Last edited by Kijin
Saturday, July 25, 2020 | History

7 edition of Gasterias of South Africa found in the catalog.

Gasterias of South Africa

a new revision of a major succulent group

by Ernst J. van Jaarsveld

  • 43 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Fernwood Press in association with the National Botanical Institute in Vlaeberg, South Africa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Classification.,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Gasteria -- Classification.,
    • Gasteria -- South Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 87-89) and index.

      StatementErnst J. van Jaarsveld ; illustrations, Ellaphie Ward-Hilhorst.
      ContributionsWard-Hilhorst, Ellaphie., National Botanical Institute (South Africa)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK495.L72 J34 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL831567M
      ISBN 101874950016, 1874950040
      LC Control Number95105761
      OCLC/WorldCa31021452

      Khutaza Park, Bell Crescent, Westlake Business Park. PO Box , Tokai, , South Africa. [email protected] Loot is a member of the Independent Media group of companies. All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations and stock availability as outlined in our terms & conditions.   South African poet Mangaliso Buzani has been announced as the winner of the African Poetry Book Fund’s Glenna Luschei Read More. Africa South Africa The Johannesburg Review of Books Vol. 4, Issue 4. Ap The Johannesburg Review of Books presents new poetry by Isobel Dixon. ~~~ Matsephe’s Dance It’s the dancing and the.

      The vegetation of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. Strelitzia South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria. Rauh, W. Gasteria baylissiana Rauh. A new dwarf Gasteria from south-east Africa, Journal of South African Bot3: Van Jaarsveld, E.J. Gasterias of South Africa. Fernwood Press, Cape Town.   Sunday marked South Africa's year anniversary of its first democratic election. In those 20 years the country has undergone enormous change and these 11 books will introduce you to that Author: Maggie Messitt.

      The following is a list of notable works of fiction which are set in South Africa: Age of Iron by J.M. Coetzee. Karoo Boy by Troy Blacklaws. Burger's Daughter by Nadine Gordimer. The Conservationist by Nadine Gordimer. Ah, But Your Land Is Beautiful by Alan Paton. Cry, The Beloved Country by Alan Paton. Too Late the Phalarope by Alan Paton.   Most of these books are available for purchase in book stores in South Africa. Furthermore all of these recommended books about South Africa are available online in most countries. Inspiring books to read before or while travelling through South Africa. Swahili For The Broken-Hearted – .


Share this book
You might also like
American workers, American unions

American workers, American unions

Seed processing and handling

Seed processing and handling

Treasury notes of February 15, 1991, series R-1991.

Treasury notes of February 15, 1991, series R-1991.

Business matters

Business matters

Higher education in India

Higher education in India

Acts of the anti-slavery apostles

Acts of the anti-slavery apostles

investigation of social skills in psychopaths in terms of role playing.

investigation of social skills in psychopaths in terms of role playing.

Labour market transitions and unemployment dynamics

Labour market transitions and unemployment dynamics

Greatest Hits Live.

Greatest Hits Live.

Transactions [of the] Town Planning Conference, London, 1910.

Transactions [of the] Town Planning Conference, London, 1910.

Special contracts

Special contracts

Forest landscape description and inventories

Forest landscape description and inventories

Adobe illustrator

Adobe illustrator

Guidelines for employees on sexual harassment.

Guidelines for employees on sexual harassment.

Aggregate costs to the United States of tariffs and quotas on imports

Aggregate costs to the United States of tariffs and quotas on imports

Gasterias of South Africa by Ernst J. van Jaarsveld Download PDF EPUB FB2

Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group Hardcover – Illustrated, January 1, by Ernst J. Van Jaarsveld (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from /5(1). Gasterias Of South Africa book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Popular among both amateur and professional horticulturalists, t 5/5. Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group by Ernst J.

Van Jaarsveld and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A book about the genus Gasteria About 10 years ago a book was written on the genus Gasteria by the eminent South African botanist, Ernst van Jaarsveld. It is called "Gasterias of South Africa".

