Plantastic!: A to Z of Australian Plants
Plantastic! presents 26 of Australia's most unique and incredible native plants. Discover and identify native plants found in your local park, bushland, or even in your very own backyard.
- NewSouth Books
- Publish Date
- February 2021
With its perfect balance of fun facts, activities, adventurous ideas and gorgeous illustrations,Plantastic! will prove just how fantastic Australia's native plants really are! Features:Full of interesting facts about Australian native plants that will get kids excited about the plant world and gently introduce general scientific concepts.Provides a Plantastic Activity for each featured species to encourage kids to search for and engage with the plants in their local area.Explains traditional Indigenous uses for some plants - including hunting, fishing, building and medicine.ncludes common plants with wide distributions so that kids can discover more about their local flora, no matter where they live in Australia.The bright and beautiful illustrations will help kids easily recognize the plants from this book out in the wild.