By Ara Kirakosyan
The Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries
Annual Award for an important paintings in Botanical or Horticultural Literature
From medicinal, commercial, and culinary makes use of to state-of-the-art laboratory suggestions in glossy study and plant conservation thoughts, Natural items from crops, moment Edition unearths a enormously extended realizing of the typical items that vegetation produce. in one quantity, this bookoffers a radical stock of many of the different types of plant-derived compounds. It covers their chemical composition, constitution, and houses along the simplest how one can establish, extract, examine, and signify new plant-derived compounds.
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