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Oliva-Esteva, Francisco -  Garden Plants of the Tropics (Venezuela)
A large number of plants commonly found in cultivation in Veneuezla are detailed, some with a full page, others with a double page. Many colour photos all of a good size including full page. 1987 10 ½ x 9 ¼ 430 pages
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , , New
Price: £(GBP)30.00
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View larger image of 'Mountain Plants of Venezuela:  The Coastal Range:  The Andes and the Tepuis:  Bromeliads'Oliva-Esteve -  Mountain Plants of Venezuela: The Coastal Range: The Andes and the Tepuis: Bromeliads
A large (and heavy!) book this illustrates plants and habitats which we don’t often see in books. Divided in to four sections, coastal range, Andes, Tepuis (Guayana) and slightly puzzlingly Bromeliads and introductory section describes the various regions. Primarily a colour photo album, with good sized well reproduced pictures, there are also descriptions and some other interesting information. Quite a remarkable and different book. 2006 12 ½ x 9 ½ 335 pages
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , , New
Price: £(GBP)125.00
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Smith, Lyman -  Notes on Bromeliaceae 1 - XXX111
Detailed descriptions and keys illustrated with sketches. Reprinted from Phytologia 1953 – 1971 as contributions from the Reed Herbarium no XX 1971 (1983 reprint) 9 ¾ x 6 ¾ 666 pages
Cover: Softcover
Comments: , Slight fading/marks to the cover, New
Price: £(GBP)25.00
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View larger image of 'Bromeliads for the Contemporary Garden'Steens, Andrew -  Bromeliads for the Contemporary Garden
Written by a New Zealand nurseryman, this book covers over 200 varieties from 28 genera suitable for outdoor cultivation in warmer climates. Well illustrated with many colour photos, this is also a very attractive book to browse for those of us who cannot grow them outside and can be used for inspiration for plants to grow indoors. 2003 10 x 8 ½ 198 pages
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , , New
Price: £(GBP)20.00
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