A Field Guide to the Flowers of the Alps
Explore the colourful world of alpine flowers. This practical book will help you make a quick, reliable identification of each plants, with concise descriptions and illustrations for individual plants to enable differentiation from similar species. Flowers can be identified quickly from colour and shape. The notable characters of each plant are clearly highlighted.
Covering 500 species, this compact guide is designed for walkers and botanists. For each plant the common name, scientific name, flowering time, plant height, protected status, and distribution (habitat and altitude) are described. Illustration type: Colour photographs, Line drawings, 192pp. 2013