|Tropical and subtropical trees - a worldwide encyclopaedic guide is a new book by Margaret Barwick featuring mainly those used for ornamental purposes. Listed in alphabetic generic order, each species is described in detail in 1-2 pages, with additional chapters on the ecology, classification, morphology and the identification of trees.
The book is large format (22 x 30 cm), hard cover and illustrated with 1,981 colour photographs and maps, plus additional line drawings. Price is S$131.25.
At present, the Botanic Garden Shop is offering an introductory discount of 15% off this price
Source: Morten Strange, Nature's Niche Pte. Ltd., Tel: 65-6475 2319.