Practical Plant Identification – Paperback


Practical Plant Identification – Paperback Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: Cambridge University Press
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Pages: 370 Illustrations and other contents: 2 Tables, unspecified; 8 Line drawings, unspecified ISBN: 9780521678773 Categories: , ,

Basically a ‘5th’ edition of the author’s popular ‘Identification of Flowering Plant Families’. Much of the original content is preserved; but the keys have been updated and expanded, now giving concise guides to the principal characteristics of some 318 plant families. The principal genera in each family are now listed, and there is a revised bibliography.

Weight0.5 kg



"This is a very practical, handy-sized book for gardeners and students of horticulture and botany." Marilyn K. Alaimo, garden writer and volunteer, Chicago Botanic Garden

Author Biography

James Cullen is Director of the Stanley Smith (UK) Horticultural Trust. He is also holder of the Gold Vetch Memorial Medal which is awarded to people who have helped in the advancement and improvement of the science and practice of horticulture.