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Discovering trees and shrubs in Thailand & S.E. Asia

Adrian Storrs

Discovering trees and shrubs in Thailand & S.E. Asia

by Adrian Storrs

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Published by Tecpress Books in [Bangkok] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand,
  • Asia, Southeastern
    • Subjects:
    • Trees -- Thailand -- Identification.,
    • Shrubs -- Thailand -- Identification.,
    • Trees -- Asia, Southeastern -- Identification.,
    • Shrubs -- Asia, Southeastern -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. xii) and indexes.

      Statementby Adrian and Jimmie Storrs.
      GenreIdentification.
      ContributionsStorrs, Jimmie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK364 .S68 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 246 p. :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL520738M
      ISBN 109748938727
      LC Control Number98942784

      A Field Guide to Tropical Plants of Asia is an indispensable companion for the traveler, backpacker, plant hobbyist, or botanist interested in learning about tropical plants, whether studying them in Indonesian rain forests or the glass houses of an American botanical garden. Using his own experience as a New Jersey native trying to familiarize himself with the local Thai flora, Engel has.   Thais love plants and flowers. Even poor families compete with wealthy homeowners for the beauty of their plants. The annual flower show is the biggest event of the year for the entire Thai .

      Unique to South and Southeast Asia, pomelos are similar to grapefruits (but so much more complex). One of the best ways to enjoy a pomelo is in one of Thailand’s famous pomelo salads. The sweet pomelo is combined with chilis, lime, and peanuts, creating a burst of differing, interesting flavors in every bite. It is also commonly used in desserts. Most are small trees or shrubs, but some vining varieties will cling to a support. The majority of varieties have much in common, preferring the damp jungle where they can reach impressive sizes. In the continental part of Southeast Asia uvarias are found growing in evergreen woods or on river banks at heights from up to ft above sea level.

        Pets are welcomed here too. You can book a range of trips at the property allowing you to get out and about and explore more of the local area. 6. Rabeang Pasak Tree House Resort. Chiang Mai is one of Thailand’s premier destinations for people looking to make the most of the great outdoors and enjoy an array of active pursuits.   Frangipani is a native Thai flower and is referred to as lantom. The flower is frequently used in the Buddhist temples as part of the worshipping ritual. Frangipani flowers grow on deciduous trees and belong to the plumeria family. The tree grows to a mature height of 26 feet with fragrant flowers in white, yellow or pink.


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