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The European Garden Flora is the definitive manual for the accurate identification of cultivated ornamental flowering plants. Designed to meet the highest scientific standards, the vocabulary has nevertheless been kept as uncomplicated as possible so that the work is fully accessible to the informed gardener as well as to the professional botanist. This new edition has been thoroughly reorganised and revised, bringing it into line with modern taxonomic knowledge. Although European in name, the Flora covers plants cultivated in most areas of the United States and Canada as well as in non-tropical parts of Asia and Australasia. Volume I contains accounts of all the Monocotyledons, which includes those groups known informally as the 'petaloid monocotyledons' (the Liliaceae and Amaryllidaceae in the first edition, divided here among 17 families), the grasses and sedges (Gramineae and Cyperaceae), the aroids (Araceae) and the large and diverse Orchidaceae.
The next adventure in the science-based Curious George Discovers series teaches readers all about gardening and what plants need to grow.
It is not often that a person will find a report that quite literally walks them through the ins and out of a particular topic. This is one such report. It is intended to serve as a reference point, and a how-to guide. The title says it all: Organic Vegetable and Fruit Gardening: A Beginners Guide to Growing More in Small Spaces. It's all about you doing just that. In it you will find an A to Z step-by-step process, often overlooked details, photos and illustrations, shopping and planting tips, and abundant resources. Within the nine chapters we will cover topics like The Idea of an Organic Garden A Step-By-Step Checklist on Getting Started Comparing Conventional vs. Organic Gardening Methods What to Plant Organizing the Planting of Your Garden Maintaining your Garden Harvesting Storage If you are new to all of the advantages of organic gardening then this report is the one resource you will need to get started. Written in easy to understand terms, fully illustrated, and filled with valuable data and checklists Organic Vegetable and Fruit Gardening: A Beginners Guide to Growing More in Small Spaces will simply make starting your own garden a snap.
An extraordinary compendium of information on herbal medicine, Medicinal Plants of the World, Volume 2 comprehensively documents the medicinal value of twenty-four major plants species widely used around the world in medical formulations. The book's exhaustive summary of available scientific data for the plants provides detailed information on how each plant is used in different countries, describing both traditional therapeutic applications and what is known from its use in clinical trials. A comprehensive bibliography of over 3000 references cites the literature available from a wide range of disciplines. This book offers an unprecedented collection of vital scientific information for pharmacologists, herbal medicine practitioners, drug developers, medicinal chemists, phytochemists, toxicologists, and researchers who want to explore the use of plant materials for medicinal and related purposes.