Download e-book for iPad: A Field Guide to Plants of Costa Rica by Margaret Gargiullo,Barbara Magnuson,Larry Kimball

By Margaret Gargiullo,Barbara Magnuson,Larry Kimball

on the organic crossroads of the Americas, Costa Rica hosts one of many widest forms of vegetation within the wold, with habitats starting from tidal mangrove swamps, and lowland rainforests, to dry tropical evergreen and deciduous forests.

Field consultant to vegetation of Costa Rica is a must have reference consultant for amateur and professional naturalists alike. It offers an intensive survey of greater than 850 plant species, each one access followed by way of colour images and a concise but certain narrative description. vegetation are very easily grouped by way of the differing kinds of plants: arms, tall timber, shrubs, woody vines, herbaceous vines, herbs, grasses and ferns. in addition to 1400 colour images, the consultant additionally contains an illustrated word list of plant elements, 5 maps of Costa Rica, and laminated covers for sturdiness within the box. With rather a lot effortlessly obtainable details, this booklet is vital for exploring Costa Rica's universal and conspicuous flowers from the vegetation starting to be alongside the roadside to the simplest average parks.

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