South African Trade Publisher of the Year 2016, 2017 & 2019

Search for your favourite author or book

Pocket Guide Fynbos

ISBN 
9781775846956
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R200.00
Published 
June 2020
About the book: 
Pocket Guide Fynbos  features over 300 of the most spectacular and commonly seen species from South Africa’s renowned floral kingdom – all in one handy, easy-to-use guide. 
 
The species are presented in detail, with each entry featuring: 
  • succinct descriptions of the plant and its habitat, comparisons with similar species and flowering times
  • full-colour photographs and distribution maps
  • floral key, using symbols to denote main identifying features
  • interesting facts about species.
For ease of use, the species are divided into 10 distinct groups, and an illustrated floral key on the inside front cover offers flower lovers a smart tool with which to identify species more accurately.
 
The introduction describes the world of fynbos, detailing the origins, diversity, adaptations and conservation of this unique flora.
 
This compact guide is an invaluable aid for anyone interested in South Africa’s astonishing floral treasures.
Other titles by this author 

Others also viewed

From the world's bestselling thriller writer comes an international thriller going from the...
Drawing on the rich experience of his own life, bestselling author Paulo Coelho takes us back in...
A beautifully crafted graphic novel adaptation of Harper Lee’s beloved American classic,...
In the Eastern Cape, Stephen (Malusi) Mzamane, a young Anglican priest, must journey to his...