The 600 most commonly encountered wildflowers in Australia are here illustrated in watercolour by three of the country's foremost botanical artists, together with descriptions using a minimum of botanical terms. A valuable visual reference which clarifies the descriptive terms used. Includes a glossary and separate indexes of botanical and common names.
An authoritative reference work and indispensible guide for anyone interested in Australia's superb wildflowers. The book includes 600 of the most commonly encountered Australian wildflowers, described in clear, concise language and beautifully illustrated by three of Australia's leading botanical illustrators.
"Excellent coverage...essential to worldwide bibliographic coverage."--American Reference Books Annual. This comprehensive reference provides current finding & ordering information on more than 123,000 in-print books published in Australia. You'll also find brief profiles of more than 12,000 publishers & distributors whose titles are represented, as well as information on trade associations, local agents of overseas publishers, literary awards, & more. From Thorpe.
Focusing on the North American continent, this book, the first of its kind, identifies and describes major field guides in all scientific subject areas (from plants, animals, and insects to astronomy and weather, geology and fossils, and man-made objects). Organized by topic, it offers complete bibliographic information and descriptions of more than 1,300 field guides.