Garden Flora

Author: Noel Kingsbury
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697733
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Every garden plant has an origination story, and Garden Flora, by noted garden designer Noel Kingsbury, shares them in a beautifully compelling way.

European Garden Flora

Author: Stuart Max Walters
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521248594
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The present Flora, which, of necessity, is based on original taxonomic studies by
many workers, attempts to provide a scientifically accurate and up-to-date means
for the identification of plants cultivated for amenity in Europe (i.e. it does not
include crops, whether horticultural or agricultural, or garden weeds), and to
provide what are currently thought to be their correct names, together with
sufficient synonymy to make sense of catalogues and other horticultural works.
The needs of the ...

The European Garden Flora

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521420976
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The ideas which led to the productlon of The European Garden Flora derived
from two independent sources which had developed during the late 1960s and
early 1970s. One of us (SMW), then Director of the University of Cambridge
Botanic Garden and heavily involved in the completion of Flora Europaea, had
been thinking of how botanic gardens might make some contribution to the
problems of horticultural taxonomy and classification. He had indeed discussed
these matters with ...

European Garden Flora

Author: Stuart Max Walters
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521361712
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The problems of identifying plants in cultivation are many and various, and derive
from several sources which may be summarised as follows: (a) Plants in
cultivation have originated in all parts of the world, many of them from areas
whose wild flora is not well known. Many have been introduced, lost and re-
introduced under different names. lb) Plants in gardens are growing under
conditions to which they are not necessarily well adapted, and may therefore
show morphological and ...

European Garden Flora

Author: Stuart Max Walters
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521361712
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Eventually in six volumes, The European Garden Flora is the definitive manual for the accurate identification of cultivated ornamental plants.

Hortica

Author: Alfred Byrd Graf
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company
ISBN:
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The third book in Dr. Graf's renowned series of pictorial encyclopedias on ornamental plants in horticulture, this book present, in a kaleidoscope of eight thousand color photographs, more than ten thousand ornamental and fruited plants and ...