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The British ferns popularly described

and illustrated by engravings of every species.

by George William Johnson

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Published by Cottage Gardener Office in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ferns -- Great Britain

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    StatementForming a complete history of the family as regards their characteristics, peculiarities, natural places of growth, and the most successful methods of cultivating them.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1], vi, 284 p.
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18974514M

    Blade The blade is a large, flat structure, and is analogous to a plant's leaves. Stipe The stipe serves as a stem to which the blades are attached. Holdfast The holdfast is the part of the plant that anchors it to a substrate, such as a rock or the seafloor. It is analogous to a plant's root. Describe the two ways that algae reproduce. Sexual Reproduction. Description. The text was a scientific description of all the varieties of Ferns found in the British author of this work was the botanist Thomas Moore, the editor was John Lindley.. The book was released at a time of so-called "pteridomania" in with William Grosart Johnstone and Alexander Croall's Nature-Printed British Sea-Weeds (London, ), the book featured.

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THE BRITISH FERNS. by Johnson, George W. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Biography Early life. Johnson, born at Blackheath, Kent, was younger son of William Johnson, proprietor successively of the Vauxhall distillery, of the Coalbrookdale china-works, and of salt-works at Heybridge in Essex.

At Heybridge Johnson and his elder brother, Cuthbert William Johnson, first found employment, and carried out experiments in the application of salt as manure, which they Alma mater: Gray's Inn.

contains an easy-to-follow key to our British native species, with excellent line drawings and colour photographs. FSC Publications. The Ferns of Britain and Ireland C.N. Page Contains descriptions of all our British native species and hybrids as recognised in Cambridge University Press.

The British Pteridological Society website: www File Size: 1MB. JOHNSON, GEORGE WILLIAM (–), writer on gardening, born at Blackheath, Kent, on 4 Nov.was younger son of William Johnson, proprietor successively of the Vauxhall distillery, of the Coalbrookdale china-works, and of salt-works at Heybridge in Essex.

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3rd. Pub. Cottage Gardener Office. with b/w. illus. 12mo. Hardback. AEG. The Ferns of Britain and Ireland: Second Edition Paperback – 18 Sept 'This book is a good and valuable read and it is the most comprehensive book on British and Irish ferms.

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C N Page: Cambridge University Press 2nd edition Now a little outdated but still the definitive work on the ferns of the British Isles. Expensive: Ferns, Clubmosses, Quillworts and Horsetails of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Horticultural and Gardening Books Description This section is from the " The Fruit Manual; Containing The Descriptions and synonymes of the fruits and fruit trees commonly met with in the gardens & orchards of Great Britain, with selected lists of those most worthy of cultivation " book, by Robert Hogg.

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British Ferns and Their Allies: An Abridgment of the 'Popular History of British Ferns'. [Thomas Moore] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages.

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Illustrated with Coloured Plates and Numerous Wood Engravings, Sp (Hardcover) by. Seaweeds are popularly described as plants, but biologists do not consider them plants (in biology, all true plants belong to the kingdom Plantae). They should not be confused with aquatic plants such as seagrasses (which are vascular plants).

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1).British Native Ferns Many of the ferns which you can grow in the garden are of British Native origins, and the native fern species are among some of the best you can grow. Not only that, but of course by growing them you do not merely create a beautiful garden, but you also give a home to some often endangered plants, and the species of animals.New Cyclopaedia of Botany and Complete Book of Herb forming a History and Description of all Plants British or Foreign.

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