A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs: Northeastern and North-Central United States and Southeastern and South-Central Canada
All the wild trees, shrubs, and woody vines in the area north to Newfoundland, south to North Carolina and Tennessee, and west to the Dakotas and Kansas are described in detail. Accounts of 646 species include shape and arrangement of leaves, height, color, bark texture, flowering season, and fruit. Clear, accurate drawings illustrate leaves, flowers, buds, tree silhouettes, and other characteristics.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing
This book was owned by my mother--who was the nature lover and birder in the family. She found more to watch then you might expect living in New York City. We lived near Central Park, which is ... Read full review
Review: A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs: Northeastern and north-central United States and southeastern and south-central Canada (Peterson Field Guides #11a)User Review - Patrick - Goodreads
There are dozens of book designed to help you sort out the trees, but this one from decades ago is still by far the best. It covers *shrubs*, for instance. Do you know the difference between a 'tree ... Read full review
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A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs: Northeastern and North-Central United ...
George A. Petrides
No preview available - 1973