Cotyledon & Tylecodon - Hardcover
Are you studying or interested in the Cotyledon and Tylecodon plant species? Get Cotyledon and Tylecodon written by Ernst van Jaarsveld & Daryl Koutnikis – the first book to cover the closely related genera Cotyledon and Tylecodon.
Authors: Ernst van Jaarsveld & Daryl Koutnik, Elise Bodley & Lisa Strachan (artists)
ISBN (ENG): 978-1-919766-32-4
Extent: 156 pages
Format: 297 x 230 mm
Hardcover, bound in fine cloth with a hardcover and laminated French fold dust cover, more than 250 colour photographs.
About the book:
Cotyledon and Tylecodon written by Ernst van Jaarsveld & Daryl Koutnikis is the first account to cover the closely related genera Cotyledon and Tylecodon. It represents information gathered over 25 years.
Each species is described and illustrated by means of exquisite watercolour paintings by Elise Bodley and Lisa Strachan as well as habitat photographs of the plants.
Distribution maps of all species are included. The book covers the plants’ adaptation to arid environments, their distribution in Africa, cultivation and ethnic uses, a historical review of botanical exploration and keys to simplify identification.