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The Cactus Primer
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Arthur C. Gibson, Park S. Nobel
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

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
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Park S. Nobel, Professor of Biology and Associate Director of the UCLA-Doe Laboratory Park S Nobel
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-07-10 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"There is nothing in the world like this book. It should be in every library and on the bookshelves of all those interested in cacti. The book will be an important resource for plant physiology, agronomy, and horticulture classes at both the undergraduate and graduate level."—Bruce Smith, Brigham Young University
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Dan Torre
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-15 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

Cacti are full of contradictions. Although many are found in the driest and most barren environments on earth, some grow exclusively in the branches of the rainforest canopy. Many species bristle with ferocious-looking spines, while other varieties are perfectly smooth. And while they might strike us as the most austere
The Cactus Coloring Book
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Stefen Bernath
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

The family cactacae ranges from Argentina to Canada and includes tropical Brazilian, West Indies flora as well as peyote. These 45 plates of over 25 species provide an excellent primer on the plant.
Never Put a Cactus in the Bathroom
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Emily L. Hay Hinsdale
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-13 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Fuel your houseplant obsession with this beautifully illustrated room-by-room guide to bringing the outdoors inside—perfect for plant parents everywhere! Millions of plant lovers and newbie gardeners are discovering the joys of bringing plants into their homes. Not only do they add a fresh, natural touch to any room, they also