BIC Classification: WM. Like a highly readable textbook, elegant in its thoroughness. Great introduction and review on Botany. Helpful. The title could be slightly misleading, I think you'd have to be a fairly educated gardener to appreciate this book, due to the depth and breadth of information presented. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Refresh and try again. Since being inspired by some of the world's leading botanists whilst studying Plant Science at the University of Edinburgh, Simon Maughan has spent the last twenty-five years furthering his knowledge and developing a love of practical gardening and plants. We ended up skipping around a lot, but eventually read the whole thing. Condition: New. This book might be a bit advanced for the average gardner who justs wants to grow some annuals and the odd perrenial, and just wants an instruction book on where and when to plant them. I really liked this book, it's very indepth about how plants grow and their needs. 'Clever. Luckily, gardeners in this context seems to simply refer to anyone who wants to learn about botany outside of a school course and from a book that isn't a textbook (unlike several other agroecology-focused books I've read recently that were more about gardening advice somewhat informed by science than about the science itself). - Gardeners IllustratedRHS Botany for Gardeners is more than just a useful reference book on the science of botany and the language of horticulture - it is a practical, hands-on guide that will help gardeners understand how plants grow, what affects their performance, and how to get better results. Condition: New. Condition: New. . 2013. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I had to read this book in about 3 weeks for an exam. Dimension: 236 x 170 x 23. 2013. 99. Amazing and wonderful, getting a peek at the inner workings of plants and an appreciation of everything that is going on while the plant just sits there. From the publisher of the bestselling RHS Latin for Gardeners, RHS Botany for Gardeners is an accessible, informative and beautifully illustrated guide to the mysteries of botanical terms and the science of plants. valuable introduction to the study of plant science.' This book makes for an extremely attractive and alluring package. A bestseller since its debut in 1990, this indispensable and handy reference has now been expanded and updated to include an appendix on plant taxonomy and a comprehensive index. Book is in NEW condition. It is an easy book to understand for the most part. Practical Botany for Gardeners provides an elegant and accessible introduction to the world of botany. Language: English. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # MBSN1845338332, Book Description Octopus Publishing Group. This book explains the actually works of the plant and gives you whys of where you should plant them in the particular places and when you should plant them to best meet the needs of the plant. This specific ISBN edition is currently not available. This is the perfect gift for any gardener.Contents Includes.The Plant kingdomGrowth, Form and FunctionInner WorkingsReproductionThe Beginning of LifeExternal FactorsPruningBotany and the SensesPest, Diseases and DisordersBotanists and Botanical Illustration. Hardcover. Hardback. This book explains the actually works of the plant and gives you whys of where you should plant them in the particular places and when you should plant them to best meet the needs of the plant. I found this in my public library for getting familiar with growing my garden. RHS Botany for Gardeners £ 14. Buy Botany for Gardeners 3rd by Capon, Brian (ISBN: 9781604690958) from Amazon's Book Store. Fast Customer Service!!. Brian Capon presents Plant Science to the layman in an easy-to-read format with diagrams and microscopic photography that virtually everyone can follow to develop a basic understanding of plant cell biology and function. The. All of the basics are explained, from plant structure, taxonomy, cells, flowers, Latin terminology, and lots more. Then is the book for you. Shipping: While most of the information had been covered in many of my collegiate classes, I was impressed by the author's ability to synthesize breadth of detail with accessibility and ease of reading. The book is informative with lots of vibrant pictures and diagrams, which makes understanding these somewhat overwhelming and technical terms easier. Mitchell Beazley. Seller Inventory # mon0001547402, Book Description Condition: New. Readable reference book that is a must-have if you want to know what's really inside the green world. - Gardeners Illustrated RHS Botany for Gardeners is more than just a useful reference book on the science of botany and the language of horticulture - it is a practical, hands-on guide that wil… Luckily, gardeners in this context seems to simply refer to anyone who wants to learn about botany outside of a school