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Bamboos of India

By: SS Negi and Bishen Singh Mahendra Singh
222 pages, Col plates
Bamboos of India
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A handy reference book on the bamboos of India covering, in brief all aspects of this diverse group of plants. It includes valuable and authentic information on different species of bamboos; their distribution; silvicultural characters; growth; natural regeneration; artificial regeneration; management practices; physical properties; seasoning and uses. Many plates add to the richness of this book.

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Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Important bamboos of India. 3. Silviculture and management. 4. Protection. 5. Natural regeneration. 6. Artificial regeneration. 7. Bamboos: properties and suitability. 8. Seasoning and preservation of bamboos. 9. Genetics, biotechnology and vegetative propagation. 10. Uses. References. Index.

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By: SS Negi and Bishen Singh Mahendra Singh
222 pages, Col plates
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