Flowers by Melanie Waldron
  

Flowers

Written by Melanie Waldron
Illustrated by HL Studios
Part of the Raintree Perspectives: Plant Parts Series

RRP £8.99

Synopsis

Flowers by Melanie Waldron

Flowers carry out a vital job for all flowering plants, they enable plants to reproduce. This book provides readers with a complete and comprehensive understanding of the role of flowers, their structure and how they are brilliantly designed to do this job. Clear diagrams, engaging text, and stunning photographs are used to explain the parts of a flowering plant, the parts of a flower, how different flowers are pollinated, how seeds are made, how flowers become fruit, how flowers vary, and our relationship with flowers. A wide range of examples present readers with flowers they will be familiar with plus spectacular and unusual examples from around the world. These demonstrate what flowers have in common and some incredible adaptations that allow plants to attract different pollinators and to survive in different conditions and habitats. Two simple activities help stimulate thought, reinforce learning, and bring the concepts to life.

About the Author

Melanie Waldron worked in children's publishing for many years before becoming a full-time author. She has written many non-fiction books for young people and specializes in science and geography topics.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Melanie Waldron
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

1st June 2015

ISBN

9781406274837


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