Author: Don Perrin
Publisher: JT Press
This attractively illustrated reference book provides meaning, derivation and application of Australian plant names. Many seemingly complex botanical names are derived from other languages especially Greek and Latin. It’s easier to recall these tongue-twisters when you know their derivation, or who they are named after.
Learn about scientific names and what they reveal about the plants themselves, as you immerse yourself in the world of Australian botany.
Compiles from decades of research and passionate firsthand experience of Australian native plants, this dictionary is a must for every plant enthusiast.