course and from a book that isn't a textbook (unlike several other agroecology-focused books I've read recently that were more about gardening advice somewhat informed by science than about the science itself). The explanations are simple and easily understandable, although in the last chapters the diagrams are not very intuitive but nothing that a good online video search doesn't promptly clarify. RHS Botany for Gardeners: The Art and Science of Gardening Explained & Explored: NA: 9781845338336: Books - Amazon.ca Condition: new. For easy navigation, the book is divided into thematic chapters covering everything from Plant Pests, and further subdivided into useful headings such as 'Seed Sowing' and 'Pruning'. RHS Botany for Gardeners: The Art and Science of Gardening Explained & Explored. The author does a great job of imparting the basics without getting mired in terminology. 99. Kicking off our bookworming is the RHS ‘Botany for Gardeners’, which I purchased for £14.99 from Waterstones along with the RHS ‘Genealogy for Gardeners’. 'Botany in Action' boxes provide instantly accessible practical tips and advice, and feature spreads profile the remarkable individuals who collected, studied and illustrated the plants that we grow today. Written in plain language and easy to understand. Condition: new. I have read this after studying a diploma of Arboriculture and found it an excellent resource. RHS International Dianthus Register & Checklist (1983) 31st Supplement £ 5. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is an excellent primer on botanical topics. This is the perfect gift for any gardener.Contents Includes.The Plant kingdomGrowth, Form and FunctionInner WorkingsReproductionThe Beginning of LifeExternal FactorsPruningBotany and the SensesPest, Diseases and DisordersBotanists and Botanical Illustration. When I started reading Botany for Gardeners by Brian Capon I was a little bit disappointed. Not such an easy thing to do, that. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. Science and the Garden: The Scientific Basis of Horticultural Practice £ 39. Seller Inventory # HUK9781845338336, More information about this seller Buy RHS Botany for Gardeners: The Art and Science of Gardening Explained & Explored by The Royal Horticultural Society online on Amazon.ae at best prices. . Practical Botany for Gardeners provides an elegant and accessible introduction to the world of botany. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Welcome back. Roger Marshall. . 99. Very nice. This book is not necessary for the adverage gardner it is mainly for the geeky person who wants to look beyond just the pretty flowers or foliage. I will use it as a reference from here on out. . Aided by this book, gardeners will unlock the wealth of information that lies within the intriguing world of botanical science - and their gardens will thrive as a result. Hardback. It filled all kinds of gaps and reorganized my understanding of biology into more useful structures. One of the few textbooks I've ever actually read, front to back. I must confess that scientific botany hasn’t been on my mind much since A-level Biology. 'Clever... valuable introduction to the study of plant science.' But despite that a good book for someone who are interested in plants and flowers and how they actually work! But despite that a good book for someone who are interested in plants and flowers and how they actually work! Brand new Book. Condition: New. 99. I definitely got a lot more from this text than I expected to; I even want to purchase a microscope now. Easy to follow narration and a mix of images, figures and photos for explanation an interest. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Hardcover. Got this book out of the library a few years ago on whim, was blown away by the material - it's like college biology written for 3rd graders (well, maybe 6th graders, but still). A brilliant introduction to Botany. Written in accessible language, this must-have guide allows gardeners and horticulturists to understand plants from the plant's point of view. RHS Botany for Gardeners is more than just a useful reference book on the science of botany and the language of horticulture - it is a practical, hands-on guide that will help gardeners understand how plants grow, how this affects how they perform in the garden and so help them get better results. Hardback. I suggest familiarizing yourself with some plant anatomy before delving in as this text doesn't address the basics. Botany for Gardeners is an excellent intro to botany for anyone. Condition: New. ❤, I think this book was rather good but won’t give a five cause sometimes the language was very difficult and boring. This is an excellent primer on botanical topics. It presents the essentials that every gardener needs to know, connecting explanations of scientific facts with useful gardening tips. 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