shops every day. No florist, grower, or flower broker can afford to be without this significant work.

About the Author

Johannes Maree holds a masters degree in Plant Physiology, as well as an MBA. He has considerable experience in the flower industry and is a regular contributor of magazine articles about cut flowers and related topics.

Ben-Erik van Wyk is a professor of botany at the Rand Afrikaans University, Johannesburg, South Africa. His research interest is in systematic botany and plant utilization.

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ISBN:
9781604691948
Author:
Maree, Johannes
Publisher:
Timber Press (OR)
Author:
Van Wyk, Ben-Erik
Author:
Ben-Erik van Wyk
Subject:
Flowers - General
Subject:
Gardening-Flower Arranging
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20100931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
247.65 x 176.276 x 30.48 mm

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