The Living World of Plants

Dr. Gerbert Ghihmann


A Book for Children and Students of Nature

Authored by Dr. Gerbert Ghihmann, Illustrated by Dr. Gerbert Grohmann, Illustrated by Linda Lombardi, Translated by Virginia Field Birdsall, Edited by David S. Mitchell

The world of plants is abundant with variety and life! Dr. Grohmann brings this world into delightful focus for children with vivid pictures that children can comprehend and also with remarkable accuracy. The book becomes a marvelous reader for eleven-year-olds and older, as well as a precious resource for teachers and parents interested in securing their children's interests in nature and the mysterious and thrilling world of plant life. Many Waldorf teachers use the book for teaching botany in grade five. It is a classic and a small masterpiece of easy-to-understand science.

An excellent source book for teachers of all grade levels. Can be used as a reader for children grades 5 and up.

Waldorf Publications

ISBN 1-888365-12-9
120 pages
6 x 9 inches