First Field Guide to Aloes of Southern Africa by Gideon Smith

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Published by Struik Publishers .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Trees & wildflowers,
  • Plants - General,
  • Reference,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12066792M
ISBN 101868728544
ISBN 109781868728541
OCLC/WorldCa53091100

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This first field guide to aloes of southern Africa provides fascinating insight into the aloes of the region. Full-colour photographs, distribution maps and easy-to-read text will help the budding naturalist to identify the more common aloes found in southern African gardens and landscapes, discover where they occur, and learn about their unique : Penguin Random House South Africa.

This beginners' field guide introduces readers to some of the aloe species indigenous to (or naturalized in) southern Africa. Popular 'architectural plants', aloes are widely used in gardens across the country, and there is growing interest in their medicinal and commercial uses.

This beginner's field guide introduces readers to some of the aloe species indigenous to (or naturalized in) southern Africa. Popular "architectural plants," aloes are widely used in gardens across the country and there is growing interest in their medicinal and commercial uses.

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On the African continent aloes occur over much of Sub-Saharan Africa, although they are mainly concentrated in the southern and eastern regions of the continent; only two or three aloes are found in western Africa.

High centres of aloe diversity are found in South Africa (±), Madagascar (±), Tropical East Africa (i.e. Kenya, Tanzania. A New Species Discovered T.C. Cole, This field guide includes the first book publication of Aloe lukeana since its finding by Thomas Cole in Named after and dedicated to the author's brother Luke Cole who was killed in Uganda inA.

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