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Dumpling and His Wife: New Views of the Genus Conophytum

Dumpling and His Wife: New Views of the Genus Conophytum (Hammer S)















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Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants A-E

Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants A-E (Hartmann H)

"This handbook, consisting of six volumes, covers the A to E members of Aizoaceae. Following an alphabetical listing of ... genera and species, detailed descriptions are given, including the taxonomy with synonyms, data on the distribution and ecology, references, and keys to genera, species or subspecies. ... superb colour photographs complete this inventory."















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Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants F-Z

Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants F-Z (Hartmann H)

"This handbook, consisting of six volumes, covers the F to Z members of Aizoaceae. Following an alphabetical listing of ... genera and species, detailed descriptions are given, including the taxonomy with synonyms, data on the distribution and ecology, references, and keys to genera, species or subspecies. ... superb colour photographs complete this inventory."















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Lithops

Lithops (Sprechman D)

"The result of many years' effort to capture the wondrous color and delicate surface patterns of these small succulent plants from the desert areas of South and Southwest Africa."















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Lithops: Flowering stones

Lithops: Flowering stones (Cole D)














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Lithops - Treasures of the Veld

Lithops - Treasures of the Veld
(Hammer S)

"Steven Hammer ... shows us the plants in habitat, ... illustrates their distribution; ... their powers of self-hiding ... the precipitation they receive in the wild. He ... advises how best to cultivate lithops, from pollinating the plants to seed-raising, from light requirements to resting the plants. Accompanying the photographs are descriptions, distributions and other notes for each species, including observations on any cultivars for that species.."

















Mesembs of the World: Illustrated Guide to a Remarkable Succulent Group

Mesembs of the World: Illustrated Guide to a Remarkable Succulent Group (Smith G)

*** HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ***

"This beautifully produced book is a must for anyone who wants to experience the magic of mesembs. It includes the distribution and ecology, conservation, uses, cultivation, identification, genera and guide to the groups of mesembs. To facilitate easy identification, the genera are divided into groups exhibiting more or less similar external characters ... overview of all the 123 mesembs genera that are currently recognised."















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Succulent Flora of Southern Africa

Succulent Flora of Southern Africa
(Court D)

"This highly regarded reference work, a botanical classic, has been fully revised and updated. A fresh new design and beautiful full-colour images aid identification. First published in 1981, .. (this) third edition takes into account intervening taxonomic advances and the discovery and naming of ever more species. Information has been supplemented in line with the latest thinking and the book has been newly designed for clarity and ease of reference."















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The cultivation of the Mesembryanthemaceae

The cultivation of the Mesembryanthemaceae (Schwantes G)















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The Genus Conophytum: A Conograph

The Genus Conophytum: A Conograph
(Hammer S)

"This botanical work is, quite simply, a classic. The author is the world's authority on his subject, genus Conophytum. Steve Hammer is a natural-born writer and his prose is clear and concise, while also being delightfully witty and informal. ... many, many color photographs by John Trager. ... The book is laid out logically ... early chapters talk about the group's taxonomic history, its cultivation and so forth."















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The Gibbaeum Handbook

The Gibbaeum Handbook (Nel G)















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The New Growing the Mesembs

The New Growing the Mesembs (Storms E)

 















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