A field guide to trees and shrubs: field marks of all trees, shrubs, and woody vines that grow wild in the northeastern and north-central United States and in southeastern and south-central Canada

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Houghton Mifflin, 1972 - Gardening - 428 pages
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This book gives accounts of 646 species of trees, shrubs, and woody vines.

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User 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


Tree Silhouettes
Plants with Needlelike or Scalelike Leaves
Broadleaved Plants with Opposite Compound

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Petrides has been a professor of wildlife ecology at Michigan State University for 35 years.

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