Presents the basic concepts and terminology of plant anatomy with a special emphasis on its significance and applications to other disciplines. This book also highlights the important contribution made by studying anatomy to the solutions of a number of problems. It is illustrated with line drawings and photographs.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : Anatomical Foundation of the Plant Body: An Overview. Plant Growth, Development, and Cellular Organization. Origin of the Primary Plant Body. Tissue Organization in Stems, Leaves, and Roots. Origin and Structure of the Secondary Plant Body. Evolutionary, Physiological, and Ecological Plant Anatomy. Evolution, and Systematics. Macromorphology. Structure and Function. Ecological Anatomy. Economic and Applied Plant Anatomy. Genetics and Plant Breeding. Defense Mechanisms and Structural Responses of Plants to Diseases, Pests, and Mechanical Injury. Herbs, Spices, and Drugs. Fibers, Fiber Products and Forage Fiber. Forensic Science and Animal Food Habits. Archeology, Anthropology, and Climatology. Properties, and the Utilization of Wood. The Arts and Antiques. General Anatomical References. Plant Anotomy and the World Wide Web. Glossary. Index.
- Data Publicarii : 26 Apr 2000
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 533
- ISBN : 9780122151705