Book on Flora of Oman

On a humid morning Wild Plants of Oman is launched

Bait Al Baranda hosted the launch of Dr Annette Patzelt’s new book “Wild Plants of Oman’.

The launch of Wild Plants of Oman
The launch of Wild Plants of Oman

For a layman the book has a great way of grouping the plants – by the colour of the flower; though I will be a bit lost when the flowers drop off a plant. Though Annette was with Sultan Qaboos University the book has been published by Kew Gardens .

Dr Annette Patzelt signs her book
Dr Annette Patzelt signs her book

 

The excellent photos in the book were taken by Annette Pickering .

Author: Tony Walsh

Book author including the current Bradt guide to Oman – edition 4

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