Flora celtica : [plants and people in Scotland]
- William Milliken & Sam Bridgewater.
- Edinburgh : Birlinn, 2013.
- Physical description
- 328 pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm.
Science Library (Li and Ma)
|QK46.5 .H85 M55 2013||Unknown|
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 304-309) and index.
- Publisher's Summary
- Flora Celtica - Plants and People in Scotland documents the continuously evolving relationship between the Scots and their environment. Based on a mixture of detailed research and information provided by the public, this book explores the remarkable diversity of ways that native plants have been, and continue to be, used in Scotland. The information is presented in clear and accessible format and is laced with quotations, illustrations, case studies and practical tips. The book covers the complete spectrum of plant uses, addressing their diverse roles in our diet, healthcare, culture, housing, language, environment, crafts, and much more. It is ideal as a reference book and also a delight to dip into for all those with a passion for natural history. It is illustrated in colour throughout.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781841583037 20160612
- Publication date
- Originally published: 2004.
- 9781780271699 (pbk.)
- 1780271697 (pbk.)
Browse related items
Start at call number: