Author(s): Lawrie Metcalf
In this text, fact-filled descriptions highlighting key identification features of New Zealand trees are supported by distribution maps and colour photographs of over 100 species. Compact and easy to use, this text should appeal to those interested in natural history.
Lawrie Metcalf is one of New Zealand's foremost authorities on New Zealand flora. For 22 years he was the Assistant Director of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens and since his retirement in 1992, he has written and photographed some half dozen comprehensive gardening guides.