Mabberley's plant-book : a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, their classification and uses : utilizing Kubitzki's The families and genera of vascular plants (1990- ) ... (Book, 2008) [Union University]
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Mabberley's plant-book : a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, their classification and uses : utilizing Kubitzki's The families and genera of vascular plants (1990- ) ...

Author: David J Mabberley
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, cop. 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3nd ed., completely revised, with over 1650 additional new entriesView all editions and formats
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This book is an essential reference text for anyone studying, growing or writing about plants. In over 20,000 entries this comprehensive dictionary provides information on every family and genus of seed-bearing plant (including gymnosperms) plus ferns and clubmosses, combining taxonomic details and uses with English and other vernacular names. In this new edition each entry has been updated to take into  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terminology
Woordenboeken (vorm)
Nomenclature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David J Mabberley
ISBN: 9780521820714 0521820715
OCLC Number: 228078249
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009
Description: xviii, 1021 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction; How to use this book; The dictionary; Appendix; Acknowledgement of sources; Abbreviations and symbols (used in this book).
Responsibility: D.J. Mabberley.

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Mabberley's Plant-Book is internationally accepted as an essential reference for anyone studying, growing or writing about plants. This new editon is fully updated, with over 1650 new entries,  Read more...
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'The Plant-book is now widely established as a classic botanical work and an essential reference for any person, professional or amateur ... recommended as an essential and modern reference for Read more...

 
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