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Common Marsh Plants of the United States and Canada (Dover Books on Nature)

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Publisher Comments:

This illustrated collection offers accurate identifications of 295 plants, each arranged according to appearance and illustrated by at least one drawing. Most include three separate images showing full view, seed pods or flowers, and other distinguishing marks. Entries include common name, scientific name, synonyms, habitat, distribution, size, and identifying characteristics. Over 750 illustrations.

Synopsis:

2 volumes bound as one guide reader to over 290 plants. Over 750 illus.

Synopsis:

This collection offers accurate identifications of nearly 300 plants, each accompanied by at least one illustration. Entries include common name, scientific name, synonyms, habitat, distribution, size, and identifying characteristics.

Synopsis:

Unique volume presents identifying information and over 750 illustrations for 295 plants. Most plants illustrated by three separate drawings: full view, seed pods, flowers. Key.

Table of Contents

Introduction

"Group 1. Plants with upright or upslanted leafless stems; or similar plants with long, narrow leaves coming from the lower part of the stems; flowers usually individually inconspicious, but crowded and numerous"

  Softstem Bulrush

  Hardstem Bulrush

  Slender Bulrush

  Southern Bulrush

  Swamp Bulrush

  Saltmarsh Fimbristylis

  Baltic Rush

  Soft Rush

  Soldier Rush

  Needlerush

  Bog Rush

  Blackgrass

  Seaside Arrowgrass

  Southern Arrowgrass

  Flowering-rush

  Common Threesquare

  Olney Threesquare

  Torrey Threesquare

  Ricefield Bulrush

  Bluntscale Bulrush

  Rush Fuirena

  Spikerushes

  Slender Spikerush

  Dwarf Spikerush

  Trianglestem Spikerush

  Water Spikerush

  Common Spikerush

  Walking Spikerush

  Blunt Spikerush

  Saltmarsh Spikerush

  Squarestem Spikerush

  Northern Jointed Spikerush

  Southern Jointed Spikerush

  Gulf Spikerush

  Cattails

  Broadleaf Cattail

  Narrowleaf Cattail

  Southern Cattail

  Blue Cattail

  Burreeds

  Big Burreed

  Eastern Burreed

  Shining Burreed

  Slender Burreed

  Floating Burreed

  Little Burreed

  Sweetflag

  Swamp-lily

"Group 2. Plants with upright or upslanted stems with grass-like leaves on two sides (one plane); flowers individually inconspicuous between scales which overlap in two rows to form spikelets, the spikelets clustered toward the top of stems"

  Phragmites

  Tufted Hairgrass

  Whitetop

  Reed Mannagrass

  Western Mannagrass

  Low Mannagrass

  Water Mannagrass

  Sharpscale Mannagrass

  Bearded Sprangletop

  Wildrice

  Giant Cutgrass

  Rice

  Wild Millet

  Walter Millet

  Reed Canarygrass

  Rice Cutgrass

  Sloughgrass

  Saltgrass

  Coast Dropseed

  Giant Setaria

  Sacciolepis

  Jointgrass

  Maidencane

  Water Panicum

  Prairie Cordgrass

  Big Cordgrass

  Saltmeadow Cordgrass

  Saltmarsh Cordgrass

  California Cordgrass

"Group 3. Plants with upright stems with grasslike leaves on three sides; flowers individually inconspicuous between scales which usually overlap in several rows to form spikelets, the spikelets clustered toward the top of stems"

  Sedges

  Beaked Sedge

  Slough Sedge

  Lake Sedge

  Lyngbye Sedge

  Pacific Sedge

  Saltmarsh Sedge

  Alkali Bulrush

  Tuberous Bulrush

  Saltmarsh Bulrush

  Redroot Cyperus

  Twig-rush

  Sawgrass

  Everglade Beakrush

"Group 4. Plants with uprights, sprawling, or horizontal stems with singly placed, non-grasslike, lance-shaped or wider, untoothed leaves; flowers clustered at the end of stems or single or clustered at the base of leaves"

  Smartweeds

  Water Smartweed

  Marsh Smartweed

  Nodding Smartweed

  Swamp Smartweed

  Dotted Smartweed

  Southern Smartweed

  Hairy Smartweed

  Halberdleaf Tear-thumb

  Longleaf Mudplantain

  Roundleaf Mudplantain

  Floating Waterprimrose

  Marsh Dayflower

  Marsh Boltonia

  Atlantic Sea-blite

  Tidemarsh Waterhemp

  Annual Saltmarsh Aster

  Perennial Saltmarsh Aster

Group 5. Plants with upright, sprawling, or horizontal stems with paired, whorled, or otherwise clustered, lance-shaped or wider, untoothed leaves; or plants with leafless stems and paired or whorled branches; flowers single or clustered at the end of stems, in stalked heads along stems, or single or clustered at the base of leaves

  Marestail

  Water Horsetail

  Glassworts

  Slender Glasswort

  Bigelow Glasswort

  Woody Glasswort

  California Glasswort

  Marsh-purslane

  Goldenpert

  Purple Loosestrife

  Swamp Loosestrife

  Waterwillow

  Creeping Rush

  Lemon Bacopa

  Alligatorweed

  Jaumea

  Saltwort

  Saltflat-grass

  Frankenia

  Seaside Gerardia

  Saltmarsh Loosestrife

  Little Sea-pink

  Big Sea-pink

  Coast Milkweed

  Sea-oxeye

  Coast Bacopa

"Group 6. Plants with both their lance-shap or wider, untoothed leaves and the stalks of their solitary flowers or flower clusters coming from underground stems or underwater stems"

  Spatterdock

  American Lotus

  Arrow-arum

  Pickerelweed

  Arrowheads

  Northern Arrowhead

  Broadleaf Arrowhead

  Engelmann Arrowhead

  Hooded Arrowhead

  Long-barb Arrowhead

  Bur Arrowhead

  Slender Arrowhead

  Delta Duckpotato

  Bulltongue

  Broadleaf Waterplantain

  Narrowleaf Waterplantain

  Upright Burhead

  Creeping Burhead

  Damasonium

  Sea-lavender

  Goldenclub

  American Frogbit

  Water-hyacinth

  Waterlettuce

Group 7. Plants with tooth-edged to deeply divided leaves or leaflets

  Marsh Cinquefoil

  Waterparsnip

  Bulblet Waterhemlock

  Nodding Beggarticks

  Marsh Mermaidweed

  Cutleaf Mermaidweed

  Parrotfeather

  Water-parsley

  Marsh Hibiscus

  Saltmarsh Pluchea

  Mock-bishopweed

  Marsh Eryngo

  Saltmarsh Mallow

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486228105
Author:
Hotchkiss, Neil
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Hotchkiss, Nell
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Identification
Subject:
Freshwater plants
Subject:
Marsh plants.
Subject:
Freshwater plants -- Canada -- Identification.
Subject:
Plants - General
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
Gardening : General
Subject:
Reference
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Nature
Series Volume:
no. 3
Publication Date:
20111231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
252
Dimensions:
10.75 x 7.88 in 1.17 lb

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2 volumes bound as one guide reader to over 290 plants. Over 750 illus.

"Synopsis" by , This collection offers accurate identifications of nearly 300 plants, each accompanied by at least one illustration. Entries include common name, scientific name, synonyms, habitat, distribution, size, and identifying characteristics.
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Unique volume presents identifying information and over 750 illustrations for 295 plants. Most plants illustrated by three separate drawings: full view, seed pods, flowers. Key.

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