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A Photographic Guide to Medicinal Plants of China [Chinese]

Field / Identification Guide

By: Zeng Qingqian (Author)

323 pages, colour photos

Huayu Nature Book Trade Co.Ltd

Paperback | Oct 2013 | Edition: 2 | #220778 | ISBN-13: 9787122180858
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NHBS Price: £35.99 $44/€40 approx

About this book

Language: Chinese with scientific nomenclature

This collection contains illustrations of common medicinal plants in southern China and 1 060 kinds of folk medicine. Each medicinal plants is accompanied by colorful portrait photos. The corresponding figure includes Chinese name, scientific name, aliases, family name, key identifying points, medicinal parts. The new field guide format of the 2nd edition has clear images, and concise content, and, while informative, is easy to carry and to navigate.

The book is for teachers, medicine students, and other professional practising in this field and can be used as a reference book, but also provides awareness and fast, intuitive guidelines to identification of southern herbs aimed at medicine, horticulture, forestry, and biology professionals and the general herbal enthusiasts.

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