The importance of insects in pollinating flowers is so well known today that it is easy to forget it was discovered less than 200 years ago; before that, it was believed that bees were simply collecting nectar from flowers. This is the most thorough and accessible treatment of a fascinating subject.
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This updated edition of a natural history classic, first published in 1973 as , provides an introduction to the various methods by which pollen reaches the female flower, enabling fertilization and seed production to take place. Abundant b&w illustrations. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Book Description Collins New Naturalist series no. 83, 1996. Paper covers. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st edition. As new. Weight: 1 Language: English. Bookseller Inventory # 15936
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