Official plant emblems of Canada :: A22-539/2012E

a biodiversity treasure /

Focuses on several dozen native plants that have become official emblems of the provinces, territories and the entire country. These are ambassadors for increasing awareness of the importance of biodiversity. These emblems are documented through a most elaborate compilation of photographs, detailed illustrations and paintings ever produced. The text contains a wealth of scientific information, but is presented in an accessible, user-friendly, entertaining style with hundreds of memorable, charming and humorous anecdotes.

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Department/Agency Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.
Title Official plant emblems of Canada :
Subtitle a biodiversity treasure /
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Paper
Other Formats Electronic-[English]
Date c2012.
  • Small, Ernest
  • Catling, Paul M.
  • Brookes, Brenda
Binding Hardcover
Number of Pages iv, 428p. :
Dimensions 23 cm.
ISBN 978-0-660-20057-6
Catalogue Number
  • A22-539/2012E
Subject Terms Biological diversity, Wild plants