Learn tree terminology on your next nature walk. Each of the 30 5x9 inch cards include accurate color drawings of a young and mature tree, the bark, young and autumn leaves, fruit/seeds, male/female flowers, etc. The opposite side provides a description, common name, locations, and uses. First, eliminate the obviously wrong cards. Then arrow options with your visual and logic skills. From the UK, the set includes trees that thrive on multiple continents: sycamore, lime, hornbeam, pine, ash, and more.
Tree Vision is the ultimate card set to help you learn all about trees, their leaves, seeds, flowers and so much more! Do you suffer from tree blindness? Learn to read the leaves using these flashcards and you’ll have the differences between tree species down in no time. Use the cards to identify your favorite trees, or set yourself a new challenge: can you recognize a horse chestnut tree from its leaf, or do you need to see its distinctive conkers before the penny drops? Each card includes detailed images, plus fascinating facts about all the trees featured.
Tree Vision is beautifully illustrated by Holly Exley and the accompanying text is written by Tony Kirkham, who is the Head of Arboretum, Gardens and Horticulture Services in the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, London. Tony was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List 2020 and has authored six books including, most recently, Remarkable Trees.Trees included in the box are: ash, beech, birch, cedar, hornbeam, juniper, lime, maple, oak, pine, spruce, sycamore, yew, and many more, from species found in Asia, Africa, Australia, America, and Europe
This is a perfect gift and a boxed reference set for nature lovers, including interesting facts about the trees featured, supported by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, London, UK.