Monday, January 11, 2016

New Book Recommendation: Cronin's key guide to Australian wildflowers

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A title of interest this week is:

Cronin's key guide to Australian wildflowers by Leonard Cronin.
Call number: 582.130994 CRO 2016

An extract from the publisher's website states:

Featuring approximately 600 species from all parts of the country, this is a handy reference for identifying Australian wildflowers. This is both a field guide for travellers and a reference book for the home library. It covers more than 590 wildflowers from all parts of the continent. Each species is beautifully illustrated and described in clear, concise language including leaves, flowers, fruit, flowering season and habitat. There is a distribution maps for every species.

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