Australian Native Plants

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This beautiful book describes and illustrates all 80 known Banksias. It provides the history of their discovery, their evolution, how to find and grow them and how they have inspired artists and artisans. With some 400 beautiful colour illustrations it is a complete, up-to-date guide to these unique, fascinating plants. 2nd Edition now available in USA. The key changes despite the same cover remaining the same, are- Around 79 upgraded better quality species pics. Addition of new species “vincentia”. Upgraded info on some private collections and purchase nurseries. Corrections from Issue 1.
Title: Banksias
Category: Botanicals
Publisher: Bloomings Books, 2008
Pages: 376
Photos: 400
Binding: Paperback
Availablity: not available


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Many Australian plants can be successfully grown as Bonsai specimens? Banksia grandis, Brachychitons, Buckinghamia, many Callistemons and many Leptospermums See our custom plant list for more suggestions.

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