The A to Z of Plant Names

The A to Z of Plant Names
Author : Allen J. Coombes
Publisher : Timber Press
Total Pages : 312
Release : 2012-05-29
ISBN 10 : 9781604691962
ISBN 13 : 1604691964
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: 2012-05-29 - Publisher: Timber Press

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
The A to Z of Plant Names
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Allen J. Coombes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-29 - Publisher: Timber Press

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
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Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Botany
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 401
Authors: Lisa Yount
Categories: Biologists
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - 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
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Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Umberto Quattrocchi
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-11-22 - Publisher: CRC Press

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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
National List of Scientific Plant Names
Language: en
Pages:
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
Cross Name Index of Medicinal Plants
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Anthony R. Torkelson
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-12-27 - Publisher: CRC Press

Languages of common names cited: African dialects, Arabic, Aztec, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Egyptian, English, French, German, Greek, Hindu, Indian, Italian, Japa
Northwest Plant Names and Symbols for Ecosystem Inventory and Analysis
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Portland, Or.)
Categories: Botany
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - 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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