Synopses & Reviews
The Mojave Desert ecoregion extends from eastern California to northwestern
Arizona, southern Nevada, and southwestern Utah. This guide features 300 of the common species, full-color photographs, detailed descriptions, information on flowering season, and interesting facts about each plant.
About the Author
Pam MacKay is involved in Mojave Desert conservation efforts and was instrumental in founding the Mojave Desert chapter of the California Native Plant Society, where she currently serves as field trip chair. A professor of biology at Victor Valley College, she lives in Apple Valley, California.
Table of Contents
(1) Acknowledgments (2) Preface (3) Map (4) Introduction (5) Blue, Purple, and Lavender Flowers (6) Pink, Rose, and Magenta Flowers (7) Red and Orange Flowers (8) White to Cream Flowers (9) Yellow Flowers (10) Green and Brown Flowers (11) Non-Flowering Plants (12) Glossary (13) For Further Reading (14) Index (15) About the Author (16) About Some of the Photographers