By: Henderson, Andrew; Galeano, Gloria & Bernal, Rodrigo
New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1995
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 015946
Condition: As New
Illustrated, octavo, pp xii, 352, an immaculate copy in dustwrapper. [This user-friendly and authoritative book will serve scientists, growers, and sightseers as a guide to the 67 genera and 550 species of naturally occurring palms found in the Americas. Its purpose is to give an introduction to the diversity of palms and allow almost anyone to identify a palm from this part of the world. Providing scientifically accurate descriptions and a rich supply of illustrations, including color photos taken in the wild of over 256 species, this guide is extraordinary in its coverage of the plant that ... View More...