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  • faculty
  • Wilf graduated in 1960, and soon after he and Peggy moved to Vancouver, British Columbia where Wilf had accepted a position as a faculty member with the Department of Botany at the University of British Columbia. (ou.edu)
  • Department
  • Greg McKee, Museum Specialist in the Department of Botany at the Smithsonian Institution, says that understanding theories like DOS provides a useful context for identifying the purpose of the plants found at a site. (pbs.org)
  • Plants
  • Botany originated in prehistory as herbalism with the efforts of early humans to identify - and later cultivate - edible, medicinal and poisonous plants, making it one of the oldest branches of science. (wikipedia.org)
  • Botany originated as herbalism , the study and use of plants for their medicinal properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Goethe's botany the Metamorphosis of plants (1790) and Tabler's Ode to nature (1782) with an introd. (openlibrary.org)
  • drawings
  • With more than 150 color photographs and schematic drawings illustrating key strategies, Botany for Designers is the professional's go-to guide, showing you how an appreciation of plant fundamentals can lead to more inspired, well-designed landscapes. (waterstones.com)
  • students
  • This book-a Botany 101 course for professionals and students alike-walks you through all the answers, equipping you with the ability to be not just an informed landscape designer but also an effective planting designer. (waterstones.com)
  • R]ecommended to students and established designers who might need to expand their understanding of botany or brush up on concepts half-learned at an earlier stage in their careers. (waterstones.com)
  • A] useful reference book for design students and equally valuable for designers needing to brush up on their botany. (waterstones.com)
  • Illustrated with numerous well-labelled line diagrams and pictures, this book will be useful for students of botany, food and nutrition, forestry, agriculture, horticulture, plant breeding and environmental science. (dymocks.com.au)
  • collection
  • ATLAS OF POETIC BOTANY is a hand-drawn collection of plants from equatorial rainforests that have sometimes strange but often beautiful and surprising characteristics, like trees that grow on top of other trees, or plants that disguise themselves as mushrooms or have leaves as big as awnings. (orionmagazine.org)