Coastal Plants

Coastal Plants

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Coastal Plants provides a definitive guide to the 100 most common plants of the Perth coastal region and includes the key species used in coastal restoration. Each species is presented with its Latin name, common name and family, together with its distribution, key diagnostic features, natural history, pollination, uses in restoration and propagation. The description for each species is accompanied by a distribution map and diagnostic photographs of the whole plant, flowers, seeds and fruits. Coastal Plants also contains introductory chapters on the biology and ecology of the coastal plants, their biogeography, and practical approaches to the restoration of coastal dune vegetation.A Guide to the Identification and Restoration of Plants of the Perth Region Kingsley Dixon. Appendix: Coastal plants on which butterflies or sun-moths breed+ Text by Robert Powell This table relates plant species in this book with the species of butterfly or sun-moth that breed on them. ... (Croitana croites)(l) Cakile maritima* *Cabbage white (Pieris rapae) Cassytha flava Blotched dusky- blue (Candalidesanbsp;...

Title:Coastal Plants
Author:Kingsley Dixon
Publisher:CSIRO PUBLISHING - 2011-02-11


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