By Donald R. Hodel
Each of the 24 species is taken care of intimately and this ebook is handsomely illustrated with greater than 2 hundred colour pictures that in actual fact convey leaves, flower stalks, culmination, and habitat. Chapters on loulu heritage, botany, ecology, conservation, makes use of, and propagation and tradition offer crucial history details for readers, no matter what their point of curiosity or services. within the appendices, they'll discover a concise precis of loulu, lists of species via island, and an illustrated compendium of unique, naturalized fingers of Hawai‘i and kin of loulu stumbled on through the South Pacific.
As curiosity in transforming into and retaining local Hawaiian crops surges whereas their numbers and habitat proceed to say no, Loulu: The Hawaiian Palm might be valued as probably the most entire and carefully illustrated remedies of those unprecedented plants.
255 colour illus., 37 maps
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Loulu: The Hawaiian Palm by Donald R. Hodel