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The cactus primer

  • 286 Pages
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Harvard University Press , Cambridge, Mass
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StatementArthur C. Gibson, Park S. Nobel.
ContributionsNobel, Park S.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK495.C11 G5 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 286 p., [1] leaf of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2543160M
ISBN 100674089901
LC Control Number85024874

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The Cactus Primer presents the amateur cactophile with an excellent introduction to cactus biology and provides the informed reader with an invaluable summary of the last forty years’ research.

This book goes far beyond books that instruct readers in the propagation, growth, and care of these plants; addressing matters of more scientific. The Cactus Primer by Arthur C.

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This book goes far beyond books that instruct readers in the propagation, growth, and care of these plants; addressing matters of more scientific Author: Arthur Gibson. The Cactus Primer. [Arthur C Gibson; Park S Nobel] -- The Cactus Primer presents the amateur cactophile with an excellent introduction to cactus biology and provides the informed reader with an invaluable summary of the last forty years' research.

Enhanced by over illustrations and supplemented with an extensive glossary, this book will. The Cactus Primer presents the amateur cactophile with an excellent introduction to cactus biology and provides the informed reader with an invaluable summary of the last forty years' research.

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By Arthur C. Gibson & Park Nobel. This is a nice, clean, tight, 1st Printing from Like New Condition; Easily Gift-Worthy [ no dustjacket; otherwise, book is totally clean, tight with strong hinges, square, well-bound, strongly printed, well-illustrated with sharp, 1st Printing pictures ].Seller Rating: % positive.

The Cactus Primer (Book): Gibson, Arthur C.: The Cactus Primer presents the amateur cactophile with an excellent introduction to cactus biology and provides the informed reader with an invaluable summary of the last forty years' research.

This book goes far beyond books that instruct readers in the propagation, growth, and care of these plants; addressing matters of more scientific interest. “ The authors state that their Primer ‘is the first and not the final chapter of the learning experience.’ If this is the case, then this book is a wonderful beginning.

Gibson and Nobel have done a masterful job of gathering together information about the cactus family and of presenting it in a pleasant and lucid style.

The Cactus Primer presents the amateur cactophile with an excellent introduction to cactus biology and provides the informed reader with an invaluable summary of the last forty years' research.

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This book goes far beyond books that instruct readers in the propagation, growth, and care of these plants; addressing matters of more scientific interest, it takes an integrated approach to the. The Cactus Primer presents the amateur cactophile with an excellent introduction to cactus biology and provides the informed reader with an invaluable summary of the last forty years' research.

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About the Author. Park S. Nobel is Professor of Biology at the University of California, Los is the author of eight books, including Physicochemical and Environmental Plant Physiology (second edition, ), Remarkable Agaves and Cacti (), Environmental Biology of Agaves and Cacti (), and, with A.C.

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