Wild Plants of the Scenic Rim: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide
A comprehensive pocket-sized guide to the wild plants of the Scenic Rim, Queensland, Australia. This pocket guide introduces you to the variety of wild plants growing in one of Queenslandâ€™s great natural treasure troves, the Scenic Rim. The Scenic Rim encompasses a chain of high mountains and plateaux, as well as scattered, isolated peaks, low rolling hills and flood plains that lie to the south and south-west of Brisbane in Queensland’s south-east corner. The region is a very special ‘storehouse’ of unique animals and distinctive plants, with some species found nowhere else in the world
Wild Plants of Greater Brisbane Revised Edition
Brisbane and the surrounding region is one of the greenest urban environments in the world. In this book you’ll find more than 500 species of our most familiar wild plants, and a few that are less well known, featured in over 1100 colour photographs; along with brief, easy-to-read, descriptions of the plants and their habitats. Photographic details of the whole plant, the flower fruit and seed enable individual plants to be easily identified.
Plants of Central Queensland: Identification and Uses of Native and Introduced Species
Australian conservation and sustainable productivity requires an understanding of individual plant species in order to manage vegetation well. Plants of Central Queensland provides a guide for identifying and understanding plants of the region so that pastoralists and others can be better equipped to manage the vegetation resource of our grazing lands.
The book provides information on the habit, distribution, foliage and fruits of 525 plant species. Informative notes highlighting declared, poisonous, weed and medicinal plants are included, and plants useful for bees and bush tucker are also noted. These are the most important plants you might see if you live in or travel through central Queensland.