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14/01/2017

Ecology of Plants

Beardshaw, Chris -  How does your garden grow?
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Cover: Hardback
Comments: ,  (RRP £20), New
Price: £(GBP)13.50
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Bellamy -  Botanic man
The book based on the television series which established this well known character's career as the spokesman for plants. 208 pages. 1978 12 x 8 ½
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)7.50
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Bulow-Olsen -  Plant Communities
In the Penguin Nature Guides series, an easy to read introduction to the subject. 128 pages with numerous colour illustrations. 1978 9 x 4 ¾
 
Cover: Laminated Illustrated Hard cover
Comments: , Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)4.00
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Given, David -  Principles and Practice of Plant Conservation
A comprehensive review of the subject, supported by the WWF and IUCN, covering both principles and practical examples from around the world. 1994 10 ¾ x 7 ½ 292 pages
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments:  (RRP £22.95), New
Price: £(GBP)12.50
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View larger image of 'Alpine Plants - Ecology for Gardeners'Good & Millward -  Alpine Plants - Ecology for Gardeners
Brings together the various factors which influence the ecology of Alpine plants so that growers might get some insights as to how the plants survive in their natural habitats and thereby giving food for thought on how to successfully grow them in cultivation. Draws on the latest research and knowledge from many academics and expert growers, it presents the information in an easy to read style. Although there is no mention of Cacti some of the information might give food for thought about some of the higher altitude plants which have quite a following these days. 2007 10 x 7 ¾ 176 pages
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments:  (RRP £25), New
Price: £(GBP)18.50
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View larger image of 'Insects and Gardens - In Pursuit of a Garden Ecology'Grissell, Eric -  Insects and Gardens - In Pursuit of a Garden Ecology
With our greater appreciation of the function and critical importance of all aspects of the environment to our and the world’s well being, this book helps by explaining the types of insects we encounter in our gardens, then goes on to explain how they interact with both the plants and each other, before going on to explain how we can encourage them in our garden for both their use and our appreciation.. Well illustrated with many fascinating colour photographs. TIMBER PRESS BOOK 2001 9 x 6 345 pages
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments:  (RRP £14.99), New
Price: £(GBP)10.00
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View larger image of 'Plant'Marinelli, Janet -  Plant
This substantial book helps the gardener by looking at where different plants come from in habitat, so helping you to understand what will grow well where, how to look after them and thereby avoid failures. Grouped by plant type, many genera are covered explaining where the plant comes from, their preferred conditions, and much concise useful information. Introductory sections cover the background to the plants and gardening, and numerous colour photographs make this book a joy to read. 2004 12 x 10 ¼ 512 pages
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments:  (RRP £30), New
Price: £(GBP)22.50
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Moore -  Green Planet
Sub titled “The Story of Plant Life on Earth”, this covers all aspect of plants that you are likely to think of in a very pleasant yet informative manner. 288 pages with numerous colour illustrations. 1982 11 ¼ x 8 ½.
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)9.50
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Phillips & Rix -  The Botanical Garden Volume 2 - Perennials and Annuals
See the entry for the two volume set for information.
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: Just the second volume hence the bargain price (RRP £50), New
Price: £(GBP)25.00
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Rice, Graham -  Hellebores - RHS Wisley Handbook
A concise introduction to these plants, covering choice of plants for soil and situation and their cultivation. 96 pages 8 ½ x 5 ½ 2002
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: ,  (RRP £7.99), New
Price: £(GBP)4.00
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Tosco -  Flowering Wilderness
Covers the plant kingdom by category of plant, with a wide range of well reproduced colour photos. 128 pages 1972 12 x 9
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)8.50
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