By Paula J. Rudall

within the 2007 3rd version of her profitable textbook, Paula Rudall presents a accomplished but succinct advent to the anatomy of flowering crops. completely revised and up-to-date all through, the ebook covers all facets of comparative plant constitution and improvement, prepared in a chain of chapters at the stem, root, leaf, flower, seed and fruit. inner constructions are defined utilizing magnification aids from the straightforward hand-lens to the electron microscope. various references to fresh topical literature are incorporated, and new illustrations replicate a variety of flowering plant species. The phylogenetic context of plant names has additionally been up-to-date due to superior knowing of the relationships between flowering crops. This in actual fact written textual content is perfect for college students learning a variety of classes in botany and plant technology, and can also be an exceptional source for pro and beginner horticulturists.

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