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Sample Seed Packets from Kirstenbosch Gardens

By: N/A

Price: $22.80

Publisher: National Botanic Gardens, Kirstenbosch, Cape Town: 1983

Seller ID: 93ry

Condition: Good


11 sample seed packets from the Kirstenbosch Botanic Gardens in Cape Town. Seeds are: 22 - Aloe Humilis; 146B Conophytum Spp. Mixed (a tough, low growing succulent found in the Cape Province); 230 Echinus Geminatus (A shrubby mesem easily propagated from stem cuttings, but not a very quick grower. Flowers sparing produced on mature plants are quite attractive and pale pink); 298 Fenestraria Aurantiaca (an evergreen mat forming geophyte, mainly subterranean with just the tips of the leaves appearing above the soil; the var. aurantiaca distinguish for the flowers that are bright golden yellow c... View more info

Image for Historical Ecology of Alien Woody Plants in the Vicinity of Cape Town, South Africa - A thesis submitted for the degree of Doctor of Philposophy in the School of Environmental Studies, University of Cape Town, August 1980 - Vol 1

Historical Ecology of Alien Woody Plants in the Vicinity of Cape Town, South Africa - A thesis submitted for the degree of Doctor of Philposophy in the School of Environmental Studies, University of Cape Town, August 1980 - Vol 1

By: Shaugnessy, Gwennyth L

Price: $76.00

Publisher: The Author: 1980

Seller ID: 3lf

Condition: Near Fine


193 pages (complete). Volume 1 only. Thesis. Text on facing pages only. A very smart copy. The boards are healthy, sound. The contents are most agreeable. They are tight, fresh, clean, clear, confident, keen. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Natal Plants: Vol 1, Part 2 - Descriptions and figures of Natal Indigenous Plants, with notes on their Distribution, Economic Value, Native Names

Natal Plants: Vol 1, Part 2 - Descriptions and figures of Natal Indigenous Plants, with notes on their Distribution, Economic Value, Native Names

By: Wood, J Medley ; Evans, Maurice S

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Bennett & Davis, Printers, Durban: 1899

Seller ID: 25me

Condition: Poor


Complete. An inconsiderately stored copy. The bottom rims are much worn from storage conditions. The covers are tanned, worn, creased. They are resolutely secure. Aside from the storage consequences the pages are placid, sure, clear, diligent, competent. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Natal Plants : Vol VI - Parts 1-4

By: Wood, J Medley ; Natal Government Herbarium

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Bennett & Davis, Printers, Durban: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26mc

Condition: Near Fine


Four parts (complete). A most pleasing set. Grey card covers. The covers have narrow strips of sunning about the edges. They are otherwise very healthy and fresh-faced. The contents are exceptionally gratifying. They are (and take note of the publication date!) very clean and clear, very bright and confident, diligent and generous. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Natal Plants : Vol 5 - Parts 1-4 : Grasses

Natal Plants : Vol 5 - Parts 1-4 : Grasses

By: Wood, J Medley ; Natal Government Herbarium

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Robinson & Co Ltd., Printers, Durban: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27mc

Condition: Very Good


Four parts (complete). A benign set. Part One: pub. December 1904: the covers and spine have wear and sunning from storage and handling. They are tight and sure. The contents are mild-mannered, clean, clear, conscientious, sure. Part 2: pub: July 1905: the covers have strips of sunning about the edges, the spine has wear - both the covers and spine are sure. The contents are most pleasing: mellow, clean, clear, generous, very confident. Part 3: pub. March, 1906: comfortably neat covers and spine. The contents are most pleasing. Part 4: pub. June, 1908: the covers have sunning about th... View more info

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Natal Plants: Vol 2 - Parts 1, 3, 4

By: Wood, J Medley ; Natal Government Herbarium

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Robinson & Co Ltd., Printers, Durban: 1899

Seller ID: 24mc

Condition: Very Good


Three parts (incomplete set - pages complete). Part 1: the covers have scuffing, marks , wear. The spine has wear. The covers and spine are sure. The pages have much wear from storage to the bottom edges. The text and illustrations are unaffected and are pleasingly amiable. Part 3: pub. 1903. The back cover has an open tear. The covers are otherwise placid, lightly sunned, sure. The contents are very smart and attractive. Part 4: pub: 1904. A gratifying copy. The covers are healthy, sure. The contents are very fresh and clean and clear and conscientious. fkOrders over $50.00 are ... View more info

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Natal Plants : Vol 3, Parts 1-4

By: Wood, J Medley ; Natal Government Herbarium

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Bennett & Davis, Printers, Durban: 1900

Seller ID: 23mc

Condition: Very Good


Complete. A tranquil set. The covers have some mild wear and marking from storage. They are secure and sure. The contents of part 1 have mild aging marks to the early pages. Parts 2, 3, 4 are exceedingly smart. Part 2 published in 1901; parts 3 and 4 in 1902. The pages are astonishingly clean, clear, tidy, fresh-faced. fkOrders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info