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The life of plants.

E. J. H. Corner

The life of plants.

by E. J. H. Corner

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Weidenfeld and Nicolson natural history
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,315p., 41p. of plates :
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15568718M
ISBN 10029716970X
OCLC/WorldCa2123615

E.J.H. Corner's perennial favorite The Life of Plants, copiously stocked with now-classic botanical illustrations, is one of the most fascinating and original introductions to the world of plants ever produced - from the botanist to the amateur, no reader will finish this book without gaining a much richer understanding of plants, their history, and their relationship with the environments around them. Get this from a library! The life of plants. [Martin Hanson] -- "Designed for anyone studying biology at senior secondary or equivalent level"--Back cover.

The life cycle of a plant. The parts of the flower. If you thought that flowers were just a pretty bunch of colourful petals, then think again! Flowers are actually very complex, made up of different parts that all have important jobs to do. The life of plants. [E J H Corner; Karl J Niklas] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: E J H Corner; Karl J Niklas. Find more information about: ISBN:

Published in , The Secret Life of Plants was written by Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird. It is described as "A fascinating account of the physical, emotional, and spiritual relations between plants and man." Essentially, the subject of the book is the idea that plants may be sentient, despite their lack of a nervous system and a brain/10(75).   Stages Of The Life Cycle Of A Plant. So, you’ve decided to do a hands-on plant life cycle project. As your plants grow through each stage of development, explain to your child what is happening. Use the above books to help or use this simple guide. If your child wants to learn more, great! Get more books at the library or search for more info.


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Plants embody the most direct, elementary connection that life can establish with the world. In this highly original book, Emanuele Coccia argues that, as the very creator of atmosphere, plants occupy the fundamental position from which we should analyze all elements of life/5(5).

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