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Trees & Shrubs of the Trans-Pecos and Adjacent Areas

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From reviews of the first edition: A complete and professional treatment of the woody plants west of the Pecos River in Texas.... The manual is quite comprehensive and includes many slightly woody perennial herbs in addition to trees and shrubs.... It is] a valuable addition to the growing body of regional floras and will be a useful tool for all those interested in this beautiful and fascinating area. — Madron o Dr. A. Michael Powell's 25 years of botanical experience are evident in this work for both professional and amateur botanists. It makes easy the identification of 453 species of woody plants. — Wildflower

First published by the Big Bend Natural History Association in 1988 as Trees & Shrubs of Trans-Pecos Texas, this book is the only keyed guide to the more than 400 species of woody plants native to the Trans-Pecos region and adjacent areas in eastern New Mexico and northern Mexico. A. Michael Powell has significantly revised and expanded this edition, including nomenclature changes for 62 genera and new distribution information for 60 genera.

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A keyed guide covering some 400 species of woody plants native to and naturalized in the Trans-Pecos region of Texas and adjacent areas. Significantly revised since the 1988 edition, the volume includes taxonomic or nomenclatural changes in 62 of the genera treated in the book and new distributional or taxonomic information in 60 of the genera. Includes b&w drawings and a few photos.
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Synopsis:

The only keyed guide to the more than 400 species of woody plants native to the Trans-Pecos region and adjacent areas.

Synopsis:

From reviews of the first edition: A complete and professional treatment of the woody plants west of the Pecos River in Texas.... The manual is quite comprehensive and includes many slightly woody perennial herbs in addition to trees and shrubs.... It is a valuable addition to the growing body of regional floras and will be a useful tool for all those interested in this beautiful and fascinating area.--Madrono Dr. A. Michael Powell's 25 years of botanical experience are evident in this work for both professional and amateur botanists. It makes easy the identification of 453 species of woody plants.--Wildflower

First published by the Big Bend Natural History Association in 1988 as Trees & Shrubs of Trans-Pecos Texas, this book is the only keyed guide to the more than 400 species of woody plants native to the Trans-Pecos region and adjacent areas in eastern New Mexico and northern Mexico. A. Michael Powell has significantly revised and expanded this edition, including nomenclature changes for 62 genera and new distribution information for 60 genera.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p.[471]-478) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780292765733
Author:
Powell, A. Michael
Author:
Pickle, Peggy
Author:
Pickle, Jake
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Location:
Austin, Tex. :
Subject:
Trees
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Shrubs
Subject:
Texas
Subject:
Shrubs -- Trans-Pecos (Tex. and N.M.) -- Identification.
Subject:
Trees & Forests
Subject:
Trees & Forests - General
Subject:
Trees -- Texas -- Identification.
Subject:
Shrubs -- Texas -- Identification.
Subject:
Plants - Trees
Subject:
Nature Studies-Trees
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
94-679
Publication Date:
19980131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
517
Dimensions:
8.99x6.05x1.26 in. 1.82 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The only keyed guide to the more than 400 species of woody plants native to the Trans-Pecos region and adjacent areas.
"Synopsis" by , From reviews of the first edition: A complete and professional treatment of the woody plants west of the Pecos River in Texas.... The manual is quite comprehensive and includes many slightly woody perennial herbs in addition to trees and shrubs.... It is a valuable addition to the growing body of regional floras and will be a useful tool for all those interested in this beautiful and fascinating area.--Madrono Dr. A. Michael Powell's 25 years of botanical experience are evident in this work for both professional and amateur botanists. It makes easy the identification of 453 species of woody plants.--Wildflower

First published by the Big Bend Natural History Association in 1988 as Trees & Shrubs of Trans-Pecos Texas, this book is the only keyed guide to the more than 400 species of woody plants native to the Trans-Pecos region and adjacent areas in eastern New Mexico and northern Mexico. A. Michael Powell has significantly revised and expanded this edition, including nomenclature changes for 62 genera and new distribution information for 60 genera.

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