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As plantas tropicais de R. Burle Marx =

The tropical plants of R. Burle Marx

Published by Instituto Plantarum de Estudos da Flora in Nova Odessa, SP .
Written in Portuguese.

About the Book

Roberto Burle Marx, falecido em 4 de junho de 1994, foi um dos maiores paisagistas desse século e o maior do Brasil em todos os tempos. Este livro trata das plantas colecionadas e ou utilizadas por ele em seus quase 1000 projetos de paisagismo executados ao longo de sua vida profissional de mais de 70 anos. Durante mais de 50 anos ele cultivou plantas com características ornamentais trazidas de todo o mundo tropical e principalmente do Brasil. Este livro traz 960 espécies de plantas tropicais de uso paisagístico em fotos coloridas, colecionadas e utilizadas por Roberto Burle Marx em mais de mil projetos paisagísticos no Brasil e no exterior.

First Sentence

Roberto Burle Marx, who died on June 4, 1994, was one of the greatest landscape painters of this century and the largest in Brazil at all times. This book deals with plants and collected or used by it in its nearly 1000 projects landscaping throughout his career of more than 70 years. For over 50 years he cultivated plants with ornamental features brought from all over the world and especially in tropical Brazil. This book has 960 species of tropical plants for use in landscape color photographs, collected and used by Roberto Burle Marx at over landscaping projects in Brazil and abroad.

Edition Notes

Portuguese and English.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [503]-[504]) and indexes.

Genre Identification., Pictorial works.
Other Titles Tropical plants of R. Burle Marx


Dewey Decimal Class 581.7/0913
Library of Congress QK263 .L68 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination 488, [16] p. :
Number of pages 488

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3609022M
ISBN 10 8586714135
LC Control Number 2002354674
Goodreads 990671

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