Botany Illustrated PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Botany Illustrated free pdf This easy-to-use book helps you acquire a wealth of fascinating information about plants. There are 130 pages with text, each facing 130 pages of beautiful illustrations. Each page is a separate subject. Included is a coloring guide for the realistic illustrations. The illustration pages are composed of scientifically accurate line drawings with the true sizes of the plants indicated. Using colored pencils and the authors instructions, you can color the various plant structures to stand out in vivid clarity. Your knowledge of plants increases rapidly as you color the illustrations. There is a balanced selection of subjects that deal with all kinds of plants. However, the emphasis is on flowering plants, which dominate the earth. Drawings show common houseplants, vegetables, fruits, and landscape plants. They also show common weeds, wild flowers, desert plants, water plants, and crop plants. Botany Illustrated, Second Edition, has three sections. An Introduction to Plants gives you facts on everything from cells to seeds. The Major Groups section is from fungi to algae, ferns, conifers, and flowering plants. In Flowering Plant Families are magnolias to asters, and water-plantains to orchids, with the families of major interest included. You will find plants used for food, ornamentals, lumber, medicines, herbs, dyes, and fertilizers, whether wild or poisonous, or of special importance to our Earth s ecosystem. Topics that will be of interest to you include: Why leaves turn color in autumn How certain plants devour insects How a flower develops into a fruit with seeds Why some plants only flower at certain times of the year How water, nutrients, and sugars move within a plant, including tall trees How flowers are pollinated The inside story of how plants manufacture their own food How plants are named and classified How vines climb Why pinching makes plants bushy How plants reproduce sexually Why shoots grow towards light How specific leaf colors can indicate specific mineral deficiencies Botany Illustrated, Second Edition, is especially easy to use because of its great flexibility. You can read the text and look at the drawings, read the text and color the drawings, or just enjoy coloring the drawings. No matter where your interests lead you, you will quickly find your knowledge of plants growing! Thus, this beautiful book will be of great value to students, scientists, artists, crafters, naturalists, home gardeners, teachers, and all plant lovers."

About Janice Glimn-Lacy

Unfortunately, at this time we cannot provide you with specifics of the particular Founder Janice Glimn-Lacy. But this does not necessarily mean we are unsuccessful to be with her selection. In addition we inquire that you simply allow us within this issue. Should you have down time and want will hugely value should you give people your details. As soon as acquiring these feedback and data through customers regarding the Botany Illustrated Writer Janice Glimn-Lacy, all of us 1st her check. Once we ensure that all real, merely submit the item. Many of us fully grasp this aid along with many thanks before hand.

Details Book

Author : Janice Glimn-Lacy
Publisher : Springer Us
Data Published : 01 January 2006
ISBN : 1280634383
EAN : 9781280634383
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 146 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Botany Illustrated



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Westcott's Plant Disease Handbook free pdfWestcott's Plant Disease Handbook

    Westcott's Plant Disease is a reference book on diseases which attack plants. Diseases of plants are found on most all plants including trees. shrubs. grasses. forage. fruits. vegetables. garden and greenhouse plants as well as native wild flowers and even weeds..


  • How To Propagate 375 Plants free pdfHow To Propagate 375 Plants

    This is an illustrated directory of flowers. trees. shrubs. climbers. water plants. vegetables and herbs. with 650 photographs. It is an A-Z guide to 375 of the best plants for propagating. describing their size and shape..


  • Parasitic Flowering Plants free pdfParasitic Flowering Plants

    Parasitic flowering plants are strikingly impressive and beautiful and hold many surprises of both general and scientific interest. Parasites also have great influence on the quality of human life when attacking crop plants..


  • The New Oxford Book of Food Plants free pdfThe New Oxford Book of Food Plants

    The Oxford Book of Food Plants is a beautifully illustrated compendium of facts about the plants we grow in our gardens and use in our cooking. Gorgeous botanical illustrations are accompanied by accessible yet authoritative descriptions of each plant..


  • The World of Plants free pdfThe World of Plants

    Reveal to your child how God specially designed the plants around us. See Gods hand as you study seeds. leaves and flowers. This book will help you and your child explore meat-eating plants. fungi. algae..


  • Botany Illustrated free pdfBotany Illustrated

    Download E Books Free. This easy-to-use book helps you acquire a wealth of fascinating information about plants. There are 130 pages with text, each facing 130 pages of beautiful illustrations. Each p