Edible Medicinal And Non-medicinal Plants: Volume 10, Modified Stems, Roots, Bulbs by T. K. LimEdible Medicinal And Non-medicinal Plants: Volume 10, Modified Stems, Roots, Bulbs by T. K. Lim

Edible Medicinal And Non-medicinal Plants: Volume 10, Modified Stems, Roots, Bulbs

byT. K. Lim

Hardcover | February 16, 2016

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Volume 10 is part of a multi compendium Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants. This work is of significant interest to medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists, botanists, agriculturists, conservationists and general public. 59 plant species with edible modified stems, roots and bulbs in the families Amaranthaceae, Cannaceae, Cibotiaceae, Convolvulaceae, Cyperaceae, Dioscoreaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Fabaceae, Iridaceae, Lamiaceae, Marantaceae, Nelumbonaceae, Nyctaginaceae, Nymphaeaceae, Orchidaceae, Oxalidaceae, Piperaceae, Poaceae, Rubiaceae, Simaroubaceae, Solanaceae, Tropaeolaceae, Typhaceae and Zingiberaceae. Topics covered include: taxonomy; common/ vernacular names; origin/ distribution; agroecology; edible plant parts/uses; botany; nutritive/medicinal properties, nonedible uses and selected references.
TK Lim (Tong Kwee Lim) obtained his Bachelor and Masters in Agricultural Science from the University of Malaya and his PHD (Botanical Sciences) from the University of Hawaii. He worked in the University of Agriculture Malaysia for 20 years as a lecturer and Associate Professor; as Principal Horticulturist for 9 years for the Department...
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Title:Edible Medicinal And Non-medicinal Plants: Volume 10, Modified Stems, Roots, BulbsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:659 pagesPublished:February 16, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9401772754

ISBN - 13:9789401772754

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Amaranthaceae
Cannaceae
Convolvulaceae
Cyperaceae
Dioscoraceae
Doryanthaceae
Droseraceae
Dryopteridaceae
Euphorbiaceae
Fabaceae
Lamiaceae
Marantaceae
Nelumbonaceae
Nyctaginaceae
Nymphaeaceae
Onagraceae
Piperaceae
Poaceae
Rubiaceae
Simaroubaceae
Solanaceae
Tropaeolaceae
Typhaceae
Zingiberaceae
Zygophyllaceae
Medical Glossary
Scientific Glossary
Common Name Index
Scientific Name Index