Paperback 560pp Illustrated
9780713670158   Product Code: 22901
The islands and coasts of the Mediterranean are rich in wild flora - Greece alone has more species than the whole of northern Europe. This portable guide covers the entire region, from Spain to Turkey, Slovenia to Morocco, explaining its climate, geology and varied habitats. Illustrated with over 2,700 colour paintings and line drawings, it details some 2,500 species of flowering plants, ferns, succulents and grasses, with notes on their flowers, fruit, foliage, distribution and flowering times.