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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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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
Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,680. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs is a guide book to the world of unusual edible plants, whether they are old or new, rarely grown or from somewhere far flung. It looks at the history of plant hunters moving these plants around the world, and tells the stories of modern day enthusiasts, showcasing some of the unusual plants you may encounter as you begin your own journey into this intriguing world.
Tule Reeds and Cattails: An Adventure, A Guidebook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,180. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Prepared with teachers, students, and camp counselors in mind, this book explores the long history of California Indians and their relationship to nature and invaders. It includes hands-on projects, such as making ropes, mats, toys, fish traps, and recipes through tule reeds and cattails. A large section details the building of a navigable boat. Well-illustrated.
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.
El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente Segunda Parte
Series: El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente, Excursión Botánica. Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) 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.
Science of Plants (Botany) Medical Entrance Exams Study Material
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Biological Diversity, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
THIS STUDY MATERIAL IS: 1. Basically Targeted to All Medical Entrance Exams like AIIMS, AIPMT, AIPVT, AFMC, BHUPMT, VMUAICEE, KCET, MHCET, EAMCET, UPCAT, GOACET, PMET and DUMET etc. 2. Useful to 11th Class and 12th Class (Intermediate) Biology Students. 3. Useful to Every Biology Student. 4. Useful to who write Class-I Competitive Exams like Civil Services Exams, Bank Probationary Officer Exams an
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.
The Wonder of Wildflowers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 330. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature
Every spring Mother Nature brings forth her bounty of wonderful wildflowers. The many colors and shapes never fail to delight all who behold their unique beauty. Enjoy this country selection of nature’s noble wonder.
Dower's Prairie through the Seasons
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Economo E-Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Steve Hubner’s photos and insights are a vista into the nearly vanished deep-soil prairie of Wisconsin. Hubner tells how he and his family protected and restored 14 acres of prairie. There is no public access. This e-book is Hubner’s way to invite you to visit the prairie with him. The book features over 45 photographs, each with commentary about the restoration process and its heart-felt results.
Knowledge of Herbs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Botany
Ailanthus Almond Apple Tree Arabian Jasmine Arjun Tree Asafoetida Asiatic grewia Asparagus Bacopa Balanite Bamboo Banyan Tree Barbados Aloe Barbreng Bauhinia-Red (Red Ebony) Beleric Myrobalans/ Beddanut
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.
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