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California Natural History Guides #67: Introduction to Shore Wildflowers of California, Oregon, and Washington

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Publisher Comments:

The diverse coastal habitats of the spectacular Pacific Coast include sandy beaches and dunes, salt- and freshwater marshes, coastal prairies and bluffs, riparian woodlands, and coniferous forests. This guide, first published nearly forty years ago, has introduced thousands to the wildflowers and other plants that grow along the coastline. Now thoroughly updated and revised, it is the perfect field guide to pack for a day at the seashore anywhere in California or the Pacific Northwest.

* 268 species are described and illustrated by a new color photograph, a precise line drawing, or both

* Includes native and introduced species of wildflowers, common trees, and shrubs

* This new edition includes more plants, gives helpful hints for identifying species, and incorporates new taxonomic and distribution information

Synopsis:

The perfect wildflower book to pack for a day at the beach anywhere in California or the Northwest.

Synopsis:

"Philip Munz and UC Press have published a highly readable and easy-to-use guide to the unique flowers and other plants on the West Coast. If you only have one field guide for plants on the West Coast, this is the one to own."—Sam Schuchat, Executive Officer, California Coastal Conservancy

About the Author

Philip A. Munz (1892-1974) of the Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Garden was Professor of Botany at Pomona College, serving as Dean for three years. Dianne Lake is Rare Plant Committee Co-Chair and Unusual Plants Coordinator at the California Native Plant Society, East Bay Chapter. Phyllis M. Faber is General Editor of the California Natural History Guides.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520236387
Editor:
Lake, Dianne
Editor:
Faber, Phyllis M.
Editor:
Lake, Dianne
Editor:
Faber, Phyllis M.
Author:
Nelson, Bill
Author:
Olowin, Ron
Author:
Pavlik, Bruce M.
Author:
Lake, Dianne
Author:
Follette, William
Author:
Gaede, Peter
Author:
Faber, Phyllis
Author:
Burroughs, Carrie
Author:
Munz, Philip A.
Author:
Game, John
Author:
Faber, Phyllis M.
Author:
Elsbernd, Karen
Author:
Ornduff, Robert
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley
Subject:
Flowers
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Wild flowers
Subject:
Seashore plants
Subject:
Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Wild flowers -- Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Subject:
Seashore plants -- Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Subject:
Plants - Flowers
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Nature Studies-Wild Flowers General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
First Edition, Revised Edition
Series:
California Natural History Guides
Series Volume:
67
Publication Date:
20030508
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
179 color photographs, 180 line illustra
Pages:
245
Dimensions:
7.58x4.80x.85 in. .95 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The perfect wildflower book to pack for a day at the beach anywhere in California or the Northwest.
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"Philip Munz and UC Press have published a highly readable and easy-to-use guide to the unique flowers and other plants on the West Coast. If you only have one field guide for plants on the West Coast, this is the one to own."—Sam Schuchat, Executive Officer, California Coastal Conservancy
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