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Nature General

Plant Collecting for the Amateur

by (author) T. Christopher Brayshaw

Royal BC Museum
Initial publish date
Apr 1999
General, Botany
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Apr 1999
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This small, comprehensive guide offers practical advice on how to collect, dry and store plant specimens for botanical study. Intended for plant collectors who do not have access to herbarium equipment, this book describes how to use common household items to dry, press and store plants.

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T. Christopher Brayshaw (1919–2015) was curator emeritus of botany at the Royal BC Museum. He wrote major works on several important groups of plants in British Columbia.

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