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Costa Rica Native Ornamental Plants / Plantas Ornamentales Nativas de Costa Rica

Field / Identification Guide

By: Barry E Hammel (Author)

236 pages, Col photos

INBio: the Costa Rican Biodiversity Institute

Paperback | Dec 2005 | Edition: 3 | #162009 | ISBN: 996892704X
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NHBS Price: £28.99 $36/€35 approx

About this book

Language: Bilingual in English and Spanish

Get to know 86 species of native ornamental plants of Costa Rica and learn to identify them with this guide, which is aimed at a broad audience. Descriptive information and background information on the natural history of these plants is complemented by color photographs, facilitating the identification of each. Besides being a field guide to the plants of Costa Rica, it is an introduction to tropical plants in general.

Summary in Spanish:
Conozca 86 especies de plantas ornamentales nativas de Costa Rica y aprenda a identificarlas en esta guía dirigida a un público amplio. Con información descriptiva y de historia natural que complementa fotografías a todo color, facilita la identificación de cada una de ellas. Además de ser una guía de campo sobre las plantas de Costa Rica, constituye una introducción a las plantas tropicales en general.


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