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Plants of the San Francisco Bay Region (BFI Modern Classics)

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Here is the definitive botanical guide to the wetlands, woodlands, coastlines, hills, and valleys of the San Francisco Bay Region. For this extensively revised and redesigned edition of Plants of the San Francisco Bay Region, the identification keys have been improved and line drawings scattered throughout the text, ensuring that this popular book will continue to be the most comprehensive and authoritative identification guide to the region's native and introduced plants.

o Easy-to-use keys describe more than two thousand species of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, weeds, and ferns

o Exceptionally clear illustrations include 457 color photographs and 227 line drawings

o Plants are identified by both common and scientific names, making this guide an essential resource for amateur naturalists, students, and professionals

Synopsis:

"Plants of the San Francisco Bay Region is a user-friendly guide with excellent photographs that fills an important need in the botanical community locally. A good guide for students and beginning nature lovers, though even sophisticated plant enthusiasts will consult it for its easy style and useful photos."—Frank Almeda, California Academy of Sciences

About the Author

Linda H. Beidleman has been an instructor at the Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley; Aspen Center for Environmental Studies; and The Rocky Mountain Nature Association; among other institutions. She is coauthor of Plants of Rocky Mountain National Park (2000, with Richard G. Beidleman and Beatrice E. Willard), among other books. Eugene N. Kozloff is Professor of Biology at the University of Washington and author of Seashore Life of the Northern Pacific Coast: An Illustrated Guide to Northern California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia (1983), among other books.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520231733
Subtitle:
Mendocino to Monterey
Publisher:
University of California Press
Author:
Beidleman, Linda H.
Author:
Kozloff, Eugene N.
Author:
Kozloff, Eugene
Author:
Beidleman, Linda
Location:
Berkeley
Subject:
General
Subject:
California
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Life Sciences - Botany
Subject:
Plants - General
Subject:
Plants - California - San Francisco Bay Area
Subject:
Botany-General
Edition Number:
2nd ed..
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
BFI Modern Classics
Series Volume:
107-518
Publication Date:
20030515
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
456 color illustrations, 246 line illust
Pages:
514
Dimensions:
10 x 7 x 0.88 in 1.13 lb

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"Plants of the San Francisco Bay Region is a user-friendly guide with excellent photographs that fills an important need in the botanical community locally. A good guide for students and beginning nature lovers, though even sophisticated plant enthusiasts will consult it for its easy style and useful photos."—Frank Almeda, California Academy of Sciences
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