About the book:
The Philippines has an abundance and variety of plants, many of which are still undiscovered and unidentified. In this book, plants commonly found in gardens, parks and vacant lots are used as examples and are readily available for study. For a clearer understanding, descriptions are supplemented by drawings and photographs. Included too is a section on how to start and maintain an herbarium.
Publisher: University of the Philippines Press
Publication Date: 2006
Size: 230 x 210mm
About the author:
Irma Remo Castro was Collections Manager of the Philippine National Herbarium of the National Museum under the Flora of the Philippines project. She was also a Scientist with the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST).