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The Cataceae

N L. Britton

The Cataceae

descriptions and illustrations of the plants of the cactus family

by N L. Britton

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

In 4 vols, bound as 2.

Statementby N.L. Brilton and J.N. Rose.
SeriesPublications -- no.248.
ContributionsRose, J N.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21477314M
ISBN 100486211916

Introduction. The classification of the family Cactaceae remains uncertain as of March Since the mids, the system produced by the International Cactaceae Systematics Group (ICSG) of the International Organization for Succulent Plant Study has been used as the basis of many published classifications. Detailed treatments produced in the 21st century have divided the family into around.   Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and ed by:

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Cactus, flowering plant family comprising genera and nearly 2, species, all of which are native to the New World with one possible exception. Most cacti feature thick photosynthetic stems and leaves that are modified as spines. Learn more about the members and physical characteristics of the family. The European Garden Flora is the definitive manual for the accurate identification of cultivated ornamental plants and has been designed to meet the highest scientific standards. The vocabulary has nevertheless been kept as uncomplicated as possible so that the work is fully accessible to the informed nurseryman, gardener, and landscape architect, as well as the professional botanist.


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