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This systematic treatment will help students, naturalists, botanists, ecologists, agronomists, range scientists, and other interested readers identify and learn about this unique and economically important plant family. Grasses of Colorado describes more than 300 native, introduced, naturalized, and adventive species.

Comprehensive coverage, useful keys, and detailed species descriptions in Grasses of Colorado will make this volume the standard reference for years to come. Robert B. Shaw provides overviews of Colorado's physiography and ecoregions and introduces the grass plant in plain, enjoyable text. He includes a checklist of Colorado grasses, a bibliography, and a glossary of terms that may be unfamiliar to nonspecialists.

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This systematic treatment of Colorado grasses will help students, naturalists, botanists, ecologists, agronomists, range scientists, and other interested readers identify and learn about this unique and economically important plant family. <i>Grasses of Colorado</i> describes all grasses known to occur in the state outside of cultivation: more than 300 native, introduced, naturalized, and adventive species.<

About the Author

Robert B. Shaw is a professor of ecosystem science and management and associate director of the Institute of Renewable Natural Resources at Texas A&M University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781607321392
Author:
Shaw, Robert Blaine
Publisher:
University Press of Colorado
Author:
Shaw, Robert B.
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Nature Studies-Botany
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
702
Pages:
662
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Science and Mathematics » Botany » General
Science and Mathematics » Botany » Grasses and Weeds

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This systematic treatment of Colorado grasses will help students, naturalists, botanists, ecologists, agronomists, range scientists, and other interested readers identify and learn about this unique and economically important plant family. <i>Grasses of Colorado</i> describes all grasses known to occur in the state outside of cultivation: more than 300 native, introduced, naturalized, and adventive species.<
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