Botany in a Day

Author: Thomas J. Elpel
Publisher: Hops Press
ISBN: 1892784076
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Genre: Nature

This book teaches readers how to identify plants--and their uses--within groups and families. Botany in a Day provides simple techniques for plant identification, plus line drawings that highlight family characteristics, and plant entries that discuss med

Botany in a Day

Author: Thomas J. Elpel
Publisher: Hops Press
ISBN: 1892784157
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Nature

Explains the patterns method of plant identification, describing seven key patterns for recognizing more than 45,000 species of plants, and includes an illustrated reference guide to plant families.

Botany in a Day

Author: Thomas J. Elpel
Publisher: Hops Press
ISBN: 1892784351
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Nature

Explains the patterns method of plant identification, describing eight key patterns for recognizing more than 45,000 species of plants, and includes an illustrated reference guide to plant families.

Shanleya s Quest

Author: Thomas J. Elpel
Publisher: HOPS Press
ISBN: 9781892784162
Release Date: 2005-03-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The story of a girl who paddles her canoe out to the tree islands to learn the plant traditions of her people is presented to help readers learn the patterns that will help them correctly match many species of plants to their proper families.

Plant Identification Terminology

Author: James G. Harris
Publisher: Spring Lake Pub
ISBN: 0964022168
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Science

Illustrated glossary. Terminology by category. Roots. Stems. Leaves. Surfaces. Inflorescences. Flowers. Fruits.

California Plant Families

Author: Glenn Keator
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520237099
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Nature

This volume enables readers to identify California's native and naturalized plants by learning to recognize plant families. The heart of the book contains user-friendly keys and descriptions of seventy major families prominent in California's natural environment.

Plant Taxonomy

Author: Rajni Gupta
Publisher: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
ISBN: 9788179933596
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Science

Prithipalsingh, Indian taxonomist; contributed articles.

How to Identify Flowering Plant Families

Author: John Philip Baumgardt
Publisher: Timber Press (OR)
ISBN: 0917304217
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Gardening

Includes mainly plant families found in current horticultural literature. Includes key to some flowering plant families and color photographs.

Botany Illustrated

Author: Janice Glimn-Lacy
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387288758
Release Date: 2006-10-14
Genre: Science


The Botany of Desire

Author: Michael Pollan
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780375760396
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Gardening

Focusing on the human relationship with plants, uses botany to explore four basic human desires--sweetness, beauty, intoxication, and control--through of four plants that embody them: the apple, tulip, marijuana, and potato.

Foraging the Mountain West

Author: Thomas J. Elpel
Publisher: Hops Press
ISBN: 189278436X
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Nature

Foraging the Mountain West is a guide to harvesting and celebrating nature's abundance.

Botany For Dummies

Author: Rene Fester Kratz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118110843
Release Date: 2011-06-15
Genre: Science

The easy way to score your highest in botany Employment of biological scientists is projected to grow 21% over the next decade, much faster than the average for all occupations, as biotechnological research and development continues to drive job growth. Botany For Dummies gives you a thorough, easy-to-follow overview of the fundamentals of botany, helping you to improve your grades, supplement your learning, or review before a test. Covers evolution by natural selection Offers plain-English explanations of the structure and function of plants Includes plant identification and botanical phenomenon Tracking a typical course in botany, this hands-on, friendly guide is your ticket to acing this required course for your major in biology, microbiology, zoology, or elementary education.