British Trees by Victoria Munson
  

British Trees

Written by Victoria Munson
Illustrated by
Part of the Nature Detective Series

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

British Trees by Victoria Munson

Find out about more than 50 of the most common trees found in Britain today. Full descriptions of the trees, along with their scientific name, size, family and habitat, will ensure you can recognise which tree is which. Beautiful large colour photographs of the trees, their leaves, seeds and fruits, will help with easy identification. Includes information about broadleaved trees and conifers, explaining the difference between deciduous trees and evergreens, and looks at how the parts of trees, from the leaves and bark to seeds and berries, can help you to recognise each tree. You can also follow a step-by-step activity to help you create your own tree guide. Become a nature detective and explore the natural world around you. If you enjoy this book, then why not search out the other titles in this series: British Birds; British Mammals; British Insects; British Wild Flowers and British Seashore. Features the following trees: English Oak, Turkey Oak, Sessile Oak, Aspen, White Willow, Weeping Willow, Pussy Willow, Crack Willow, Common Osier, Black Poplar, White Poplar, Silver Birch, Alder, Hazel, Hornbeam, Common Beech, Common Ash, Elder, Holly, Common Lime, Large-leave Lime, Small-leaved Lime, London Plane, Rowan, Horse Chestnut, Sweet Chestnut, Field Maple, Sycamore, Yew, Wych Elm, English Elm, Whitebeam, Hawthorn, Blackthorn, Crab Apple, Wild Cherry, Common Pear, Common Juniper, Walnut, Magnolia, Norway Spruce, Larch, Douglas Fir, Scots Pine, Sitka Spruce, Cedar, Monkey Puzzle Tree.

Reviews

A bright, attractive book... One might argue that all the information is 'out there

's hard to beat a clear and colourful book and the principles that this one espouses are unlikely to change significantly in the near future English 4 - 11'

About the Author

Victoria Munson is an author and editor of children's books. She is particularly interested in science and nature.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: From 6

Author

Victoria Munson
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Publisher

Hodder Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

8th September 2016

ISBN

9780750293259


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