Plant Identification Terminology

An Illustrated Glossary

Author: James G. Harris,Melinda Woolf Harris

Publisher: Spring Lake Pub

ISBN: 9780964022164

Category: Science

Page: 206

View: 1379

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

Introduction to the Geology of Southern California and Its Native Plants

Author: Clarence A. Hall Jr.

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520933265

Category: Science

Page: 512

View: 302

With its active fault systems, complex landforms, and myriad natural habitats, southern California boasts a rich and dynamic geologic environment. This abundantly illustrated volume at last provides an up-to-date, authoritative, and accessible resource for students and general readers interested in southern California's geology and native plants. Covering an extensive area, north from San Diego to Yosemite in the Sierra Nevada and east to the Mojave and Colorado deserts, its unique, comprehensive approach brings together for the first time the basic principles of geology, the story of plate tectonics, in-depth discussion of the geology of many specific locales within the region, and information on identifying southern California's native plants.

An Illustrated Glossary of Botanical Terminologies

(An Easy Approach to Plants Terms)

Author: Hasnain Nangyal

Publisher: Bentham Science Publishers

ISBN: 168108094X

Category: Science

Page: 180

View: 1501

An Illustrated Glossary of Botanical Terminologies is intended as a simple and concise handbook for students undertaking undergraduate or graduate courses in botany or biological sciences as well as general readers interested in understanding terms used in plant science. Readers will find many key words in this book that are often present in many botanical texts although without clear explanation or meaning. This glossary presents an easy approach to learning several plant-related terms. Key features include: -Over 1500 entries -Over 200 illustrations -Simple, easy-to-understand definitions -Brief explanations and annotated figures where possible

Wörterbuch der Biologie Dictionary of Biology

Deutsch/Englisch English/German

Author: Theodor C.H. Cole

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642553281

Category: Science

Page: 666

View: 6733

Das Wörterbuch der Biologie ... kompetent, zuverlässig, bewährt! Das Standardwerk Wörterbuch der Biologie nun in 4. aktualisierter und erweiterter Auflage, mit ca. 60.000 Begriffen. Das führende deutsch-englische Fachwörterbuch in den Life Sciences – die essenzielle Sprach- und Übersetzungshilfe. Thematische Wortfelder verschaffen einen klaren Überblick bei der Recherche und Übersetzung. Alle Fachbereiche der Biologie und angrenzender Wissenschaften sind berücksichtigt: Anatomie/Morphologie Bioanalytik Biochemie Biogeographie Biomedizin Biostatistik/Biometrie Biotechnologie Bodenkunde Entwicklungsbiologie Evolution Forstwirtschaft Genetik Histologie Immunologie Klimatologie Labor Landwirtschaft/Gartenbau Meeresbiologie/Limnologie Mikroskopie Molekularbiologie Natur & Umwelt Neurowissenschaften Ökologie Paläontologie/Erdgeschichte Parasitologie Pharmazeutische Biologie Physiologie Systematik/Phylogenie Verhaltenslehre Zellbiologie

Managing Weeds

AgGuide – A Practical Handbook

Author: Darren Bayley,David Brouwer

Publisher: NSW Agriculture

ISBN: 1742569110

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 105

View: 904

This book is for people interested in managing weeds in the landscape, either for the protection of our natural resources and biodiversity, or for the protection of agricultural production and productivity. A practical guide to help you design successful weed management programs. The AgGuide series provides an indispensable collection of resources for modern farming. Table of contents: · Are weeds a serious problem? · Defining your weed problem · Understanding your weeds · Managing your weed problem · Non-chemical weed control methods · Chemical weed control · Making an action plan

Flora of Tropical East Africa - Glossary (2003)

Author: Henk Beentje,Martin Chee

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780203971130

Category: Science

Page: 368

View: 4982

Prepared at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, in close collaboration with the East African Herbarium and in liaison with the University of Dar es Salaam, the University of Nairobi and the Makerere University, this series is designed to the highest academic standards and is a useful reference for anyone concerned with the identification and utilization of plants in eastern Africa. Each family is published as a separate part.

The Cambridge Illustrated Glossary of Botanical Terms

Author: Michael Hickey,Clive King

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521794015

Category: Science

Page: 208

View: 5480

This glossary is arranged in two sections: definitions for over 2400 botanical and horticultural terms, and illustrations and drawings that complement the definitions. (Midwest).


Author: Benjamin Lincoln Robinson,Merritt Lyndon Fernald

Publisher: N.A


Category: Botany

Page: N.A

View: 6789



Author: Hugues Vaucher

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783432987910

Category: Bark

Page: 255

View: 5147


Evolution für Dummies

Author: Greg Krukonis,Tracy Barr

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527669000

Category: Science

Page: 374

View: 4839

Von Darwin bis DNA – Ihr Wegweiser durch die Evolution Von Ihrem Körperbau bis zu Ihrem Verhalten bei der Partnerwahl – all Ihre vererbbaren Eigenschaften sind wie bei allen Lebewesen durch die Evolution bestimmt. Aber was ist Evolution überhaupt? Was treibt sie an? In diesem Buch erfahren Sie alles, was Sie über Evolution wissen müssen: Was genetische Variabilität ist, wie neue Arten entstehen, welchen Evolutionsvorteil soziales Verhalten bringt und vieles, vieles mehr. Greg Krukonis und Tracy Barr nehmen Sie mit auf eine spannende Reise durch die Geschichte der Evolution – von Darwins Theorie bis zu den neuesten wissenschaftlichen Erkenntnissen.

Plant Identification

Creating User-friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity Management

Author: Anna Lawrence,William Hawthorne

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1844070794

Category: Nature

Page: 268

View: 8265

At the Earth Summit in Rio in 1992, world leaders adopted a comprehensive programme of action for implementing sustainable development worldwide. As preparations for Earth Summit 2002 proceed, leading players from around the world present a frank assessme

Contemporary Plant Systematics

Author: Dennis W. Woodland

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781883925642

Category: Science

Page: 652

View: 9497

The fourth edition addresses the newest developments in contemporary plant classification; includes 500 all-new drawings; discusses and illustrates 275 families in detail in unique, one-page format; and includes two outstanding electronic-content features: (1) the landmark University of Wisconsin DVD Photo Atlas of the Vascular Plants now with more than 8,500 plant images representing 325 plant families (2) the all-new Interactive Keys to Vascular Plant Families of the World in CD format for easy identification of plant families

Guide to Reference and Information Sources in Plant Biology

Author: Diane Schmidt

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated


Category: Reference

Page: 282

View: 994

This third edition of a classic bibliography retains the best features of its predecessor, published ten years ago, with greatly expanded coverage of Web sites. Its nearly 1,000 annotated entries focus on core materials for botanists and plant biologists. Organized by topic rather than format, it runs the gamut from Plant Physiology to Genetics and Biotechnology. Introductory chapters discuss the study of plants, characteristics of plant biology literature, and the history of the field and the people in it. This book is for both neophyte and seasoned botanists and their information purveyors.