Nicholas De Jong, 2022, Second Edition
In this latest edition of the Plants of the Ulladulla Region, Nicholas de Jong takes us on a fascinating journey through an important plant community which is under increasing pressure – the coastal heathlands of the Ulladulla Region. But it doesn’t just stop there, the book also delves into the upland heathlands of the Budawang Ranges, and rainforests and wetlands are also considered. And its not just about plants, butterflies and birds get a mention.
This book is an important botanical work, documenting a unique botanical community at a critical time of change. But it is presented in a way that makes sense to the everyday person, reflecting Nick’s 35 years of teaching experience, along with his expertise in ecology and botany, The book is illustrated with exquisite photos of plants, birds and vegetation communities. There are guided walks and a comprehensive flowering calendar – to help you get the best out your visit.
- Twenty three scenic walks
- Over 680 native plants
- Flower collours and flowering times
- Significant and rare plant
- Birds and butterflies
- Communities and ecosystems
- Ecology and fire responses
- Cultural history
Buy your copy now:
- Harbour Bookshop Ulladulla – online and in person
- The Plant Shop, Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garden – in person
In his spare time, Nick de Jong is also a strong contributor to the Budawang Coast Atlas of Life, with nearly 1500 observations of 700 species.