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Hima Fakiha Wildflower Guide

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A Field Guide to the Wildflowers of Hima Fakiha and the Adjoining Region’ is a text on the plants found in the semi-arid part of Lebanon.

Written and illustrated by Husein Ali Zorkot, a biologist and researcher, this guide covers nearly 1,650 species of plants across 104 families and more than 580 genera. Although focusing on the wildflowers that have been documented as growing in the region, this indispensable guide also covers quillworts, ferns, shrubs, trees, grasses, sedges, and fungi. This guide features more than 300 endemic species, over 500 species intrinsic to the Eastern Mediterranean phytogeographic region, as well as about 360 medicinal and edible plants.

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A Field Guide to the Wildflowers of Hima Fakiha and the Adjoining Region’ is a text on the plants found in the semi-arid part of Lebanon. Written and illustrated by Husein Ali Zorkot, a biologist and researcher, this guide covers nearly 1,650 species of plants across 104 families and more than 580 genera. Although focusing on the wildflowers that have been documented as growing in the region, this indispensable guide also covers quillworts, ferns, shrubs, trees, grasses, sedges, and fungi. This guide features more than 300 endemic species, over 500 species intrinsic to the Eastern Mediterranean phytogeographic region, as well as about 360 medicinal and edible plants.