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Botany for the gardener

Douglas Miller Reid

Botany for the gardener

by Douglas Miller Reid

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Published by Macdonald & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Douglas Reid.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB454 .R4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6016552M
    LC Control Number66074443
    OCLC/WorldCa11478471

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    E-BOOK EXCERPT. Presents an introduction to the science of botany written specifically for gardeners and horticulturists, focusing on flowering plants or angiosperms, the largest group in the plant kingdom, and gymnosperms, plants that produce seeds in the open spaces of cones. Jan 19,  · Buy RHS Botany for Gardeners: The Art and Science of Gardening Explained & Explored 01 by The Royal Horticultural Society (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().

    Jul 25,  · Capon is also a lifelong gardener, though images of his own place never appear in the pages. “Botany for Gardeners” was born as a textbook out of lecture notes for a botany class Capon taught for many years to non-science students, so it’s thorough—but not the kind of dense, full-fledged botany text that will scare you away. May 17,  · The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng Fiction. Paperback Sep Also in ebook. pages. Published by Weinstein Books In the season of garden home tours, you don't want to miss this transport to the Malaysian highlands where an enigmatic Japanese gardener who once created his native country's Imperial gardens has recreated such a specimen using all the classical techniques .


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