The organization of topics, the depth and breadth of coverage and the incorporation of applied material throughout the book are all aimed at helping students learn. This approach for both majors and non-majors is more successful than a hierarchical organization: molecules, cells, tissues, organisms ... more
Presents basic plant science information in a depth appropriate for beginning majors, while providing enough applications to keep the non-major interested.
Full-color photographs and second color throughout add instructional value
Key terms are printed in boldface type the first time they occur in... more