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  • A book by Graham Charles about one of the most popular cactus genera

  • Based on years of observation in habitat and cultivation

  • The first time so much information has been available in English

  • Foreword by Dr. Nigel Taylor, Curator of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

  • 288 pages case-bound with dust jacket, 280 x 210mm (the same page size as the New Cactus Lexicon)

  • 624 colour pictures of plants in nature, their habitats, plants in culture and historic illustrations

  • 75 Detailed distribution maps showing where each species grows

  • The History, Characteristics, Classification, and Distribution of the genus

  • Advice on Cultivation

  • Extensive index to help you look up the names on your labels

  • List of GC Gymno. Field Numbers

Publication Date:

May 15th 2009

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