The welwitschia remains the crown jewel of the plant kingdom. Nearly a century and a half after its discovery in the Namib desert. To Darwin it was ‘the platypus of the Plant Kingdom’.
Publisher: C. Struik
Date Published: 1978
Publication Place: Cape Town
Condition: Good. Green cloth boards with dust wrap. Old tape marks to endpapers otherwise a good, clean copy. Dust wrap with some small tears to edges and some scuff marks. sunning to spine.
Dimensions: 25cm x 17cm 71 pp. with illustrations