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Flora of the Guianas, Series A: 30: 139. Gentianaceae

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Series: Flora of the Guianas Volume: A/30

By: Sylvia Mota de Oliveira (Editor), Lena Struwe (Author), Jeanette Allogio (Author), Laura Cobb (Author), Jason Ryan Grant (Author), Marion J Jansen-Jacobs (Author), Matt Kinkade (Author), Katherine B Lepis (Author), Hiltje Maas-van de Kamer (Author), Paul JM Maas (Author), Matthew I Palmer (Author)

131 pages, 25 b/w line drawings, 1 b/w map

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Paperback | Sep 2014 | #214700 | ISBN-13: 9781842465073
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About this book

The Gentianaceae family is wildly diverse, with members ranging from annual and perennial herbs to shrubs to tropical trees and woody lianes. Their wide range means that many species of Gentiana are popular in gardens, especially those cultivated as rock garden or herbaceous border perennials. Flora of the Guianas: Gentianaceae takes a critical, illustrated look at this family as it appears in Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana.


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Biography

Sylvia Mota de Oliveira is a biologist at Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, the Netherlands. She is editor in chief of the Flora of the Guianas series.

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