Synopses & Reviews
Learning to identify unwanted plants around the home, farm or ranch will be much easier with this book published by the Western Society of Weed Science and co-sponsored by the Cooperative Extension of the United States. Weeds of the West
will help you identify weeds that compete with native plants, horticultural and agricultural crops, as well as those that can poison livestock and people.
This extensive, easy-to-use guide contains more than 900 color photographs showing the early growth stages, mature plants, and features for positive identification of each weed discussed. Descriptions, habitats and characteristics of each plant are also included in this handy reference guide.
"An invaluable reference for all serious gardeners and commercial farmers." Midwest Book Review
Includes bibliographical references (p. 613-614) and index.