Nie-fiksie / Non-fiction: Plante / Plants
Nie-fiksie / Non-fiction - Plante / Plants
The Wildflowers of the Waterberg book portrays over 2000 photographs and more than a hundred line drawings that describes 661 species of wildflowers that occur in the topographically diverse region in northern South Africa. It is written by Lyn Wadley, Linda Willemse, Kerry Baytopp, Jonathan Swart, Joesph Heymans, Warwick & Michèle Tarboton. They spent years pursuing wildflowers individually and combined the knowledge and images to create a catalogue.
This 320-page book is designed with high-quality coated paper within a hardcover. Thanks to generous sponsorship from the Mapula Trust, the book can be sold at an affordable price to most, in the hope of building greater public awareness of the remarkable biodiversity that characterises the Waterberg.
Wildflowers of the Waterberg book
Wildflower family descriptions
The index that provides scientific and common names
Checklist of the species in the SANBI Pretoria herbarium
A beautiful book to appreciate the different wildflower species.