Trees and Shrubs of the Etosha National Park and in Northern and Central Namibia

Guide to 50 of the most common trees and shrubs of Etosha National Park and in northern and central Namibia.
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Title: Trees and Shrubs of the Etosha National Park and in northern and central Namibia
Authors: Conny Berry; Blythe Loutit
Publisher: Namibia Scientific Society
3rd edition, Windhoek, Namibia 2002
ISBN 9991640177 / ISBN 99916-40-17-7
ISBN 9789991640174
Softcover, 15 x 21 cm, 164 pages, 54 bw-sketches, 14 colour plates, 1 map

About: Trees and Shrubs of the Etosha National Park and in northern and central Namibia

This compact and practical field guide describes 50 of the most common trees and shrubs that occur in Etosha National Park and in northern and central Namibia. The common names of plants and a botanical list of all presently known plant species in the park supplements the text. The authors describe the important characteristics of major trees and shrubs, relating these to the animals and birds that depend on them for food and shade. Interesting facts are also given on the beneficial uses of these plants for humans and animals. European and Namibian common names of the species add to the reader's knowledge. This fascinating compilation elegantly illustrates the vital link between Namibia's plants and travellers. Because the plants described herein occur in many parts of the country, consequently, this is a practical field guide for tourists, farmers and all people interested in obtaining a better understanding of the immense wealth of Namibia's indigenous flora.

Content: Trees and Shrubs of the Etosha National Park and in northern and central Namibia

Foreword
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Descriptions Of The Major Vegetation Types
Descriptions Of Plants Listed According To Their Botanical Names
Lists Of Plants Which Occur Commonly In The Three Tourist Camps
Index Of Botanical Names
Index Of Common Names In Afrikaans, English And German
References
Glossary And Scale
Colour Plates
List Of Presently Known Plant Species In The Etosha National Park
Map Of The Etosha National Park Showing Nine Major
Vegetation Types
Trees And Shrubs Of The Etosha National Park