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The A to Z of plant names : a quick reference guide to 4000 garden plants

Author: Allen J Coombes
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2012.
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"Botanical names can be baffling to even the most experienced gardener. But a plant's botanical name is more than just a handy labelit can tell a plant's country of origin, the shape of its leaves, the color of its petals, and much more. The A to Z of Plant Names clears the confusion and allows every gardener to name plants with confidence. This comprehensive yet handy guide features the botanic names of the plants  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Coombes, Allen J.
A to Z of plant names.
Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2012
(DLC) 2011029271
(OCoLC)741564356
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Allen J Coombes
ISBN: 9781604693980 1604693983
OCLC Number: 806056030
Description: 1 online resource (312 pages)
Responsibility: Allen J. Coombes.
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Botanical names are essential to accurate identification of plants but many gardeners find them unwieldy and intimidating. This book aims to provide the reader with an understanding of how a plant  Read more...

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"Pronunciations, common names, and classifications are included, making this a quick and simple ready reference guide." --Booklist "Exactly the sort of botanical geekery I love." --Garden Rant Read more...

 
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