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Flowers of the Himalaya

Oleg Polunin

Flowers of the Himalaya

by Oleg Polunin

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wild flowers -- Himalaya Mountains -- Identification.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOleg Polunin, Adam Stainton.
    ContributionsStainton, Adam.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK341
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx,580p.,128p. of plates :
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22278837M
    ISBN 100192176234

    flowers are white and tinged with violet on the outer side. The flowers are very noticeable on account of their large size. The datura flowers from the beginning of the winter and through till the spring, and then again in the rains. It is widely distributed all over India and the . Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Among Flowers: A Walk in the Himalaya (Directions) at loveletterstotoledo.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(15).

    As the name suggests, this book is a supplement of the definitive and widely acclaimed Flowers of the Himalaya () by Oleg Polunin and Adam Stainton. The Supplement contains some species not previously described in the parent volume. These include a number of species common in subtropical Author: Adam Stainton. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Valley of Flowers: An Adventure in the Upper Himalaya by Frank S. Smythe at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Yet, these were but minor prices to pay for the privilege of witnessing the Himalaya in its infinite variety and for a great deal of time usefully spent ruminating on the joys of loveletterstotoledo.com: $

    Feb 02,  · This book almost metaphysical in it journey, traces the route to the Crystal mountain, Shey and Phoksumdo lake and the land of Dolpo situated in the rain shadow of the Himalaya.. Matthiesen is student of Zen Buddhism and book other than being an exploratory journey develops into a quest for the meaning of Being. Supplement to the flowers of the himalaya by Polunin and Adam ; Taxanomy of vascular plants- George H.M. Lawrence - Oxford and IBH- Scientific information. Text Book of Fungi & Their Allies by loveletterstotoledo.comeet Kaur Sethi & Surinder Kaur Walia- Published by Macmillan Publishers India. The present textbook is intended for students pursuing graduation.


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Jul 03,  · This supplement to Flowers of the Himalaya covers species that were not included in the previous book, with much new photographic material that has since become available.

The book also includes illustrations of species that were given only a written description or which were illustrated by simple loveletterstotoledo.com by: Get this from a library. Flowers of the Himalaya. [Oleg Polunin; Adam Stainton] -- This is the first book of its kind, helping the reader to identify the wild flowers of the Himalaya, from Kashmir and Ladakh in the west, to the Nepal-Sikkim border in the east.

The authors describe. Jan 29,  · Among Flowers: A Walk in the Himalaya (Directions) [Jamaica Kincaid] on loveletterstotoledo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this delightful hybrid of a book—part memoir and part travel journal—the bestselling author takes us deep into the mountains of Nepal with a trio of botanist friends in search of native Himalayan plants that will grow in her Vermont loveletterstotoledo.com by: 8.

Flowers of the Himalaya by Polunin, Oleg, Stainton, Adam and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at loveletterstotoledo.com Feb 20,  · loveletterstotoledo.com - Buy Flowers of the Himalaya book online at best prices in India on loveletterstotoledo.com Read Flowers of the Himalaya book reviews & author details and more at loveletterstotoledo.com Free delivery on qualified orders/5(15).

Concise Flowers of the Himalaya by Stainton, Adam and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at loveletterstotoledo.com This supplement to Flowers of the Himalaya covers species that were not included in the previous book, with much new photographic material that has since become available.

The book also includes illustrations of species that were given only a written description or which were illustrated by simple drawings. Many tropical species and some exotics are included. In all, species are described. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Get this from a library. Portraits of Himalayan flowers.

[Toshio Yoshida] -- "The product of ten years of travel, research, and photography, Portraits of Himalayan flowers is a rare jewel of a book that is as inspiring as it is informative. The glorious color photographs. Designed to help the reader identify the wild flowers of the Himalaya, from Kashmir and Ladakh to the Nepal-Sikkim border in the east.

The book contains descriptions of. Himalayan Flowers, New Delhi. K likes. loveletterstotoledo.com - We own the world's largest archive of factual content from South Asia, with video and stills that span a wide gamut of subject /5(11).

Flowers of the Himalaya: A Supplement (Oxford India Paperbacks) by Stainton, Adam and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at loveletterstotoledo.com Buy Flowers of the Himalaya (): NHBS - Oleg Polunin and Adam Stainton, Oxford University Press.

About Help Blog Jobs Established NHBS GmbH. Newsletter Google Stars About this book. Excellent reference which describes some species found between and metres in the Himalayas, and details the finest plant. This book identifies about spp.

of wild flowers found at m alt. in the Himalaya from Kashmir and Ladakh to the Nepal-Sikkim border. Botanical descriptions, colour photographs and line drawings are used. The effects of climate, geology, soil, alt., animals and man on the vegetation are briefly described.

Based on the Himalayan collections of the British Natural History Museum, the Cited by: May 07,  · This book is a supplement to the definitive and widely-acclaimed Flowers of the Himalaya () by Oleg Polunin and Adam Stainton.

It contains some Author: Adam Stainton. This is a compact edition of &i;Flowers of the Himalaya&o; by the same authors, and covers the most important aspects of the Himalayan flora in a convenient and affordable form.

The descriptions of the species have been abbreviated and are mostly limited to those illustrated, in order to produce a more portable book. Jan 01,  · It was proposed to the author that she travel to any place in the world, doing anything she liked, and write a small book about the experience.

The where she chose was the Himalayas, and what she chose to do was to collect the seeds of flowers for her garden. This book is the result. Among Flowers is delightful/5. Nov 30,  · This is the first book of its kind, helping readers to identify the wild flowers of the Himalaya, from Kashmir to Ladakh to the Nepal-Sikkim border in the east.

The authors describe some species found mostly in the upper valleys, hills, and higher mountainous regions. Based on the definitive and widely-acclaimed Flowers of the Himalaya, the Concise describes over species of Himalayan flowers in a more portable and less expensive format.

Lavishly illustrated with almost color photos, this volume covers a wide variety of flora in the area from the Nepal-Sikkim border to the south-east of the Himalaya to the India-Pakistan border in the north-west and Author: Oleg Polunin, Adam Stainton.

Flowers of the Himalaya [ Jan 01] on loveletterstotoledo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.2/5(1). Flowers of Himalayan Country. likes · 4 talking about this. Share Relate Views & IdeasFollowers: Stop and look at the wild flowers carefully and you will discover, a disarming beauty of their own.

Many of them are also ancestors of the familiar garden flowers that we tend so enthusiastically. The Himalaya is a treasure trove of flowers many of which grow all over the northern temperate zone too.This is the first book of its kind, helping readers to identify the wild flowers of the Himalaya, from Kashmir to Ladakh to the Nepal-Sikkim border in the east.

The authors describe some species found mostly in the upper valleys, hills, and higher mountainous regions.4/4(2).