Eucalypts of Western Australia: The South-West Coast and Ranges



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Eucalypts of Western Australia: The South-West Coast and Ranges
Malcolm French and Dean Nicolle

This is a book for all to enjoy, with every eucalypt species occurring along the south-west coast and ranges of Western Australia being comprehensively described (147 species and subspecies in total). All will appreciate the assistance this book delivers in providing a wealth of information regarding the identification, distribution and ecology of each eucalypt included.

For each of the 147 eucalypts, a double-page provides images of the whole plant, bark, flowers and fruits; seedling painting by Ian Roberts; detailed distribution maps for the south-west of WA; meaning and origin of the name; original naming and type information; characteristic features; distribution and habitat; notes on how to identify the species, interesting populations and outstanding individual trees; detailed botanical descriptions. Additionally, a quick reference guide to the flowering times of all 147 eucalypts is included, which will be useful to apiarists, entomologists, bird enthusiasts and all growers of native plants.

Designed and written for those with no botanical training, but also catering for the professional, this book will be valuable for all those interested in appreciating, identifying and growing the unique eucalypts of Western Australia's south-west coast and ranges.

Dimensions: H 26cm x W 21cm

ISBN: 9780646806136

Publisher: Malcolm French

Publication Date: 2019

Format: Paperback

Number of Pages: 333