The Reason For Flowers

Author: Stephen Buchmann
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476755531
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An exploration of the roles flowers play in the production of our foods, spices, medicines, and perfumes reveals their origins, myriad shapes, colors, textures and scents, bizarre sex lives, and how humans-- and the natural world-- relate and depend upon them.
The Reason for Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Stephen Buchmann
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-09 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

An exploration of the roles flowers play in the production of our foods, spices, medicines, and perfumes reveals their origins, myriad shapes, colors, textures and scents, bizarre sex lives, and how humans-- and the natural world-- relate and depend upon them.
The Reason for Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Stephen Buchmann
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-21 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

“Fascinating...Buchmann’s knowledge and enthusiasm jump off the page.” —The Wall Street Journal “An extraordinarily good book.” —Edward O. Wilson The lively and definitive story of the beauty, sexuality, lore, economics, and ecology of the world ’s flowers, written by a devoted scientist and illustrated with his stunning photographs. Flowers—and the
The Reason for a Flower
Language: en
Pages: 46
Authors: Stephen Buchmann
Categories: Flowers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

Brief text and lavish illustrations explain plant reproduction and the purpose of a flower and present some plants which don't seem to be flowers but are.
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