Australian rainforest plants
Australian rainforest plants volumes 1- 6

by Nan and Hugh Nicholson

 

Published by Terania Rainforest Publishing, colour, soft cover, 72 pages per volume

 

Price $A22.00 per volume, $A132.00 per set.

 

Postage for single volume: $A7.00, full set $A12 within Australia [up to 3 kg], overseas postage please request a quote

 

Set of six volumes comes with a cumulative index available as a PDF via email or printed on A4 paper via mail. Please state your index preference [PDF or paper] in the Comments field of the order form.

 

ISBN 0958943621 (set of 6 volumes),

These books are designed to help people without extensive botanical knowledge learn how to appreciate Australia’s rainforests through recognition of the plants in their natural setting and in cultivation. They are superbly illustrated with full colour photographs and the text describes where and how they grow in the wild and how to grow them in the garden.

 

Volume details

Volume I, fifth edition published 1996 , 72 pages

Over 100 species with a special section on ‘Gardening with Rainforest Plants’. Includes a bibliography and index of common names.

ISBN 0958943605 or ISBN 9780958943680

 

Volume II, fourth edition published 2007 72 pages

Over 120 species with special sections on ‘Growing a Rainforest’ and ‘Weeds’ to watch out for. Includes a bibliography, glossary and index of common names.

ISBN 9780958943611or ISBN 9780958943611

 

Volume III, third edition published 2006, 72 pages

106 species with a special section on ‘Rainforest Types’. Includes further reading and index of common names.

ISBN 095894363X or ISBN 9780958943635

 

Volume IV, second edition published 2003, 72 pages

114 species with a special section on ‘Disturbing Rainforests’. Includes an index of common names.

ISBN 0958943648 or ISBN 9780958943642

 

Volume V, published 2000, 72 pages

114 species with a special section on ‘Rainforest seeds and their propagation’. Includes an index of common names.

ISBN 0958943656 or ISBN 9780958943659

 

Volume VI, published 2004, 72 pages

120 species with a special section on ‘The Right Rainforest’. Includes an index of common names.

ISBN 0958943664 or ISBN 9780958943666

 

About the authors

Hugh and Nan Nicholson have devoted many years to conserving rainforests and to researching their ecology and regeneration. Together they pioneered the extensive use of rainforest plants in horticulture and for reforestation with the development of the Terania Rainforest Nursery. Hugh is a well-known photographer of rainforest in all its aspects. Nan has written numerous papers and articles on rainforest conservation and the advantages of rainforest plants in horticulture. 10% of income from sales of these books is donated to conservation and social justice organisations.