Minecraft Adventures B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | August 24, 2015

    Ellen Urbani: IMG Like Every Other Survivor



    Note: Join us at Powell's City of Books on Saturday, August 29, for an author event with Ellen Urbani. I have an uncommon penchant for aligning... Continue »
    1. $11.17 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

      Landfall

      Ellen Urbani 9780988265776

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$29.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
5 Remote Warehouse Gardening- Reference
4 Remote Warehouse Nature Studies- Botany

More copies of this ISBN

Wild Urban Plants of the Northeast: A Field Guide

by

Wild Urban Plants of the Northeast: A Field Guide Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Book News Annotation:

Del Tredici (Arnold Arboretum, Harvard U.) instills an appreciation of the ecological and cultural significance of wild plants ("weeds") in the urban environment. A-Z descriptions help identify plants which commonly grow spontaneously in Northeast cities from Boston to Quebec. The book includes a foreword by an ecologist at the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, color photographs, lists of covered plants included in De Materia Medica and other early sources, the shade-tolerance ratings of covered trees, species suitable for an urban meadow, key characteristics of major plant families, and a glossary. Comstock is an imprint of Cornell U. Press. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801474583
Author:
Del Tredici, Peter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Foreword by:
Pickett, Steward T. A.
Foreword:
Pickett, Steward T. A.
Author:
del Tredici, Peter
Subject:
Urban plants - Northeastern States
Subject:
Weeds -- Northeastern States
Subject:
Life Sciences - Botany
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Plants - General
Subject:
Nature Studies-Botany
Publication Date:
20100331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
374
Dimensions:
8.90x5.90x.90 in. 1.60 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Tales from Japan Used Trade Paper $5.50
  2. The Private Lives of Birds: A... Used Hardcover $17.50

Related Subjects

Business » Human Resource Management
Business » Management
History and Social Science » Economics » General
Home and Garden » Gardening » General
Home and Garden » Gardening » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Biology » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Botany » Flora of Eastern US
Science and Mathematics » Botany » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Botany

Wild Urban Plants of the Northeast: A Field Guide New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$29.95 In Stock
Product details 374 pages Cornell University Press - English 9780801474583 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.