Flora Helvetica – an illustrated flora of Switzerland
German language version. (Also available in French)
The 6th edition has been completely revised: The species selection takes into account more neophytes, the plant names are based on the latest checklist of InfoFlora 2017 and all distribution maps have been updated.
The work covers almost all the wild plants in Switzerland. Each record includes one or two color photographs and descriptions including thee most useful characteristics for determination. Latin nomenclature, with German, French and Italian equivalents as well as information on taxonomy, ecology and chorology, distribution maps and frequency indices. In addition, topics such as toxicity, pharmaceutical utility and legal protection of different species are covered. A comprehensive key allows full identification of the species described.