Anatomy of Flowering Plants: An Introduction to Structure by Paula J. Rudall

By Paula J. Rudall

within the 2007 3rd version of her winning textbook, Paula Rudall offers a entire but succinct advent to the anatomy of flowering crops. completely revised and up to date all through, the publication covers all features of comparative plant constitution and improvement, prepared in a chain of chapters at the stem, root, leaf, flower, seed and fruit. inner constructions are defined utilizing magnification aids from the easy hand-lens to the electron microscope. a variety of references to fresh topical literature are incorporated, and new illustrations mirror a variety of flowering plant species. The phylogenetic context of plant names has additionally been up to date because of enhanced figuring out of the relationships between flowering crops. This truly written textual content is perfect for college students learning quite a lot of classes in botany and plant technology, and is additionally a superb source for pro and novice horticulturists.

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