Fathers of Botany

Fathers of Botany: The discovery of Chinese plants by European missionaries

Kilpatrick, Jane

 

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French Christian missionaries were the first Europeans to get many of our best-known garden plants out of China. Key players were David, Delavay, Farges and Soulie. They botanised after the Opium Wars, many of their discoveries being brought into cultivation by Vilmorin.

ISBN: 9781842465141

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2014. 290x240mm, 240pp, col & b/w illus thru, hardcover in dustjacket. New copy.

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9781842465141

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Kilpatrick, Jane

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