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Extraordinary Leaves by Stephen Green-Armytage
Book Description"A stunning collaboration between a master nature photographer and a horticulturalist." Leaves are everywhere, appearing in an astonishing variety of shapes, colors and textures. They are the unappreciated gifts of nature, worthy of far more extensive study by all. Extraordinary Leaves is a celebration of one of nature's miracles. As Dennis Schrader explains: "To prepare this book, I have been obligated to take a more intimate look at all aspect of leaves -their many uses, their place in history, the science behind what's going on in a leaf and the unadulterated, simple beauty of the leaf itself." Photographer Stephen Green-Armytage discovered the beauty of leaves while browsing in a greenhouse. The more he looked at the intricate patterns, the more fascinated he became. His photography in this book is the result of years of study, and it is strikingly beautiful. Through words and images, Extraordinary Leaves provides an insightful tour. Topics include color, pattern, texture and shape. Among the specific plants covered are coleus, kale, caladium and ferns.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781554073870
(279mm x 228mm x 27mm)
Imprint: Firefly Books Ltd
Publisher: Firefly Books Ltd
Publish Date: 6-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: Canada
Books By Author Stephen Green-Armytage
Extraordinary Pigs, Hardback (March 2011)
The noble pig appears in its many varieties in Extraordinary Pigs.
Extra Extraordinary Chickens, Hardback (September 2005)
With gorgeous colour photographs and informative text, Stephen Green- Armytage surveys many breeds around the world, capturing with his camera chickens of all sizes, shapes, and colours and illuminating gorgeous feather patterns, elaborate wattles and boots, and many other details.
Extraordinary Chickens, Paperback (May 2003)» View all books by Stephen Green-Armytage
The classic introduction to the world of exotic ornamental chickens in a new chunky format designed to be held in the palm of the hand. It features photographs of chickens of all colours, shapes and sizes, including breeds from places as far apart as Malaysia, South America, Britain and Poland.
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Author Biography - Stephen Green-Armytage
Stephen Green-Armytage's previous book, "Extraordinary Chickens," proved that there is much unappreciated beauty in the natural world around us. His photographs have appeared in many other books and such magazines as "Sports Illustrated," "Life," "Fortune" and "The Smithsonian." Dennis Schrader runs a major greenhouse on Long Island. A professional horticulturalist and a regular guest on "Martha Stewart Living TV," he has also worked on "The Today Show," "Better Homes and Gardens TV" and "HGTV." He is the author of "Hot Plants for Cool Climates: Gardening with Tropical Plants in Temperate Zones."
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