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useful native plants of Australia

J. H. Maiden

useful native plants of Australia

(including Tasmania)

by J. H. Maiden

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Published by Turner and Henderson; [etc., etc.] in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Australia,
  • Botany, Economic

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: The Technological Museum of New South Wales. Sydney.

    Statementby J. H. Maiden. Printed by order of the Committee of Management.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii p., 696 p.
    Number of Pages696
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14149186M
    LC Control Number11001939

    While Australia’s indigenous peoples have long enjoyed the flavours and nutritional benefits of native plants, many Australians have yet to sample the smorgasbord on offer. In some cases, the flavours imparted by native plants aren’t far removed from introduced ingredients, and can therefore be used in many of the same dishes. Description - Field Guide to Useful Native Plants from Temperate Australia by Judith Caton Detailed descriptions of over useful plants from the temperate eco-region. More than colour photos and drawings for ease of identification, as well as maps of local and Australia .

    Buy books about Australian Flora from Boffins Books. Easy, secure checkout and flat-rate shipping Australia-wide. Visit us in the Perth CBD. 88 William St, Perth WA. explaining the scientific names of all native and naturalised plants in the State, has been $ Add to cart. 2 in stock - ships Mon 11th!. Conservation management references - Native plants. General plant references Websites Australian Department of the Environment and Heritage - botany pages. Links to the Australian National Botanic Gardens, the Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research and the Australian Biodiversity Information Facility. Australian Network for Plant Conservation.

    Australian Native Plants. Some of these folk have regrettably passed on, others have moved to different areas. We endeavour here to acknowledge their assistance, without which the various editions of this book would not have been as useful to so many gardeners and lovers of Australian Size: 3MB. Detailed descriptions of over useful plants from the temperate eco-region. • More than colour photos and drawings for ease of identification, as well as maps of local and Australia-wide distributions. • Information on a wide range of uses for native plants as food, fibre and medicines, including notes on preparation.


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Over colour photographs, descriptions and uses of over plants. Excellent reference book. pp p. - The useful native plants of Australia, - Biodiversity Heritage Library The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community.

BHL works best with JavaScript enabled. The modern reader with an interest in native plants and their uses will be pleasantly surprised to find that much of the material - which was once common knowledge - is still, as much as ever, highly relevant to his own personal needs and interests.

(Inside cover) Botany - Australia.; Plants, Useful -- Australia; Botany, Economic - Australia. Maiden, Joseph. Botanist, curator, writer and teacher, Joseph Maiden brought knowledge about Australia's plants into the public realm through his influence on the collections and programs of the Technological Museum and the Botanic Gardens and his emphasis on the creation of useful and practical science.

Field Guide to Useful Native Plants from Temperate Australia. Judith Caton & Richard Hardwick. The result of a year fieldwork partnership photographing, describing and using plants from the temperate eco-regions of Australia.

A valuable contribution to the knowledge of the native plants of Australia. The Proteaceae family of flowering plants, including banksias, grevilleas and waratahs, are among Australia’s most popular natives.

A key characteristic of the Proteaceae family is that flower heads are made up of a number of small flowers. The waratah is widespread in the national parks along the New South Wales coastline. Detailed descriptions of over useful plants from the temperate eco-region.

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The useful native plants of Australia, (including Tasmania) By. Maiden, J. (Joseph Henry), Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. Sydney,Turner and Henderson, Notes: At head of title: The Technological Museum of New South Wales, Sydney. Subjects. The useful native plants of Australia including Tasmania.

This book, The useful native plants of Australia. including Tasmania, by J.H. Maiden, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, Price Range: $ - $ This comprehensive up-to-date and quality guide to Australian native plants provide a substantial and enduring reference that will appeal to any garden enthusiast or lover of Australian flora.

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