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The cactus family

Author: Edward F Anderson; Roger Brown; Wilhelm Barthlott
Publisher: Portland ; Cambridge : Timber Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive study of the cactus family. It addresses 125 genera and 1810 species. Including more than 1000 color photographs, it offers an introduction to each genus focusing on the discovery of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: wydawnictwa ilustrowane
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward F Anderson; Roger Brown; Wilhelm Barthlott
ISBN: 0881924989 9780881924985
OCLC Number: 749689246
Awards: Winner of Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries Annual Literature Award: Technical 2003
Winner of American Horticultural Society Book Award 2002
Description: 776 s. : fot. kolor. ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Edward F. Anderson ; with a forew. by Wilhelm Barthlott and a chapter on cacuts cultivation by Roger Brown.

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Anderson is an eminently inviting writer who delivers intriguing descriptions of the characteristics that set these plants apart. He also presents brief but brilliant surveys of ethnobotany and Read more...

 
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