- Books

The Art of Plant Evolution #2020

The Art of Plant Evolution This beautiful mix of art and science offers a breathtaking look at the way that contemporary scientific discoveries are changing our understanding of plants and plant evolution Nearly one hundred and

  • Title: The Art of Plant Evolution
  • Author: W. John Kress Shirley Sherwood
  • ISBN: 9781842464175
  • Page: 467
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Art of Plant Evolution By W. John Kress Shirley Sherwood, This beautiful mix of art and science offers a breathtaking look at the way that contemporary scientific discoveries are changing our understanding of plants and plant evolution Nearly one hundred and fifty paintings, by eighty four artists, are reproduced in full color to present a sweeping overview of the evolution of plants worldwide The paintings cover a wide range oThis beautiful mix of art and science offers a breathtaking look at the way that contemporary scientific discoveries are changing our understanding of plants and plant evolution Nearly one hundred and fifty paintings, by eighty four artists, are reproduced in full color to present a sweeping overview of the evolution of plants worldwide The paintings cover a wide range of plants, including ferns, fungi, conifers, algae, mosses, and a rich bounty of flowering plants accompanying each painting is up to date evolutionary information drawn from recent DNA analysis plus observations by each of the artists and details about modern plant classification Written for the nonspecialist, The Art of Plant Evolution is sure to enchant inquisitive green thumbs and gardeners.

    • BEST MOBI "↠ The Art of Plant Evolution" || DOWNLOAD (E-Book) ☆
      467 W. John Kress Shirley Sherwood
    • thumbnail Title: BEST MOBI "↠ The Art of Plant Evolution" || DOWNLOAD (E-Book) ☆
      Posted by:W. John Kress Shirley Sherwood
      Published :2019-09-02T23:10:48+00:00

    1 thought on “The Art of Plant Evolution

    1. At page 24 I m already really excited about this find I ordered it from the library website hoping it would have pretty pictures of plants, and it does, but am getting than I bargained for The text is lucid and informative for the lay person about the science of evolution since Darwin The updated Tree of Plant Evolution is particularly fascinating to me Visually, the book is gorgeous, and includes some really stunning photographs of fossils as well as botanical illustration.

    2. Collaborative effort for this book on botanical evolutionary history and botanical art.Terrific illustrations Well organized, with tidbits about DNA and the placement of plants on the evolutionary tree and interesting info on the artists The illustration of the cactus wren on sauara is is the collaborative effort of father and son, one drawing the plant, one drawing the bird Some of my favorites are an elegant illustration of Rat s tail spitzweregich on black background, the swirly frond of an A [...]

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *