Flowering plants of the Southern Cape

by Pauline Bohnen

Publisher: Still Bay Trust in Still Bay [South Africa]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 92 Downloads: 675
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  • South Africa,
  • Cape of Good Hope,
  • Cape of Good Hope.
  • Subjects:

    • Wild flowers -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope -- Pictorial works.,
    • Angiosperms -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope -- Pictorial works.,
    • Botanical illustration -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope.
    • Edition Notes

      StatementPauline Bohnen.
      LC ClassificationsQK396 .B59 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 92 p., 80 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2443646M
      ISBN 100620099755, 0620099763
      LC Control Number87139136

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Author: Pauline Bohnen: Publisher: Still Bay [South Africa]: Still Bay Trust, Edition/Format: Print book: English: 1st edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Wild flowers -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope -- Pictorial works.

South Africa has a fabulous array of indigenous flowers that enhances the country’s natural beauty and diversity. One of South Africa’s marvels is its incredible diversity of plant and flower species found in the Cape Floral Kingdom (or the Cape Floristic Region) on the country’s Western Cape.

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Still Bay Trust. About this book. Presents a complete synoptic account of the Cape flora, including ferns and fern allies, gymnosperms and angiosperms. Keys to families and genera are also included.

Species entries include a diagnostic description, flowering time, habitat and distribution. The Flowering Plants Handbook is an easy to use identification guide to the worlds flowering plants designed for both specialists and non-specialists and from beginner to expert.

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Notes: Title varies: v. () Flowering plants of South Africa. Subjects. Related to strawberry tree (they're embers of the same genus), this shrub is one of the most goregous water-wise plants we know. It can vary from creeping groundcover to a treelike shrub, but all types have small white or pink flowers, usually in late winter to early spring, followed by berrylike red or brown fruits that attract birds.

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With s entries, this comprehensive dictionary provides information on every family and genus of seed-bearing plant (including conifers), plus ferns and clubmosses, besides economically important mosses and by: The primary vegetation type of the Western Cape is fynbos, a term derived from Dutch and Afrikaans words meaning "fine bush," which typically grows on fairly nutrient-depleted mostly sandstone-derived acidic soils and is dominated by sclerophyllous, that is, evergreen, hard-leaved, flowering shrubs, many of which are proteas, ericas, cape reeds (Restios), and geophytes (bulbed plants).

Azaleas are flowering shrubs that bloom significantly and quickly in the spring. Flower colors vary among pink, purple, red, and white and adorn many lawns, creating a gorgeous vibrant brushstroke of color this time of year.

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