Practical Botany for Gardeners: Over 3000 Botanical Terms Explained and Explored by Geoff Hodge - Offers explanations of over three thousand botanical words and terms and discusses how they can be applied to everyday gardening practices.
Despite popular belief, a camel's hump stores not water, but fat - about 80 pounds of it. With this energy supply on its back, camel can go several days without eating. As it goes through the fat store, the hump shrinks and gets flabby. It gets firm again