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Wildflowers of North America

George S. Fichter

Wildflowers of North America

an Audubon Society beginner guide

by George S. Fichter

  • 109 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Wild flowers -- United States -- Identification -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wild flowers -- Canada -- Identification -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wild flowers.

    • About the Edition

      An illustrated guide to common North American wildflowers which includes key points for identification.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statement[text by George S. Fichter ; illustrations by Dorothea Barlowe].
      ContributionsBarlowe, Dot, 1926- ill., National Audubon Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK115 .F5 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4271565M
      ISBN 100394847709
      LC Control Number81017760
      OCLC/WorldCa7876610

        With this basic beginner's field guide to North American wildflowers, all who enjoy nature and the outdoors can identify common wildflowers, from backyard weeds to dainty forest blossoms. In a logical, user-friendly, highly visual format, this Brand: National Geographic Society. The prime recreational area of eastern America, this region is visited annually by 15 million people. Wildflowers in Color is a field guide to identification and a full color picture book of more than wildflowers, shrubs, vines, herbs, and trees located in the "vegetation cradle" of .

        "The scope of this guide extends far beyond any existing similar guides to plants in winter, such as the excellent Weeds in Winter by Lauren Brown, both in number of species covered and in the details with which they are described The illustrations are excellent and capture both the appearance and the accurate details of a plant, which is quite a feat when it is . About National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers–W. This fully revised edition brings a new level of beauty, accuracy, and usefulness to the field guide that wildflower enthusiasts have relied upon for more than 20 years.

      For example, the oxeye (Leucanthemum vulgare) is an Old World native that has become an invasive plant in North America, despite enjoying popularity like black-eyed Susans. Shasta daisies are among the most popular perennial garden plants in North America. 'Becky' is a cultivated shasta daisy. Common North American Wildflowers, Prairie Plants and Trees Photographs of Flowering Plants of the Ozarks and the Interior Highlands of North America __ "Photographs in this list include not only native and adventive plants, but also ornamental plants grown is the Ozarks. Species are listed alphabetically by genus.".


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