Melrose Park: Author, 2013. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs and illustrations, maps.
Details the 103 Eucalypt species and subspecies that are currently known in South Australia. For each species a double-page spread provides images of the habit, bark, buds, flowers and fruits, a seedling painting by Ian Roberts and a detailed map of its distribution within the state. Details of the meaning and origin of the name, characteristic features, distribution and habitat, cultivation and uses are given. Designed and written for those with no botanical training, but also catering for the professional, this book will be valuable for all those interested in appreciating, identifying and growing South Australia’s native eucalypts.
Price: $35.00 AU