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Plants from the Woods and Forests of Chile

Flora / Fauna
  • Trees, shrubs, climbers, herbaceous and bulbous plant species, some of which have never been painted before
  • Text that is non-technical and includes details about distribution, habitat, conservation, cultivation and uses
  • Measures 420 x 300 mm, hard-back in a slip-case
  • Limited to 450 numbered copies

By: Martin Gardner (Author), Paulina Hechenleitner (Author), Josefina Hepp (Author), Gülnur Ekşi (Illustrator), Işık Güner (Illustrator), Hülya Korkmaz (Illustrator), HRH Prince Charles (Foreword By), Michelle Bachelet Jeria (Foreword By)

202 pages, 81 plates with colour illustrations; b/w distribution map

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh

Hardback | slipcase | Oct 2015 | #224595 | ISBN-13: 9781906129989
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £200.00 $256/€239 approx

About this book

This exquisite volume, featuring 81 unique commissioned water colour paintings represents the labour and observations of three talented award-winning artists. Gülnur Eksi, Isik Güner and Hülya Korkmaz, have painstakingly and accurately recorded the minutest of details to bring alive the beautiful plant life from a fascinating part of the world. It covers trees, shrubs, climbers, herbaceous and bulbous plant species, some of which have never been painted before. The text is non-technical and includes details about distribution, habitat, conservation, cultivation and uses.


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