How Plants Work: Form, diversity survival, edited by Stephen Blackmore

07 December 2018


The frankincense tree (Boswellia sacra) is discussed together with myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) in Jarmila Pittermann’s chapter on stems in How Plants Work: Form, diversity survival, whose consultant editor is Stephen Blackmore (Ivy Press, £30; 978-1-78240-697-6). Other contributors to this lavishly illustrated large-format hardback are Andrew Drinnan, Taryn Bauerle, Timothy Walker, and Frederick B. Essig, with a foreword by Peter Crane

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