Botany for Gardeners

Botany for Gardeners
  • Author
    Brian Capon
  • Date
    2010
  • Publisher
    Timber Press
  • Edition
    3rd
  • Pages
    268

Abstract

About the Book

This comprehensive guide is written in a simple and concise way, making it accessible to even the newest gardeners interested in the botany behind the plants they are growing. The book also contains full color photographs, diagrams, and an appendix on plant classification to make the science easy to understand.

About the Author

Dr. Brian Capon received his M.S. and his Ph.D. in botany from the University of Chicago. For 30 years, he taught botany at California State University, Los Angeles. He also authored Plant Survival: Adapting to a Hostile World. His hobbies including photography, traveling, and painting still life.