Now, unfortunately, out of print, it is becoming expensive. I recently found a copy for US$50 but all others were around $ each. Gasteria is a genus of succulent plants endemic to southern Africa. Gasterias are distinguished from the related genera by their curved pendulous pedicels and belly-shaped, curved perianths, and the genus is also named for the stomach-shaped flowers (“gaster” is Latin for “stomach”).

: Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group () by Ernst J. Van Jaarsveld and a great selection of similar New, Used and 5/5(2).

Genre/Form: Classification: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jaarsveld, Ernst J. van. Gasterias of South Africa. Vlaeberg, South Africa: Fernwood Press. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author.

Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5(1).

Gasterias of South Africa Watercolour paintings by Ellaphie Ward-Hilhorst Description and revision of the 16 recognised species of gasteria, which includes sections on the history of gasteria exploration, a definition of the genus, including keys, and its ecology and conservation status.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group by E.

Van Jaarsveld (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Gasterias of Southern Africa.

A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group by Jaarsveld, E. Van. Vlaeberg, South Africa: Fernwood Press, 95 pages with very many b/w and colour illustrations.

Cloth with dust jacket. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Ellaphie Ward-Hilhorst. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

Her beautiful paintings of gasterias are featured in the book “Gasterias of South Africa.” Email questions on drought-resistant plants to [email protected] Eastern Cape succulent adventure is book about botanic trip to South Africa in September I have visited more than hundred localities in Eastern Cape, mainly focused on Haworthias, Gasterias and Astrolobas.

In pages you will see photographs of succulent plants and localities. All pictures have titles with names and localities. Gasterias of South Africa by E J van Jaarsveld (an internationally acknowledged expert in the field of succulents) describes the the recognised Gasteria species which has been reduced to Descriptions of these gasterias, together with 6 interesting variations are complemented by.

Gasteria loedolffiae honours the Cape Town-based botanical artist, Jeanette Loedolff. Jeanette has illustrated this and all the other species of Gasteria for a forthcoming book on the subject.

Gasteria loedolffiae was named in the British Journal, Bradleya inby the author (Van Jaarsveld ). In Aprilthe Mzimvubu River was investigated by the author, uPhakamani Xaba and Adam.

Gasterias of Southern Africa. Gasterias of Southern Africa by Ernst van Jaarsveld 96 pages, hardback, ISBN When this book was first announced the initial print run was exhausted in a very short time. Further copies are now been printed.

It is the only work available on this interesting group of plants and has been written by the. Archives of Natural History / List of Issues / Vol Issue 2 / VAN JAARSVELD, E.J.

and WARD-HILHORST, E. Gasterias of South Africa. A new revision of a major succulent group. Vlaeburg, Fernwood Press in association with the National Botanical Institute: Author: E. Charles Nelson. Van Staden N, Siebert SJ, Cilliers DP, Wilsenach D, Frisby AW.

Floristic analysis of semi-arid mountain ecosystems of the Griqualand West centre of plant endemism, Northern Cape, South Africa. Van Jaarsveld, Ernst J (author); Ellaphie Ward-Hilhorst (illusrator) Gasterias of South Africa. A new revision of a major succulent group.

Published: Fernwood Press and National Botanical Institute, Cape Town, Edition: First. Simply to help all of you out there to have a better time, at least for an hour or two when you will virtually visit South Africa with me!

In these days there are no possibilities to travel to South Africa, but I can offer quite a few talks about Haworthias in habitat I have in backup from last ten years.Gasterias are one of my favorite succulents because they are just so darn interesting to look at and handle.

They are native to South Africa and their name comes from the Latin word for “stomach”, which refers to the shape of their flowers. Interestingly though it's their tongue like shape that many of their common names come from.5/5(4).

Then, the author takes us on a remarkable journey around South Africa, the country where his profession brought him later in life. More than an insightful account of a policeman’s work, Terence Walter’s book is a complex study of human weaknesses and obsessions.

Through his lens, policemen are both everyday heroes and psychologists.