The Bigger Picture

By Dr Lynn Hurry The co-evolution of species in ecosystems has produced a level of dependence between them that has persisted over time. So much so that around us everywhere there exists examples of animal species that live close to each other “making life...

To Weed it or Leave it: Lantana (Lantana camara)

Unmasking the Notorious Lantana – NEMBA Category 1b Written by author Clive Bromilow Lantana, a problem plant also known locally as bird’s brandy, tickberry, and cherry pie, has secured its place among the top 10 worst weeds globally. Originating from tropical...

Medicinal Plants of the World

Medicinal Plants of the World gives the reader a bird’s eye view of more than 350 of the best-known medicinal plants of the world and their uses, in a compact, colourful and scientifically accurate reference text.  Authors: Prof Dr B-E van Wyk &...

Garden Succulents

Garden Succulents is a scientifically accurate guide aimed at assisting gardeners and horticulturalists to identify commonly used succulent and rockery species from all over the world. Includes introductory chapters on waterwise gardening, uses, conservation,...