Author(s): Marilyn Bull
Covers enlarged Greater Melbourne area. Contains 1367 plant descriptions with photos and fine line drawings. Instant, colour-coded access to different plant families (Irises, Grasses, Orchids, Rushes, etc.) Improved, easy-to-use cross-reference system for finding plants native to specific localities. Expanded list of 220 representative localities with 5 key maps. Separate chapters on Soils, Weeds and Revegetation. Habitat chapter covers Melbournes 79. Ecological Vegetation Classes. Symbols for bird- and butterfly-attracting plants.