Trees of Hong Kong: and Southern China

Trees of Hong Kong: and Southern China

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Overview

Hong Kong possesses an impressively diverse tree flora with 390 native species. This book celebrates the incredible diversity, beauty, and biology of the territory’s tree species, highlighting over 100 important species that are individually illustrated in exquisitely detailed watercolour paintings by Sally Grace Bunker, an acclaimed botanical artist. The illustrations are accompanied by text that teases out a diversity of associated narratives for each species, ranging from the history of global exploration and scientific discoveries, the ecology and biology of each species, and the various ways in which they have been utilized and their cultural associations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789888552030
Publisher: Earnshaw Books
Publication date: 03/01/2019
Edition description: None
Pages: 292
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.75(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Richard M. K. Saunders is a Professor of Biology at the University of Hong Kong. Chun-Chiu Pang is currently a Post-doctoral Fellow at the University of Hong Kong. Sally Bunker is a full member and a higher diploma holder of the Society of Botanical Artists (UK).

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