The Amaryllidaceae Of Southern Africa by Graham DuncanThe Amaryllidaceae Of Southern Africa by Graham Duncan

The Amaryllidaceae Of Southern Africa

byGraham Duncan

Hardcover | June 15, 2017

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Southern Africa has long been recognized as a major center of diversity for the Amaryllidaceae, and this is the first comprehensive, illustrated account of the family in the region, covering all eighteen genera and more than 263 taxa. Graham Duncan provides a botanical description for each species, along with synonyms, as well as notes on distinguishing features, life cycles, distribution, habitat, cultivation, and conservation status. Maps, identification keys, color photographs, and botanical paintings by Barbara Jeppe and Leigh Voigt round out the entries, making this the definitive work on Amaryllidaceae in the region.
Graham Duncan is curator of the Bulbous Plants Living Collection and a specialist horticulturist at the South African National Biodiversity Institute, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Barbara Jeppe (1921–99) was one of South Africa’s foremost botanical illustrators. Leigh Voigt has illustrated many books and has held more than fifteen s...
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Title:The Amaryllidaceae Of Southern AfricaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:650 pages, 10.5 × 8.25 × 2.1 inPublished:June 15, 2017Publisher:Royal Botanic Gardens KewLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1919766502

ISBN - 13:9781919766508

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