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Cacti and succulents in habitat

by Ken Preston-Mafham

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Published by Cassell, Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. Co. in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cactus -- Habitat.,
  • Succulent plants -- Habitat.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementKen Preston-Mafham.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK495.C11 P74 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1229543M
    ISBN 100304342947
    LC Control Number94231042
    OCLC/WorldCa30737519

    The encyclopedia of Cacti contains 1 plant families, plant genera and includes scientific names and synonyms. taxa and cultivars have their individual description sheet, of which are accepted scientific names, cultivars names and synonyms. The encyclopedia of Cacti is illustrated with plant photos. Cacti and Succulents in Habitat by Ken Preston-Mafham ISBN ISBN Paperback; London: Cassell, ; ISBN

    Succulent plant. In botany, succulent plants, also known as succulents, are plants that have some parts that are more than normally thickened and fleshy, usually to retain water in arid climates or soil conditions. The word "succulent" comes from the Latin word sucus, meaning juice, or sap. Succulents: The Illustrated Dictionary. Book January This guide covers the main succulent species, other than cacti, regulated by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered.

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