Learn plant language. Having a knowledge of plant names and their backgrounds, pronunciations and meanings can add a whole new level to your career, studies or hobby. The Plant Language e-book is a great little companion for any horticulture student, professional or enthusiast to get to know more about plants by understanding the names.
You may know the scientific names of plants- are you saying those correctly? Further, once you know about what the different names of the plants mean, you will be able to identify and understand more about the plant simply by looking at the name of the plant.
This e-book will enhance your horticulture knowledge and would be a great supplementary text for your horticulture library.
Table of Contents
PART 1: PRONUNCIATION
PART 2: PLANT NAME MEANINGS
PART 3: DICTIONARY OF BOTANICAL AND HORTICULTURAL TERMS
About the Author:
John L. Mason Dip.Hort.Sc., Sup’n Cert., FIOH, FPLA, MAIH, MACHPER, MASA
John Mason has had over 35 years experience in the fields of Horticulture, Recreation, Education and Journalism. He has extensive experience both as a public servant, and as a small business owner. John has held positions ranging from Director of Parks and Recreation (City of Essendon) to magazine editor.
John is a well respected member of many professional associations, and author of over thirty five books and of over two thousand magazine articles. Even today, John continues to write books for various publishers including Simon and Shuster, and Landlinks Press (CSIRO Publishing).