By Garrett E. Crow,C. Barre Hellquist
This is by means of a long way the easiest and such a lot accomplished handbook and illustrated advisor to local and naturalized vascular plants—ferns, conifers, and flowering plants—growing in aquatic and wetland habitats in northeastern North the US, from Newfoundland west to Minnesota and south to Virginia and Missouri. released in volumes, this long-awaited paintings thoroughly revises and vastly expands Norman Fassett’s 1940 vintage A guide of Aquatic Plants, but keeps the good points that made Fassett’s ebook so useful.
* assurance of 1139 plant species, 1186 taxa, 295 genera, 109 families
* greater than six hundred pages of illustrations, and illustrations for greater than ninety% of the taxa
* keys for every species comprise references to corresponding illustrations
* habitat details, geographical levels, and synonomy
* a bankruptcy on nuisance aquatic weeds
* glossaries of botanical and habitat terms
* an entire index for every volume
Wetland ecologists, botanists, source managers, public naturalists, and environmentalists desirous about the protection of wetland parts, that are more and more threatened, will welcome this transparent, possible, and finished guide.
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Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Northeastern North America, Volume I: A Revised and Enlarged Edition of Norman C. Fassett's A Manual of Aquatic Plants, Volume ... of Northeastern North America (Paperback)) by Garrett E. Crow,C. Barre Hellquist