Carnivorous Plant Books

Ainsworth, John and Jean, 'Sarracenia', NCCPG, 1996 - ISBN 0 9518623 3 2.
Camilleri, Tony, 'Carnivorous Plants', Kangaroo Press, 1998 - ISBN 0-86417-917-0
Cheers, Gordon, 'Carnivorous Plants', Carnivor and Insectivor Plants, 1983 - ISBN 0-9591937-0-7.
Cheers, Gordon, 'A Guide to Carnivorous Plants of the World', Angus & Robertson, 1992 - ISBN 0 589 50142 9.
Clarke, Charles, 'Nepenthes of Borneo', Natural History Publications (Borneo) Sdn Bhd, 1997 - ISBN 983-812-015-4
D'Amato, Peter, 'The Savage Garden', Ten Speed Press, 1998 - ISBN 0-89815-9156
Erickson, Rica, 'Plants of Prey in Australia', Lamb Publications Pty. Ltd., 1982 - ISBN 0 85564 0995.
Kurata, Shigeo, 'Nepenthes of Mount Kinabalu,' Sabah National Parks Trustees, 1976.
Lecoufle, Marcel, 'Carnivorous Plants Care and Cultivation,' Blandford, 1990 - ISBN 0-7137-2185-5.
Lowrie, Allen, 'Carnivorous Plants of Australia Volume 1,' University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands Western Australia, 1987 - ISBN 0-85564-254-8.
Lowrie, Allen, 'Carnivorous Plants of Australia Volume 2,' University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands Western Australia, 1989 - ISBN 0-85564-299-8.
Lowrie, Allen, 'Carnivorous Plants of Australia Volume 3,' University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands Western Australia, 1998 - ISBN 1-875560-59-9.
Phillipps, Anthea and Lamb, Anthony, 'Pitcher Plants of Borneo', Natural History Publications (Borneo) Sdn. Bhd. Kota Kinabalu, 1986 - ISBN 983-812-009-X.
Pietropaolo, James and Patricia, 'Carnivorous Plants of the World,' Oregon, Timber Press, 1986 - ISBN 0-88192-066-5.
Schnell, Donald E, 'Carnivorous Plants of the USA and Canada, John F. Blair, 1976 - ISBN 0-910244-90-1.
Slack, Adrian, 'Carnivorous Plants,' A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1981 - ISBN 0 589 50142 9 (hardback), 0 86284 1105 (paperback).
Slack, Adrian, 'Insect-Eating Plants & How to grow them,' Alphabooks, 1986. - ISBN 0 906670 42 X (hardback), 0 906670 35 7 (paperback).
Taylor, Peter, 'The Genus Utricularia - a taxonomic monograph,' Kew Bulletin Additional Series XIV, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1989.
Temple, Paul, 'Carnivorous Plants', The Royal Horticultural Society, 1989 - ISBN 0-304-31145-6.
VCPS Inc., 'Carnivorous Plants - Total Listing', postage included prices as follows:
$5 (within Australia), AU$8 (N.Z. & S.E. Asia), AU$10 (Americas & Europe).


Bell D. T., Plummer J. A., and Taylor S. K. (1993). Seed germination ecology in south-western Western Australia. Bot. Rev. 59: 24-73
Brown N. A. C. (1993). Promotion of germination of fynbos seeds by plant-derived smoke. New Phytol. 122: 1-9
De Lange J. H. and Boucher C. (1990). Autecological studies on Audouinia capitata (Bruniaceae). I. Plant-derived smoke as a seed germination cue. Sth. Afr. J. Bot. 56: 700-703
Dixon K. W., Roche S., and Pate J. S. (1995). The promotive effect of smoke derived from burnt native vegetation on seed germination of Western Australian plants. Oecologia 101: 185-192
Kemp E. M. (1981). Pre-Quatemary fire in Australia. In: Fire and the Australian biota Gill A. M., Groves R. H., and Nobel I. R. (eds.) Australian Academy of Science, Canberra pp 3-21
Lumley P. & Spencer R. 'Plant Names A guide to Botanical Nomenclature', Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Second Edition (1995) - ISBN 0 9599758 1 0
Meney K. A., Neilssen G. M., Dixon K. W. (1994) Seed bank patterns in Restionaceae and Epacridaceae after wildfire in kwongan in south-western Australia. J. Veg. Sci. 5: 5-12

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