Included in this massive, indispensable guide are 1100 color photographs; more than 1000 line drawings and silhouettes; clear species descriptions and keys to groups; descriptions of each plant's habitat and range; 794 range maps in color; indexes, glossary, and bibliography.
Rich and engaging notes on each species describe aboriginal and other local uses of plants for food, medicine and implements, along with unique characteristics of the plants and the origins of their names.
For both amateurs and professionals, this is the best and most accessible guide of its kind.
- ISBN-13: 9781772130089
- ISBN-10: 1772130087
- Publisher: Publishing Partners
- Publish Date: December 2004
- Page Count: 528
- Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.4 x 1.1 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.85 pounds