The best-selling Botany: An Introduction to Plant Biology by Jim Mauseth continues to set the standard for the fundamentals of plant science in an updated sixth edition. No botany text better connects structure to function and does so with higher quality art and imagery. Combining strong scientific grounding with an approachable writing style, Botany teaches and engages.
The essentials to a foundational understanding of plant science are all there, including structure, genetics and evolution, physiology and development, and ecology. Now in a modernized sixth edition, the text continues to lead with the latest material on molecular biology, plant biotechnology, and the most recent coverage of taxonomy and phylogeny of plants to keep students on the forefront of cutting-edge botanical research. Botany: An Introduction to Plant Biology, Sixth Edition is the clear choice for students digging into this exciting science.
No text connects structure to function better than Mauseth’s Botany. Building on this strength and new to the Sixth Edition is Botany in Action, a collection of high-quality animations on market-selected topics, including:
- Water Movement
- Calvin Cycle
- Flowers and Reproduction
- Growth of Wood
- Primary and Secondary Growth
- Pressure Laws Sequence
See an animation for yourself:
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