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A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants: Eastern and Central North America (Peterson Field Guides)

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Synopsis:

More than 370 edible wild plants, plus 37 poisonous look-alikes, are described here, with 400 drawings and 78 color photographs showing precisely how to recognize each species. Also included are habitat descriptions, lists of plants by season, and preparation instructions for 22 different food uses.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-314) and index.

About the Author

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.
Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395926222
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Peterson, Lee
Illustrator:
Peterson, Lee Allen; Peterson, Roger Tory
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Peterson, Lee Allen
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Lee Al
Author:
len Peterson
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Identification
Subject:
Wild plants, Edible
Subject:
Plants, edible
Subject:
Plants - General
Subject:
Wild plants, Edible -- East (U.S.)
Subject:
Wild plants, Edible -- Middle West.
Subject:
Nature Studies-Botany
Subject:
General Nature
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Peterson Field Guides(R)
Series Volume:
105-7no. 23
Publication Date:
September 1999
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Covers more than 400 wild plants. Includ
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.20x4.52x.81 in. .71 lbs.

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More than 370 edible wild plants, plus 37 poisonous look-alikes, are described here, with 400 drawings and 78 color photographs showing precisely how to recognize each species. Also included are habitat descriptions, lists of plants by season, and preparation instructions for 22 different food uses.
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