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Plant material booklet 1: palms of Malaysia

Said, Ismail and Abdul Rashid, Shahrulizam (2001) Plant material booklet 1: palms of Malaysia. Penerbit UTM, Skudai, Johor Bahru. ISBN 983-52-0208-7


Official URL: http://www.penerbit.utm.my/cgi-bin/katalog/buku.cg...


This book is intended as quick reference for landscape architects, architects and urban planners in identifying palms for landscape planning and design of open spaces, recreational areas, residential landscape and street planting. It begins with descriptions of the indigenous or introduced palms found in Malaysia. It then discuss how palms can be used as spatial articulation features in shaping human spaces. The book also includes a set of table describing eight subfamilies of palms in alphabetical order. This booklet is the first in a series of plant material booklets on the utilization of plants in landscape planning and designs. Other titles in this series include, among others, Herbs and Medicinal Plants, Wayside Trees and Bamboos in Malaysia.

Item Type:Book
Subjects:S Agriculture > SB Plant culture
Divisions:Built Environment
ID Code:29817
Deposited By: Liza Porijo
Deposited On:28 Mar 2013 02:06
Last Modified:12 Feb 2017 00:23

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