New Nepenthes, Volume 1

  • ISBN: 9780955891892
  • Pages: 596
  • Images: 491
  • Page size:  229 x 153 mm
  • Cover format:  Hardcore with dust jacket.
  • Publication date: February 2012.

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This exciting new book provides an update on the genusNepenthes, covering all new species and discoveries made since the publication of Pitcher Plants of the Old World. Highlights include:

  • 8 brand new Nepenthes species – including two from Borneo, two from Sulawesi, two from New Guinea, three from the Phillippines
  • emended descriptions of N. lamii and N. thorelii (both plants were previously wrongly identified)
  • an account of a newly discovered population of N. pitopangii(with spectacular colouration).
  • an account of new understanding of the diversity of N. philippinensis and related species
  • expedition reports and a comparison of all highland Nepenthes of Palawan (many of the most spectacular Nepenthes known).
  • complete descriptions and a comparison of all recently described Indochinese taxa.
  • …and much, much more.

The full diversity, wild ecology and distribution of each newNepenthes is accounted in full detail, along with a fascinating report of the discovery of each plant, written by its discoverers.