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Plants and flowers of Tahiti

Bernard Hermann

Plants and flowers of Tahiti

by Bernard Hermann

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Published by Les Éditions du Pacifique in Papeete .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany,
  • Flowers,
  • Flowering trees

  • Edition Notes

    Statementphotography, Bernard Hermann ; text, Jean-Claude Celhay with the collaboration of M. Guerin, J.M. Maclet and J. Rentier
    ContributionsCelhay, Jean-Claude
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK473.T3 H413 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24954034M
    ISBN 102857000936
    ISBN 109782857000938
    OCLC/WorldCa5748764

    birds and fish, along with insects, geckos and lizards. plants:Ferns, like tree fern, particularly prize these humid and windy sian vanilla Coconut tree and heaps more. From birthdays to housewarmings, plants are a gift that keeps on giving. ® offers a variety of plant gifts like flowering, house, bonsai and orchid plants that will add cheer and life to any room. Flowering Plants. In a basket, decorative planter, or seasonal container, flowering plants infuse vibrant color and life into any room.

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    plants consist of four main parts: (1) roots, (2) stem, (3) leaves, and (4) flowers. Plants without flowers are called non-flowering plants, or gymno-sperm. While they do produce seeds, the seed is not enclosed in a flower (and eventually a fruit) the way seeds are in flowering plants. Non-flowering plants are File Size: KB. Garden peonies grow from tubers. 2. Tree peony or Paeonia suffruticosa types often grow to eye-level height on woody stems with few branches. Tree Peonies are shrub like plants grown either from seed or from grafts. Some of the few varieties of Peonies are: Chinese cut flower Peonies, with large double flowers in shades of red, pink, and white.


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