It is remarkable how closely the history of the Apple — tree is connected with that of man. The geologist tells us that the order of the Rosaceae, which includes the Apple, also the true Grasses, and the Labiatae, or Mints, were introduced only a short...
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-eye View of the World - Seite 4
von Michael Pollan - 2001 - 271 Seiten
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