Hortica Filipina Inc
Publications on Philippine Native Trees Close Up and Personal
The guide on PHILIPPINE NATIVE TREES 101 UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL is a written b k published by the Green Convergence for Safe F d, Healthy Environment and Sustainable Economy in 2012. It showcases 111 Philippine indigenous w ds from AGOHO to YAKAL published by 104 underst d and not-t -known botanical aficionados whom shared their experiences about their favorite tree. Fabulous pictures from our chief photographer, through the photo archives associated with the belated Leonard Co and others/
The botanical and information that is technical and validated by big names within the botanical and forestry worlds. The b k is a labor of love for the trees that are native non-botanists for non-botanists. It is a non-technical b k that is informative as a tribute to y our Philippine Native Trees also to encourage their use. Native trees really are a manifestation of this beauty and bounty of our normal heritage. The Philippines boasts of about 3,600 identified indigenous w ds of these, 67 percent are endemic, and found just inside our archipelago. The b k is simply the beginning and will be an eye opener to teach our other Filipinos, particularly the young generation, regarding the unique and wonderful nationwide treasure we’ve therefore the need to cherish them. Our indigenous w ds could be used for metropolitan greening, and tend to be natural f d and habitat for wildlife ( birds, bats, animals, reptiles and insects). The guide was written to aid and guide gardeners, landscapers and pertinent federal government workplaces within their range of indigenous trees to utilize within the metropolitan area. This is a ongoing work of love by the task group that has dedicated their occupation in the research of native w ds, and the love of plants in general.
The b k that is second simply turn out in 2015, appropriately en titled PHILIPPINE NATIVE TREES 202 UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL , with 123 trees profiled in essays written by a diverse group of mainly вЂњnon-botanists writing for non-botanists,вЂќ some of them being veteran writers and teachers, but every person undoubtedly an environmentalist by heart. „You can find currently 3 volumes of publications on PHILIPPINE NATIVE TREES вЂ” They are 101, 202 and 303“ weiterlesen