Vistas in Botany

Vistas in Botany

A Volume in Honour of the Bicentenary of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

1st Edition - January 1, 1959

Write a review

  • Editors: W. B. Turrill, R.C. Rollins, G. Taylor
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483153391

Purchase options

Purchase options
DRM-free (PDF)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order


Vistas in Botany features the study of life histories of plants, their development from spore or seed through vegetative phases up to the diverse phenomena of reproduction needs. This book is a compilation of studies and research conducted by several botanists that discuss topics such as the taxonomy general principles and Angiosperms; plant biochemistry; causal plant ecology; plant geography; cytology; genes, chromosomes, and evolution; viruses; bacteria; fungi; Bryophyta; Pteridophyta; Gymnospermae; and plant physiology. This publication is valuable to botanical specialists who wish to obtain updated knowledge in botany or phytology, and to students conducting research on the science of plant life.

Table of Contents

  • Editor's Preface

    The Royal Botanic Gardens

    Taxonomy General Principles and Angiosperms

    A Vista in Plant Anatomy

    Plant Biochemistry

    Causal Plant Ecology

    Grundfragen und Aufgaben der Pflanzensoziologie

    Plant Geography

    Palaeobotany in Great Britain


    Genes, Chromosomes, and Evolution



    Phycology in Retrospect and Anticipation





    Plant Physiology


Product details

  • No. of pages: 564
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1959
  • Published: January 1, 1959
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483153391

About the Editors

W. B. Turrill

R.C. Rollins

G. Taylor

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Vistas in Botany"