Synopses & Reviews
This best-selling guide helps readers identify alpine and sub-alpine plants found throughout the Rocky Mountains. Over 250 of the 430 species described are illustrated in colour in beautifully rendered, botanically accurate watercolours by Dagny Tande Lid. Each illustration is accompanied by a description of the plant, its habitat, occurrence and distribution.
A popular, beautifully illustrated guide to 430 species of Rocky Mountain alpine and sub-alpine plants. Dagny Tande Lid's botanically accurate watercolours and A.E. Porsild's detailed scientific descriptions make this book an indispensable tool for laymen and scientists alike. 1979