Secondhand. Good condition. Wear to book corners and edges. Some marks on book foredges. Previous owner has signed inside page. Slight bending in back cover. Foxing of inside covers. Binding is still very good.
The revised and updated edition of the 1983 edition. It was also reprinted in 1991. The difference between this edition and the latest 2003 edition are changes to 50 plant names, and updates to the introductory sections about the Kimberley region and the principles of rangeland management.
The 240 species covered in the book are organised in three sections: grasses and herbs (110), shrubs (40) and trees (90), and constitute a unique flora not dealt with in any other single volume. Colour photographs are used throughout.
The introductory chapters covering the principles of rangeland management are based on the Department of Agriculture of WA'S own experience and research.