0,00 € incl. VAT (EU buyers)
You have no items in your shopping cart.
Book ID: 101923
Flora of China Illustrations

Volume 19: Cucurbitaceae to through Valerianaceae. 2012. illus. XII, 693 p. 4to. Hardcover.

Volume 19 of the illustrations series encompasses 20 plant families, among them: Rubiaceae, the madder family, with Coffea arabica, the coffee tree, Gardenia jasminoides, the beautiful gardenia, Cinchona pubescens, source of quinine, and many other notable species; Acanthaceae, with species of horticultural and medicinal value, e.g., Barleria cristata; Plantaginaceae, including Plantago arenaria, cultivated forits medicinal seeds; Campanulaceae, known for its garden plants with often blue, bell-shaped flowers, among the most striking, Campanula glomerata, the clustered bellflower, and Lobelia chinensis, one of the fundamental herbs of Chinese medicine; Adoxaceae, containing the genus Viburnum, with its berries and flowers; Caprifoliaceae, including the genus Lonicera, the honeysuckle; Dipsacaceae, the teasel family; Valerianaceae, whose garlands of fragrant Valeriana the great Chinese poet of the third and fourth centuries BC Ch`ü Yüan described in his autobiographical poem Li Sao; Annonaceae, the custard apple family; and Berberidaceae, the barberry family, with its decorative, edible berries.
Author Flora of China Illustrations
Article type Titel
Author Flora of China Illustrations
Page image Flora of China Illustrations: Volume 19: Cucurbitaceae to through Valerianaceae. 2012. illus. XII, 693 p. 4to. Hardcover. (101923) 117.70
Series Title Flora of China Illustrations
Series no 19
Manufacturer China Scientific Book Service Room No. 1120, Tower A Kingsound (Jiahao) International
Price excl. VAT 84,88
US price excl. VAT 106,1
EAN 9781935641032
ISBN 9781935641032
Current subscription price Nein
Pitchman info Nein
90,82 € incl. VAT (EU buyers) *
84,88 € excl. VAT (Other buyers)
(106,10 US$)
Shipping extra
* VAT is not applicable to customers with a European VAT-ID.
Product tags