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Reviews of Groves of Beauty and Plenty: An Atlas of the Major Flowering Trees of India

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Author (1): Prof. M. S. Swaminathan
Author (2): S. L. Kochar

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Publish date: January 2007
Published by: Macmillan Publishers
ISBN Number: 140393150X



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Positive desertboot On May 16, 2004, desertboot wrote:

Fully illustrated in colour; general views of trees and close-ups of flowers / fruit / seed-pods / seeds (although not necessarily for each and every listing). Common and botanical names provided; listing classified according to Family. Well annotated; the supporting text to the listings includes historical, cultural, ecological and zonal contexts, propagation tips. Includes a Bibliography, an index of vernacular tree-names, separate index of common and botanical names.

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