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Plant Families in Pictures
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
The photographs illustrating the “Plant Families in Pictures” were taken by Claude Trudel at the Montréal Botanical Garden. Plant families are listed in alphabetical order (botanical name), with a plant example (common name, botanical name ‘cultivar name’, origin, photo). The botanical names are in italic. The many plants of the Montréal Botanical Garden come from all continents.
The Miracle of Creation in Plants
Price: Free! Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
The aim in the preparation of this book is, by setting out the miraculous features of plants, to remind readers of subjects that they come across all the time in the flow of daily life, but to which they pay no attention and never think of as "the miracle of creation".
Photosynthesis: The Green Miracle
Price: Free! Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Plants come in more than 500,000 varieties and occupy a vitally important place in human life. This limitless resource, placed at mankind’s disposal by Allah (God), is the source of the fresh air we breathe, the food we consume to survive, and much of the energy we use.
El Secreto de la Vainilla
Price: Free! Words: 16,690. Language: Spanish. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Mediante impresiones personales, se expone la historia de la vainilla, su leyenda y su ciencia, la condición actual de su cultivo en México y su futuro. Es un libro para jóvenes que disfrutarán lectores de todas las edades.
Familles de plantes en photos
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: French. Published: January 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
2018 - Nouvelle édition revue et augmentée / Les photos illustrant ce livre ont été prises au Jardin botanique de Montréal par Claude Trudel. Elles illustrent la beauté et la diversité de la végétation. Classées par ordre alphabétique, les informations sur chaque famille sont ainsi présentées: nom de la famille; nombre de genres attribués à cette famille; exemple photo d’une espèce.
Of Branch Collars & Broken Combs
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening
Experiments and criticism of ornamental tree pruning. Pruning to do the least damage. With photos and diagrams.
Urban Foraging
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Urban Foraging walks readers through the seasons, discussing what plants in the city are edible and which parts are the tastiest. It includes recipes and anecdotes - historical and personal - and special sections on herbal teas, edible garden weeds, mushrooms and more.
Original Drawings of Wild Flowers
Series: Sketchbook Drawings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2018 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Pictures to use as greetings cards and in other craftwork, or print out and frame. A link to the high resolution PDFs is at the end of the book. Thumbnails of the pictures can be seen at https://www.booksfromdodo.uk/flower_prints.htm
The Plant, the flower
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Better Farming Series, no.5. This illustrated manual uses groundnut and maize flowers as examples to teach about how a flower functions for fertilization with the reproductive organs of the plant, and how seeds and fruit are generated. It also covers seeds and sowing, and storage of grain and seeds.
Vegetationskundliche Exkursion in die Eifel: Eine Einführung
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: German. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Ziel dieses Führers ist es, die wichtigsten Pflanzengesellschaften im nordrhein-westfälischen Teil der Eifel vorzustellen um ihre Ansprache im Gelände zu ermöglichen. Standortansprüche und eventuelle Nutzung wie Mahd, Beweidung oder Düngung werden beschrieben, so dass der Naturfreund die Mechanismen versteht, die zur Ausprägung der Pflanzengesellschaften führen. Ein besonderes Augenmerk liegt bei
Florestas, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Forest ecosystems in the district of Bragança provide a remarkable set of benefits to the society. In this work we analysed the major forest ecosystem services in the region based on the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment framework. We describe shortly the services of biodiversity maintenance, production of biomass for energy, mushrooms and other non-woody forest resources, regulation of atmospheric
Wondrous Wildflowers of Boulder County Trails
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
With all of the time and effort we spend on our gardens, we sometimes forget that Mother Nature is the best gardener of all. These hardy survivors endure drought, freezes, hail, heat, grazing & other traumas to please us each spring, summer & fall. Take this beautifully illustrated guide with you as you hike Boulder County's trails. Includes month of bloom and trails where each flower can be found
Easy and Simple Geranium Care - A Guide to Growing Gorgeous Geraniums
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011 by Ebook.Gd Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening
Take the guesswork out of growing geraniums with an easy and concise guide for the home gardener on how to grow beautiful geraniums. This book includes easy instructions on -How to care for geraniums -Propagation techniques -Growing from seed -Winterover geraniums -Frequently asked questions for troubleshooting problems
El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente Segunda Parte
Series: El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente, Excursión Botánica. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2014 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
En este trabajo, el Profesor Bruno Manara nos hará un recorrido por el Ávila para hablarnos de su historia, mostrarnos unos sitios de interés y la variada flora de los distintos ambientes de nuestro Parque Nacional capitalino. De paso, nos enseñará varios animales que viven en el Parque. En esta primera parte: Excursión Botánica.
Árboles de México
Price: Free! Words: 67,090. Language: Spanish. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Biological Diversity
Guía descriptiva de las características de ochenta y ocho especies de arboles nativas de México
I Am Casuarina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Essay » Literature
Join us as we invite a family of deceptively leafless trees and shrubs to review and interpret its life strategy in its own voice. Casuarinas, at home with infertility and wildfire, generate substantial solar power by combining a highly original photosynthetic design and an unsharing attitude toward animals – to the benefit of wood-chopping humans.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 1 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Stalk Rot of Corn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
Stalk rot is an international and perennial problem with growing corn. This book describes of the causes of stalk rot in corn leading to suggestions for growers, seed companies, agronomists and corn breeders on reducing the occurence of corn stalk rot.
Magical Mahogany: A Personal Encounter with One of Singapore's Most Commonly Seen Trees
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Francis Lim weaves a fascinating story of the mahogany tree by blending together selected scientific facts with a rich concoction of medicinal folklore as well as elements like personal encounters, field studies and observations, experiments, and discoveries about the life and times of one of the world's best known tropical hardwood tree, the mahogany.
Dictionary of Botany
Series: Dictionaries, Book 1 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 193 · A Quick Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
This dictionary is for the students and teacher of Botany. The detailed definitions are followed by appropriate examples and suitable references. A must have book for the students of Science!