CRC World Dictionary of Plant Names: Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology, Volume 2

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Taylor & Francis US, Nov 23, 1999 - Science - 864 pages
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A comprehensive reference for all involved with plants and gardens, whether they are growing, studying, or writing about them.

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Organized by genus, this extraordinary reference includes vernacular and scientific names for most if not all of the world's plant species. The entry for Carica L. Caricaceae begins with the etymology ... Read full review

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The CRC World Dictionary of Plant Names , a four volume set, is the most comprehensive work of its kind available today. The reader will find its coverage absorbing and useful. Umberto Quattrocchi ... Read full review


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