The Reason for Flowers
Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our LivesBook - 2015
An exploration of the roles flowers play in the production of our foods, spices, medicines, and perfumes reveals their origins, myriad shapes, colors, textures and scents, bizarre sex lives, and how humans-- and the natural world-- relate and depend upon them.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2015.
Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
Branch Call Number: 635.9 BUC
Characteristics: x, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm