Poisonous Plants: A Guide for Parents & Childcare Providers download free [PDF and Ebook] by Elizabeth A. Dauncey

Poisonous Plants: A Guide for Parents & Childcare Providers download free [PDF and Ebook] by Elizabeth A. Dauncey year 2010
  • Book name: Poisonous Plants: A Guide for Parents & Childcare Providers
  • Author: Elizabeth A. Dauncey
  • Release date: 2010/3/25
  • Publisher: ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9781842464069
  • Rating: 9.58 of 10
  • Votes: 615
  • Review by: Forrest Wheatley
  • Review rating: 9.15 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/17
  • Total pages: 180
  • Includes a PDF summary of 16 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This accessible guidebook is the result of a long-standing collaboration between the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and the Medical Toxicology Information Services at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London. Helpful descriptions and more than 230 photographs will assist you in identifying 130 of the most poisonous plants likely to be encountered as pot plants, in flower beds and vegetable plots, and in more natural environments. The toxins contained in each plant (especially in plant parts that are attractive to children) and the likely symptoms should they be inadvertently touched or eaten are explained. Poisonous Plants provides crucial information for anyone caring for children, and for educators, medics, sellers of plants and flowers, gardeners and those responsible for plants in public places. It will enable you to assess the potential risks posed to children by toxic plants and provides ideas for designing and planting a safe environment.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H18M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Popular Medicine & Health, Trees, Wildflowers & Plants, Family & Relationships, Natural History Books, Advice On Parenting
  • Available formats: FB2, WORD, PRC, EPUB, TCR, DOC, TXT, PDF. Compressed in ALZ, AZW3, XZ, TBZ, AZW4, RAR, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 27.45 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x12.7mm
  • Weight: 460g
  • Printed by: KEW PUBLISHING
  • Published in: Richmond, Surrey, United Kingdom
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