Trees of Hong Kong and Southern China


Trees of Hong Kong and Southern China Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: Earnshaw Books Pages: 292 Illustrations and other contents: Illustrations, unspecified ISBN: 9789888552030 Categories: ,

Hong Kong possesses an impressively diverse tree flora with 390 native species. Trees of Hong Kong and Southern China celebrates the incredible diversity, beauty and biology of the territory’s tree species, highlighting over 100 important species that are individually illustrated in exquisitely detailed watercolour paintings by Sally Grace Bunker, an acclaimed botanical artist. The illustrations are accompanied by text that teases out a diversity of associated narratives for each species, ranging from the history of global exploration and scientific discoveries, the ecology and biology of each species, and the various ways in which they have been utilised and their cultural associations.

Weight2 kg

Author Biography

Sally Grace Bunker is a full member and a higher diploma holder of the Society of Botanical Artists (UK). Pang Chun Chiu is currently a Post-doctoral Fellow at The University of Hong Kong. Richard M. K. Saunders is a Professor of Biology at The University of Hong Kong.