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They are yet another member of that oh-so-useful plant family the Solanaceae which also comprises potatoes, tomatoes, aubergines, peppers and ground cherries. Alistair Hay is a retired senior research scientist and director at the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney. Explore the Home Gift Guide.
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Brugmansia combines original field and botanical research with horticultural expertise and the review of more than six hundred bibliographic references spanning the sixteenth century to the present day. Go to Conservation Land Management. The horticultural half of the book is also practical — in addition to detailed advice on cultivation, grafting and propagation, the authors have included a section on pests and diseases, which will be useful far beyond those interested in growing brugmansias.
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Showing of 8 reviews. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The section on botany treats not only the taxonomy of the genus in all its nomenclatural gory detail but also natural history and ethnobotany.
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Brugmansia combines original field and botanical research with horticultural expertise and the review of more than six hundred bibliographic references spanning the sixteenth century to the present day.