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Dictionary of Science for Gardeners : 6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained (Hardcover) (Michael

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This must-have reference will help you navigate the complex world of science. It defines more than 6,000 words from 16 branches of science that are of particular interest to gardeners, fromabscission (a plant’s rejection of an organ) to zoochary (the dispersal of seeds by animals). Hundreds of illustrations clarify key definitions and help explain abstract concepts. 
  • Definitions reflect the latest developments in science
  • Covers topical issues like climate change, ecology, and native plants
  • Indispensable to home gardeners and nursery professionals
This must-have reference will help you navigate the complex world of science. It defines more than 6,000 words from 16 branches of science that are of particular interest to gardeners, fromabscission (a plant?s rejection of an organ) to zoochary (the dispersal of seeds by animals). Hundreds of illustrations clarify key definitions and help explain abstract concepts.
  • Definitions reflect the latest developments in science
  • Covers topical issues like climate change, ecology, and native plants
  • Indispensable to home gardeners and nursery professionals
Number of Pages: 554
Genre: Gardening, Reference, Science
Sub-Genre: Gardening
Series Title: Science for Gardeners
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Workman Pub Co
Author: Michael Allaby
Language: English
Street Date: August 26, 2015
TCIN: 46769710
UPC: 9781604694833
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-9986
$33.95
MSRPReg: $39.95 Save $6.00 (15% off)

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