British Trees NR

British Trees

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About the Book
This easy-to-use guide covers the 360 species of tree that are found in Britain & Ireland. Each species is covered in detail with information on how to identify, whether from a leaf, twig, bark or whole tree, plus extra information on where the tree grows (including a map), how high they grow, what uses it is put to, and history. Every species is also comprehensively illustrated with photographs of every useful feature--bark, leaf, seed, flower, twig, and whole tree. Sample identification section: "Silver Birch Betula pendula (Betulaceae) height to 26m A slender, fast-growing deciduous tree with a narrow, tapering crown when young and growing vigorously. Older trees acquire a weeping habit, especially if growing in an open, uncrowded situation."
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780007236855
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Binding: Paperback
Height: 210 mm
No of Pages: 320
Series Title: Collins Complete Guide
Weight: 608 gr
ISBN-10: 0007236859
Publisher Date: 07 Apr 2008
Depth: 24
Language: English
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 22 mm
Width: 137 mm
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