Overvie of some Lithops books. This pages unique monograph of the genus Lithops features all 91 currently accepted Lithops – Treasures of the veld. Buy Lithops: Treasures of the Veld () () ( ): Observations on the Genus Lithops : NHBS – Steven A . Lithops – Treasures of the Veld – Download as PDF File .pdf) or read online. Lithops – Treasures of the Veld plant biology. Study of plant biology of lithops.

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Absolutely the BEST book on lithops you can find. Go to British Wildlife. Preview — Lithops by Steven A. Treasures of the Veld by Steven A. D Ryo marked it as to-read Mar 06, He also takes us in the greenhouse and advises how best to cultivate lithops, from pollinating the plants to seed-raising, from light requirements to resting the plants.

There are pages in this new edition, pictures, mostly in full colour, and two maps. Refresh and try again. Guide to Succulents of Southern Africa.

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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The text reflects his considerable expertise in both the taxonomic and cultural aspects of the genus, and the text is suffused with a quirky and very readable erudition. Trenton Hayes rated it it was amazing Oct 29, I would consider this good company for D. Jeff rated it it was amazing Feb 13, Storm’s works on Lithops, although if anything the pictures are nicer than either.


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Lithops: Treasures of the Veld by Steven A. Hammer

No trivia or quizzes yet. Also included are further pictures of those described in the first edition, 27 extra full-colour pictures in all. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Field Guide to Succulents of Southern Africa. English Choose a language for shopping. A Comprehensive Reference to More than Species. The first half of the book talks about the history, regions where they grow with mapslithops anatomy, cultivation, and growth.

This book is perfect for those who are just getting into collecting lithops or experienced collectors. The Savage Garden, Revised: Panayoti Kelaidis rated it it was amazing Feb 24, Parthurs rated it it was amazing Mar 13, Benton Richard Fortey View All.

Lithops – Treasures of the Veld

The veeld are mostly taken without flowers – to have included them would have hidden the plant in many cases – but a separate section shows many of these ‘stones’ richly in flower. Awesome book on Lithops, if you are a fan you will like it. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. In addition to the material on the various species–in approach, Hammer seems to fall midway between lumper and splitter–he has a nice section on some of the more interesting hybrid cultivars and thf that come available from time to time.


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An interesting read about the species in general and where they come from. About this book Customer reviews Related titles. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Believe me, I have ordered every other book on succulents and lithops available on Amazon.

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Customers who bought this item also bought. As in the first edition, Steven Hammer with his usual mindstretching vocabulary and graphic treasuree style, unfolds the history of these little treasures; shows us the plants in habitat, a necessary step if we are to be able to understand their requirements in cultivation; illustrates their distribution; introduces us to their powers of self-hiding and enlightens us about the precipitation they receive in the wild.

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