By Lynn G. Clark,Richard W. Pohl

for nearly seventy-five years, Agnes Chase's First booklet of Grasses has been the vintage advisor to the constitution of this advanced team of crops. essentially written and copiously illustrated with line drawings, the e-book is available to these with very little botanical education, but it is also revered by means of botanists as an authoritative creation to agrostology.

Last up to date in 1959, the ebook now has been completely revised to mirror present clinical wisdom, nomenclature, and type. Divided into twelve classes, the advisor first surveys the fundamental vegetative and reproductive elements of a grass plant, then in succeeding classes takes up progressively more advanced ameliorations. officially famous teams of grasses are mentioned in a taxonomic context, with the vital specialize in grass buildings, quite these of inflorescences and spikelets. almost the entire species mentioned are illustrated with unique line drawings. With the addition during this version of a lesson on bamboos, assurance now extends to tropical areas and encompasses all significant teams of grasses. The ebook additionally features a brief biography of Agnes Chase within the foreword and, for the 1st time during this variation, a word list accompanies the appendices on grass classification.

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