Tropical and Subtropical Trees

Posted by 07.05. 2007 11:42:04 (5757 readers)

Tropical and Subtropical Trees: An Encyclopedia

An Encyclopedia | This exhaustive, lavishly illustrated A-Z encyclopedia describes tropical and subtropical trees by their specific attributes and profiles, such as color, shape, texture, flowers, foliage, or fruit. It also includes a collection of useful quick-reference checklists that help gardeners, designers, and planners to choose appropriate species for specific uses and conditions. Useful summary boxes for every species cover details such as growth habits, light and shade requirements, tolerances, soil types, details of propagation, and problems that may occur.

The result is an irresistible mix of images, descriptive captions, and informed reference texts. It is both a superb introduction for the beginner and an authoritative companion for the enthusiast and professional, providing greater knowledge and understanding of the key elements of tree classification, anatomy and use from around the world. This is destined to become the essential reference work for all gardeners, designers, planners, arboriculturists and horticulturists with an interest and passion for the tropical and subtropical.

Author: Margaret Barwick,
Publisher: Timber Press, Incorporated , 2004-10-01
ISBN: 0881926612, EAN: 0008819266129
You can order this book from Amazon.com

Articles: tropical subtropical

13.04. 2007
8.66 kB readers
Tropical Flowering Plants
13.04. 2007
6.05 kB readers
Hibiscus
14.04. 2007
5.82 kB readers
Bromeliads for the Contemporary Garden
25.11. 2007
14.87 kB readers
Hippeastrum 'Mambo' - Amaryllis
18.10. 2007
14.90 kB readers
Hippeastrum 'La Paz' - Amaryllis
22.09. 2006
8.91 kB readers
Hibiscus
30.06. 2007
14.83 kB readers
Passiflora mollissima - Banana Passion Flower
18.10. 2007
33.39 kB readers
Hippeastrum 'Lady Jane' - Amaryllis
29.03. 2007
7.04 kB readers
Bamboo for Gardens
18.04. 2007
8.60 kB readers
The Gardener's Guide to Growing Cannas