"It is the most complete set of reference books on the cactus family that you can buy anywhere". -- The Plant Doctor
This exhaustive, rigorously scientific account, which has never been and is never likely to be superseded, arranges and describes in full detail, under three major classifications, 124 genera and 1,235 species of cacti, providing detailed information on leaves, flowers, seeds, fruit, spines, stem structure, growth patterns, geographic distribution, economic uses, and much more. 125 separate keys facilitate identification of genera and species, and more than 1,275 black-and-white illustrations illuminate the text.
Title: Cactaceae: Descriptions and Illustrations of Plants of the Cactus Family (Volume III and Volume IV), The
Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1963
ISBN Number: 0486211924
ISBN Number 13: 9780486211923
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 108103
Description: A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. This is Volume III and Volume IV bound together. 241 pages; many illustrations. The dust jacket on this book is the incorrect dust jacket (for Volume I and Volume II).
Keywords: CACTUS NATURE PLANTS,