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Handbook of North European Garden Plants

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Handbook of North European Garden Plants with Keys to Families and Genera edited by James Cullen, provides a means for the accurate identification of over 190 families and 2220 genera of flowering plants cultivated out-of-doors in gardens in north-west Europe and in other geographical regions with a similar climate, including parts of North America. The text is an abridged version of The European Garden Flora, published in six volumes, and constitutes a handy single volume digest that considers families and genera, but not species. A key to all the families is provided and, for each of the families, a key to the genera within it. Scientifically rigorous descriptions of families and genera follow, including information on the number of constituent genera or species, and details of geographical distribution. Illustrations of genera from most of the major families are included to aid accurate identification.

The covers and spine are in very good condition. The spine shows signs of yellowing as do the edges of the pages otherwise the book does not really look as if it has been used or opened.

Item details

Author(s):
Edited by Cullen James
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
9 x 6
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
640
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Handbook of North European Garden Plants

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Handbook of North European Garden Plants with Keys to Families and Genera edited by James Cullen, provides a means for the accurate identification of over 190 families and 2220 genera of flowering plants cultivated out-of-doors in gardens in north-west Europe and in other geographical regions with a similar climate, including parts of North America. The text is an abridged version of The European Garden Flora, published in six volumes, and constitutes a handy single volume digest that considers families and genera, but not species. A key to all the families is provided and, for each of the families, a key to the genera within it. Scientifically rigorous descriptions of families and genera follow, including information on the number of constituent genera or species, and details of geographical distribution. Illustrations of genera from most of the major families are included to aid accurate identification.

The covers and spine are in very good condition. The spine shows signs of yellowing as do the edges of the pages otherwise the book does not really look as if it has been used or opened.

Author(s):
Edited by Cullen James
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
9 x 6
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
640
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Handbook of North European Garden Plants

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