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Name that Flower: The Identification of Flowering Plants: 3rd Edition

Name that Flower: The Identification of Flowering Plants: 3rd Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

By Clarke, Ian
By Lee, Helen

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Name That Flower is a valued source of clear and concise information on identifying flowering plants from around the world, both cultivated and in the wild. This edition is updated to align with current systems of plant classification that incorporate advances in molecular DNA an...alysis. It includes more than 130 detailed line drawings, 64 colour pages and information on 46 plant families. The illustrations depict a selection of widely distributed gardens plants and weeds, and species native in eastern and southeastern Australia. Easily navigated, the book facilitates the successful use of standard identification manuals and online resources available in most parts of the world and introduces the reader to the arrangement of flowers on plants, reproduction, plant structure and function, and the way species are grouped and named. Methods for dissecting flowers and observing their structure for identification purposes are clearly described. This bestseller is used extensively as a teaching text in numerous courses concerned with the natural world, such as agriculture, horticulture, botany, environmental management and landscape design, as well as botanical art. It is an essential reference for serious gardeners and keen botanists, professional and amateur.
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ISBN 9780522876048
Published AU 19 Nov 2019
Publisher Melbourne University Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd Revised edition
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ISBN-13 9780522876048
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Melbourne University Press
Imprint Melbourne University Press
Published 19 Nov 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd Revised edition
Edition 3rd Revised edition
Author(s) By Clarke, Ian
By Lee, Helen
Category Science
Botany & Plant Sciences
Plant Life: General
Australian
Number of Pages 374
Dimensions Width: 148mm
Height: 208mm
Spine: 25mm
Dewey Code 582.13012
Weight 622g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Natural History: Plants
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly

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