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Plant Science, an Introduction to Botany

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4 DVD discs and paperback guidebook in the Great Courses series. 24 lectures at 30 minutes per lecture.

Disc 1 - 1. The Joy of Botany, 2.Plants are like people, 3. Moss sex and peat's engineered habitat, 4. Fern spores and the vascualar conquest of land, 5. Roots and symbiosis with non-plants, 6. Stems are more than just the in-between.
Disc 2 - 7. The leaf as a biochemical factory, 8. Photosynthesis everyone should understand, 9. Days and years in the life of plants, 10. Advent of seeds: Cycads and Ginkgoes, 11. Why conifers are holiday plants, 12. Secrets of flower power.
Disc 3 - 13. The coevolution of who pollinates whom, 14. The many forms of fruit: Tomatoes to Peanuts, 15. Plant seeds get around, 16. Water plants come from land, 17. Why the Tropics have so many plant species, 18. The complexity of grasses and grasslands.
Disc 4 - 19. Shrublands of Roses and wine, 20. The desert bonanza of plant shapes, 21. How temperate trees change colour and grow, 22. Apline cold make plants do funny things, 23. Bad plants aren't so bad, 24. Modifying the genes of plants.

The book and DVD are sealed together in clear, plastic wrap.

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Author(s):
Kleier, Professor Catherine
Condition:
As new
Format:
Paperback
Publisher:
The Great Courses
Title:
Plant Science, an Introduction to Botany

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4 DVD discs and paperback guidebook in the Great Courses series. 24 lectures at 30 minutes per lecture.

Disc 1 - 1. The Joy of Botany, 2.Plants are like people, 3. Moss sex and peat's engineered habitat, 4. Fern spores and the vascualar conquest of land, 5. Roots and symbiosis with non-plants, 6. Stems are more than just the in-between.
Disc 2 - 7. The leaf as a biochemical factory, 8. Photosynthesis everyone should understand, 9. Days and years in the life of plants, 10. Advent of seeds: Cycads and Ginkgoes, 11. Why conifers are holiday plants, 12. Secrets of flower power.
Disc 3 - 13. The coevolution of who pollinates whom, 14. The many forms of fruit: Tomatoes to Peanuts, 15. Plant seeds get around, 16. Water plants come from land, 17. Why the Tropics have so many plant species, 18. The complexity of grasses and grasslands.
Disc 4 - 19. Shrublands of Roses and wine, 20. The desert bonanza of plant shapes, 21. How temperate trees change colour and grow, 22. Apline cold make plants do funny things, 23. Bad plants aren't so bad, 24. Modifying the genes of plants.

The book and DVD are sealed together in clear, plastic wrap.

Author(s):
Kleier, Professor Catherine
Condition:
As new
Format:
Paperback
Publisher:
The Great Courses
Title:
Plant Science, an Introduction to Botany

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