Edward F. Anderson
The Cactus Family
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The Cactus Family Edward F. Anderson Only now, at the beginning of the new millennium, is there an up to date, comprehensive study of the cactus family This long awaited, monumental work covers the Cactaceae in an encyclopedic manner, addressing 125 genera and 1810 species The most comprehensive single resource on the subject available today, it includes than 1000 color photographs in addition to otherOnly now, at the beginning of the new millennium, is there an up to date, comprehensive study of the cactus family This long awaited, monumental work covers the Cactaceae in an encyclopedic manner, addressing 125 genera and 1810 species The most comprehensive single resource on the subject available today, it includes than 1000 color photographs in addition to other illustrations The introduction to each genus concentrates on the discovery of the cacti, and the improvements in our understanding of them, many of which result from relatively recent investigation As stated in the foreword, Cacti have a special fascination all their own Miniature spiny dwarf cacti less than an inch in diameter are hidden in the arid regions of North and South America the majestic columns of the giant saguaro, Carnegiea gigantea, dominate the deserts of Arizona Yet all these cacti, given time, offer the surprising paradox of brilliant flowers, their delicacy a striking contrast to the strong spines that keep the viewer at a respectful distance This remarkable diversity is fully described and illustrated in this authoritative encyclopedia, which is both scientifically accurate and readable It also includes a chapter by Roger Brown on the cultivation of cacti, making the book even useful to growers and hobbyists, as well as to taxonomists, ethnobotanists, and conservationists indeed, anyone interested in succulent plants.. The Cactus Family Only now at the beginning of the new millennium is there an up to date comprehensive study of the cactus family This long awaited monumental work covers the Cactaceae in an encyclopedic manner ad
  • Title: The Cactus Family
  • Author: Edward F. Anderson
  • ISBN: 9780881924985
  • Page: 158
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Cactus Family Edward F. Anderson The Cactus Family Edward F Anderson Mar , Only now, at the beginning of the new millennium, is there an up to date, comprehensive study of the cactus family This long awaited, monumental work covers the Cactaceae in an encyclopedic manner, addressing genera and species. Cactus The Cactus Family by Edward F Anderson The Cactus Family Only now, at the beginning of the new millennium, is there an up to date, comprehensive study of the cactus family This long awaited, monumental work covers the Cactaceae in an encyclopedic manner, addressing genera and species Only now, at the beginning of the new millennium, is there an up to date, Cactaceae Cactus Family Identify plants, flowers, shrubs Cactaceae Plants of the Cactus Family The cacti originated in the New World Worldwide, there are now about genera and than , species Sixteen genera are found in North America Some well known members of this family include peyote Lophophora Williamsii , saguaro Carnegiea or Cereus , Christmas cactus Zygocactus , The Cactus Family by Edward Anderson, Roger Brown The Cactus Family is a handsome and impressive publication which lists species of cacti The first chapter, Distinctive Features of Cacti, considers what identifies the cactus Chapter Two Ethnobotany of Cacti, describes the various practical, religious and recreational uses of a number of cacti. The Cactus Family Edward F Anderson The Cactus Family It also includes a chapter by Roger Brown on the cultivation of cacti, making the book even useful to growers and hobbyists, as well as to taxonomists, ethnobotanists, and conservationists indeed, anyone interested in succulent plants. Cactus family Cactaceae Botanical online The cactus family Cactaceae includes about species of plants distributed in places of desertic or very dry climate, mainly in Central America and South America, although they have been introduced and adapted to other places of dry and warm climate, as Australia, the Mediterranean and East frica.

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    1. David Bales says:

      Impressive, monumental book on cacti, the culmination of 45 years of research and world travel impossible to read completely, but essentially a comprehensive reference book for the lover of cacti Over 1,810 species are described in numerous world countries, with beautiful photographs We got it to look classify our burgeoning cactus collection.

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