The A to Z of Plant Names

The A to Z of Plant Names
Author : Allen J. Coombes
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 312
Release : 2012-07-16
ISBN 10 : 9781604693980
ISBN 13 : 1604693983
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The A to Z of Plant Names Book Description:

Botanical names can be baffling to even the most experienced gardener. But a plant's botanical name is more than just a handy label—it can tell a plant's country of origin, the shape of its leaves, the color of its petals, and much more. The A to Z of Plant Names clears the confusion and allows every gardener to name plants with confidence. This comprehensive yet handy guide features the botanic names of the plants that gardeners really grow. Additional information includes suggested pronunciation, the common name, the derivation of the scientific name, the number of species currently accepted, the type of plant and the distribution. The A to Z of Plant Names helps demystify names, provides readers with the intriguing background information to naming conventions, and empowers gardeners everywhere to feel confident about naming plants.

The A to Z of Plant Names
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Allen J. Coombes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Botanical names can be baffling to even the most experienced gardener. But a plant's botanical name is more than just a handy label—it can tell a plant's coun
CRC World Dictionary of Plant Names
Language: en
Pages: 647
Authors: Umberto Quattrocchi
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-11-22 - Publisher: CRC Press

This volume provides the origins and meanings of the names of genera and species of extant vascular plants, with the genera arranged alphabetically from R to Z.
National List of Scientific Plant Names
Language: en
Pages: 876
Authors:
Categories: Botany
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

The list contains accepted names for genera, species, subspecies, and varieties, authors of plant names; family names; and symbols for scientific names, source
A to Z of Biologists
Language: en
Pages: 401
Authors: Lisa Yount
Categories: Biologists
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-14 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Profiles more than 150 scientists from around the world who made important contributions to the field of biology, including Claude Bernard, Alexander Fleming, M
National List of Scientific Plant Names: Synonymy
Language: en
Pages: 454
Authors:
Categories: Botany
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

The list contains accepted names for genera, species, subspecies, and varieties, authors of plant names; family names; and symbols for scientific names, source
Chinese Plants Names Index 2010-2017
Language: en
Pages: 622
Authors: Cheng DU
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-18 - Publisher: EDP Sciences

The first two volumes of the Chinese Plant Names Index (CPNI) cover the years 2000 through 2009, with entries 1 through 5,516, and 2010 through 2017, with entri
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Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: A.T. Johnson
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-03 - Publisher: 5m Books Ltd

First published in 1931 by renowned horticulturalist Arthur Johnson, Plant Names Simplified is an established classic. Presented in a glossary format, this pock
Cross Name Index of Medicinal Plants
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Anthony R. Torkelson
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-12-27 - Publisher: CRC Press

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Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Plants
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: A. W. Smith
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-10 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

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