Books  Botany  Vascular Plants  Vascular Plants: General 

The Cactus of Colorado

Flora / FaunaIdentification Key

By: Don Barnett(Author), Donnie Barnett(Author), Panayoti Kelaidis(Foreword By)

320 pages, 270+ colour photos and colour & b/w distribution maps

Donald J Barnett (privately published)

Paperback | Nov 2016 | #239393 | ISBN-13: 9780692800706
Availability: Usually dispatched within 3 days Details
NHBS Price: £58.99 $75/€66 approx

About this book

This is a complete guide to the cactus flora of Colorado. It covers 24 species and varieties, including 2 new species, and includes range maps and taxonomic keys. The book contains over 270 pictures and diagrams and provides technical taxonomic species comparisons with text and photos. Introductory chapters cover diverse topics, such as the history of Colorado botanists, vegetation, an overview of ecological regions and life zones in Colorado, where to view cactuses in protected public lands, cultural uses and history of use of cactuses, biological controls including insects and fungal diseases, and cactus cultivars and where to buy these locally.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!

Bestsellers in this subject

Mountain Flowers

NHBS Price: £29.99 £34.99 (Save £5.00) $38/€33 approx

Phylogeny and Evolution of the Angiosperms

NHBS Price: £59.99 $76/€67 approx

Mabberley's Plant-Book

NHBS Price: £59.99 $76/€67 approx

Pitcher Plants of the Old World, Volume Two

NHBS Price: £34.99 $44/€39 approx

Pitcher Plants of the Old World, Volume One

NHBS Price: £34.99 $44/€39 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194