A Photographic Guide to Alpine Plants of New Zealand

$27.99 inc GST


A Photographic Guide to Alpine Plants of New Zealand showcases the flowers that add so much to the attractions of walking in New Zealand’s alpine zone.

The ideal size for slipping into a backpack when tramping, A Photographic Guide to Alpine Plants of New Zealand will appeal to walkers, nature lovers, tour guides and educators, and flower photographers wishing to identify their subjects.

About the Author:
Lawrie Metcalf (1928-2017) was one of New Zealand’s most highly regarded horticulturists and had been awarded many national and international honours. This included the Loder Cup and the Royal Society’s Gold Veitch Memorial Medal for services to horticulture. He was the author of numerous books, including A Photographic Guide to Trees, A Photographic Guide to Ferns, as well as Know your New Zealand Trees and Know your New Zealand Native Plants.

Other books in the series:
Birds of New Zealand
Ferns of New Zealand
Fossils of New Zealand
Freshwater Fishes of New Zealand
Insects of New Zealand
Mammals of New Zealand
Moths & Butterflies of New Zealand
Mushrooms & Other Fungi of New Zealand
Reptiles & Amphibians of New Zealand
Rocks & Minerals of New Zealand
Sea Fishes of New Zealand
Seashells of New Zealand
Spiders of New Zealand
Trees of New Zealand
Wildflowers of New Zealand

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Lawrie Metcalf


White Cloud Books






October 2023