This work examines all known species and hybrids of Heliamphora pitcher plants from the Guiana Highlands of Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana, including five new Heliamphora species and three new incompletely diagnosed Heliamphora taxa.
Page size: 229 x 153 mm
This work is part of an exquisitely beautiful and uniquely detailed two volume monograph that provides the first complete study of the full diversity, ecology and taxonomy of all recognised species of the three genera of Sarraceniaceae (Darlingtonia, Heliamphora and Sarracenia).
Sarraceniaceae of South America examines all species ofHeliamphora from the Guiana Highlands of Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana, including five new Heliamphora species along with three incompletely diagnosed Heliamphora taxa that have not been documented previously.
Complete with up-to-date conservation assessments, distribution maps and accounts of the diversity, wild ecology and habitats of all species, this monograph is a major anddefinitive taxonomic revision of all three genera of true pitcher plants of the New World.
Visually beautiful and comprehensive, these books will appeal to both general readers and specialists who are interested in the natural history, diversity, ecology and relationships of Darlingtonia, Heliamphora and Sarracenia.
Below is a listing of the spectacular plants described in this work:
— Heliamphora minor var. minor
— Heliamphora minor var. pilosa
— Heliamphora pulchella Incompletely diagnosed taxon from Amurí Tepui (undescribed)
Heliamphora sp. Angasima Tepui
Heliamphora sp. Akopán Tepui
All known naturally occurring Heliamphora hybrids
Signed copies bear the signature of Stewart McPherson.