eBook Encyclopedia of Cultivated Plants: From Acacia to Zinnia, 1st Edition

  • Christopher Cumo
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  • ISBN-10: 1598847759
  • ISBN-13: 9781598847758
  • DDC: 635.903
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1115 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released December 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Readers of this expansive, three-volume encyclopedia will gain scientific, sociological, and demographic insight into the complex relationship between plants and humans across history.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Guide to Related Topics.
Preface.
“Without Plants We Would Not Be Here”: An Introduction to Cultivated Plants.
1: Acacia.
2: Agave.
3: Ageratum.
4: Alfalfa.
5: Almond.
6: Aloe Vera.
7: Amaranth.
8: Anemone.
9: Anise.
10: Apple.
11: Apricot.
12: Arrowroot.
13: Artichoke.
14: Ash.
15: Asparagus.
16: Avocado.
17: Azalea.
18: Baby's Breath.
19: Bamboo.
20: Banana.
21: Barley.
22: Basil.
23: Beans.
24: Beet.
25: Begonia.
26: Belladonna.
27: Birch.
28: Bird of Paradise.
29: Blackberry.
30: Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia).
31: Bladderwort.
32: Blueberry.
33: Botanical Illustration.
34: Bougainvillea.
35: Boysenberry.
36: Breadfruit.
37: Brier.
38: Broccoli.
39: Brussels Sprouts.
40: Buckwheat.
41: Butterbur.
42: Butterwort.
43: Cabbage.
44: Cacao.
45: Cactus.
46: Calendula.
47: Campanula.
48: Canna.
49: Cannabis.
50: Canola.
51: Cantaloupe.
52: Caraway.
53: Cardamom.
54: Carnation.
55: Carrot.
56: Cassava.
57: Castor Bean.
58: Cauliflower.
59: Cedar.
60: Celandine.
61: Celeriac.
62: Celery.
63: Cherry.
64: Chestnut.
65: Chickpea.
66: Chicory.
67: Chrysanthemum.
68: Cinchona.
69: Cinnamon.
70: Clover.
71: Cloves.
72: Coca.
73: Cocklebur.
74: Coconut.
75: Coffee.
76: Collard.
77: Columbine.
78: Corchorus.
79: Coriander.
80: Corn.
81: Costmary.
82: Cotton.
83: Cottonwood.
84: Cowpea.
85: Cranberry.
86: Cucumber.
87: Currant.
88: Cypress.
89: Daffodil.
90: Dahlia.
91: Daisy (Bellis).
92: Dandelion.
93: Date Palm.
94: Dill.
95: Ebony.
96: Eggplant.
97: Elderberry.
98: Elm.
99: Endive.
100: Eucalyptus.
101: Fennel.
102: Fern.
103: Fig.
104: Fire Lily.
105: Flax.
106: Forget-Me-Not.
Title Page.
1: Garden Angelica.
2: Garden Cress.
3: Garlic.
4: Geranium.
5: Gerbera.
6: Ginger.
7: Ginkgo Biloba.
8: Ginseng.
9: Gladiola.
10: Good King Henry.
11: Gooseberry.
12: Gourd.
13: Grapefruit.
14: Grapes.
15: Guava.
16: Hazel.
17: Hibiscus.
18: Hickory.
19: Hollyhocks.
20: Honeydew.
21: Honeysuckle.
22: Hops.
23: Horseradish.
24: Horsetail.
25: Houseleek.
26: Hyacinth.
27: Hydrangea.
28: Impatiens.
29: Indigo.
30: Iris.
31: Jasmine.
32: Juniper.
33: Kale.
34: Khat.
35: Kohlrabi.
36: Kumquat.
37: Larkspur.
38: Laurel.
39: Lavender.
40: Leek.
41: Lemon.
42: Lentils.
43: Lettuce.
44: Licorice.
45: Lilac.
46: Lily.
47: Lily of the Field.
48: Lime.
49: Locust.
50: Lotus.
51: Lovage.
52: Lupine.
53: Magnolia.
54: Mahogany.
55: Mango.
56: Mangrove.
57: Maple.
58: Marigold.
59: Marshmallow.
60: Masterwort.
61: Millet.
62: Mint.
63: Mistletoe.
64: Morning Glory.
65: Motherwort.
66: Mulberry.
67: Mullein.
68: Mushrooms.
69: Mustard.
70: Nasturtium.
71: Nectarine.
72: Nettle.
73: Nigella.
74: Nutmeg.
75: Oak.
76: Oats.
77: Oil Palm.
78: Okra.
79: Olive.
80: Onion.
81: Orange.
82: Orchid.
83: Oregano.
84: Painted Tongue.
85: Pansy.
86: Papaya.
87: Papyrus.
88: Parsley.
89: Parsnip.
90: Peach.
91: Peanut.
92: Pear.
93: Peas.
94: Peony.
95: Pepper.
96: Peppers.
97: Petunia.
98: Phlox.
99: Pine.
100: Pineapple.
101: Pistachio.
102: Pitcher Plant.
103: Plantain.
104: Plum.
105: Poinsettia.
106: Pomegranate.
107: Poppy.
108: Potato.
109: Pumpkin.
110: Purslane.
Title Page.
1: Quince.
2: Quinoa.
3: Radish.
4: Raffia.
5: Raspberry.
6: Rattan.
7: Redwood.
8: Rhubarb.
9: Rice.
10: Rosebush.
11: Rosemary.
12: Rubber.
13: Rue.
14: Rutabaga.
15: Rye.
16: Safflower.
17: Sage.
18: Sagebrush.
19: Sago Palm.
20: Saint John's Wort.
21: Sea Buckthorn.
22: Sesame.
23: Shea Tree.
24: Snapdragon.
25: Sorghum.
26: Southernwood.
27: Soybeans.
28: Spinach.
29: Spruce.
30: Squash.
31: Strawberry.
32: Sugar Beet.
33: Sugarcane.
34: Sundew.
35: Sunflower.
36: Sweet Flag.
37: Sweet Pea.
38: Sweet Potato.
39: Swiss Chard.
40: Sycamore (American Sycamore).
41: Tansy.
42: Taro.
43: Tea.
44: Teak.
45: Teff.
46: Thyme.
47: Timothy.
48: Tobacco.
49: Tomato.
50: Triticale.
51: Tulip.
52: Turk's Cap Lily.
53: Turnip.
54: Vanilla.
55: Venus's Fly Trap.
56: Verbena.
57: Vetch.
58: Violet.
59: Walnut.
60: Watercress.
61: Water Lily.
62: Watermelon.
63: Wheat.
64: White Bryony.
65: White Horehound.
66: Willow.
67: Wintergreen.
68: Wormwood.
69: Yam.
70: Zinnia.
Organizations Providing Information on Cultivated Plants.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Editor and Contributors.
Index.