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Wicked Plants: The A-Z of Plants That Kill, Maim, Intoxicate and Otherwise Offend (Hardback)
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Wicked Plants: The A-Z of Plants That Kill, Maim, Intoxicate and Otherwise Offend (Hardback)

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A tree that sheds poison daggers; a glinting red seed that stops the heart; a shrub that causes paralysis; a climbing plant that strangles; and a leaf that triggered a war. Bestselling author Amy Stewart takes on two hundred of Mother Nature's most appalling creations in an A to Z of plants that kill, maim, intoxicate and otherwise offend. Menacing botanical illustrations render a ghastly portrait of evildoers that may be lurking in your back (or front) garden. Drawing on history, medicine, science and legend, this compendium of bloodcurdling botany will entertain, enlighten and alarm even the most intrepid gardeners and nature lovers.

Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 9781604691276
Number of pages: 236
Dimensions: 178 x 140 x 24 mm

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“Wicked Plants”

This is a beautiful little book that is packed with a devious collection of plants, fungi and algae that have made a nuisance of themselves (largely in the US but still) either through deadly poisons, irritating... More

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14th April 2014
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