A Field Guide To Melaleucas by Ivan Holliday

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A Field Guide To Melaleucas

by Ivan Holliday

Hamlyn Australia, 1989, [First Edition], colour photographs throughout (facing), hardcover, dustjacket, ISBN 0947334092

Near Fine Condition, minor edge and shelf wear, dustjacket has a little edge and shelf wear with minor sunning to spine

'This is the only book that covers the melaleucas of the whole country, and it includes about 140 species.  For each species the plant is described, the range is given, and diagnostic features are summarised.  This text is supplemented by drawings illustrating the parts of the plant, and a colour photograph showing it in flower.  There are also explanatory diagrams illustrating botanical terms and a comprehensive glossary.
This is an excellent book for the field naturalist, the traveller, the gardener, or anyone interested in natural heritage.'