The botanist's eye [DVD] : identifying the plants around you.
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The botanist's eye [DVD] : identifying the plants around you.

By Kleier, Catherine, lecturer.
Teaching Company, publisher.

Genre Educational films.

Published [2020] by The Teaching Company, Chantilly, VA

UPC 9781644650165

Bib Id 2435111

Description 4 videodiscs (720 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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03498cgm a2200661Ka 4500
ISBN
9781644650165 : $56.00
UPC
9781644650165
Publisher Number
9054
Call #
DVD B
Title
The botanist's eye [DVD] : identifying the plants around you.
Publication Information
[2020] by The Teaching Company, Chantilly, VA :
Description
4 videodiscs (720 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Lectures
Note
Title from web page.
Contents
Disc 1. : Why learn the names of plants? -- Before there were flowers -- Plants are named like people -- Organizing the huge diversity of plants -- The language of botany -- What the terms Monocot, dicot, and eudicot tell you -- disc 2: Parts of three -- Monocots: orchids, asparagus, and irises -- Grassy monocots: grasses and relatives -- Early eudicots: buttercups and poppies -- Eudicots: crassula, euphorbs, and willows -- Eudicots: peas and beans -- disc 3: Rose eudicots: roses, mulberries, and elms -- Eudicots: squashes, oaks, and birches -- Eudicots: maples, cashews, and chocolate -- Brassica eudicots: the mustards -- Pink eudicots: pinks, cacti, and relatives -- Heath and dogwood eudicots -- disc 4: Gentian eudicots from milkweed to coffee -- Tomato-type eudicots -- Minty eudicots with liplike flowers -- Sunflower eudicots: more than you think -- Parsley eudicots: plants with umbels -- Now you see plants.
Performers
Catherine Kleier, lecturer.
Summary
How can one learn to better see, and appreciate, the world of plants? Explore the most common plant families in North America, as well as some of the fascinating species within them. Along the way, learn the history of botanical science, tips and tricks botanists use to identify seemingly similar plants, and the myriad ways plants define what it means to be human.
System Details
DVD.
Genre/Form
Educational films.
Field guides.
Instructional films.
Lectures.
Nonfiction films.
Lectures.
Educational films.
Instructional films.
Nonfiction films

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