When Plants Attack: Strange and Terrifying Plants

When Plants Attack: Strange and Terrifying Plants

by Rebecca E. Hirsch

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Overview

Science writer and plant expert Rebecca E. Hirsch presents fun and gross facts about a variety of plants along with explaining the science behind why they do what they do. Featured plants include the Venus Flytrap, an African tree that houses stinking ants to protect itself from hungry animals, a "vampire vine" that sucks nutrients from other plants, and fiendishly invasive kudzu.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781541526709
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2019
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 10.00(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 9 - 10 Years

About the Author

Rebecca E. Hirsch, PhD, is the author of numerous books about science, nature, and geography for children. She lives with her husband and three children in State College, Pennsylvania. You can visit her online at rebeccahirsch.com.

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