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Arboles Frutales Exóticos y Poco Conocidos en Puerto Rico

Field / Identification Guide

By: Juan A Rivero and Bryan R Brunner

357 pages, colour illus

University of Puerto Rico Press

Paperback | Dec 2006 | #160037 | ISBN: 0847723461
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NHBS Price: £43.00 $53/€48 approx

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Language: Spanish, with English, Spanish and scientific nomenclature

This lavishly illustrated guide describes rare and exotic fruit trees grown in Puerto Rico. Aside from each tree's physical description, every entry elaborates on its propagation, cultivation, uses, plagues, varieties and related species. Common Names in English are listed alongside the Spanish and Latin names.

The book also includes a guide to further reading, a glossary of relevant horticultural terms, a graphic guide to grafting, budding and layering terms and a directory of rare and exotic tree owners in Puerto Rico.

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