Trees are one of the dominant features of our existence on earth and play a fundamental role in the environment. This book gives the reader an overview and understanding of trees. Subject areas covered include ecology and conservation, tree anatomy and evolution, pathology, silviculture, propagation, and surgery. The different chapters cover trees from various world habitats, from northern boreal and montane coniferous forests to tropical and subtropical rainforests. The book is fully illustrated throughout with the highest quality color photos and is invaluable to professionals and students in plant science, plant biology, ecology, and conservation and to those working in forestry and arboriculture.The account by the expeditiona#39;s Surgeon Torst of this incident is as follows: a#39;... they brought me the nut of certain fruit trees, resembling in form the a#39;droiensa#39;. Having the taste of our large Dutch bean; and those which were younger were like aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Trees & Forests, A Colour Guide|
|Author||:||Bryan G. Bowes|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2010-01-15|