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Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest
Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest
by Mark Turner and Phyllis Gustafson
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Featuring more than 1240 stunning color photographs, this comprehensive field guide will remain a trusted, authoritative trailside reference for years to come. It describes and illustrates 1220 commonly encountered species, both native and nonnative... (read more)

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Plants of Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia
Plants of Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia
by Eugene N Kozloff
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A great resource for botanists, native plant enthusiasts, ecologists, conservationists, and amateur naturalists who desire a comprehensive, up-to-date, and well-illustrated book for the identification of plants of the Pacific Northwest. This is the... (read more)

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Fantastic Trees
Fantastic Trees
by Edwin Menninger
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A gallery of trees that thrust their roots into the air, produce flowers and fruit underground, tell time, make noises, change sex, commit suicide, or create their own rain. This edition includes updated nomenclature.... (read more)

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Wildflowers of the Western Cascades
Wildflowers of the Western Cascades
by Robert A Ross
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A practical field guide to a rich wildflower area, this book combines useful plant descriptions with truly spectacular photographs. All the wildflowers are found on Oregon's Iron Mountain in the Cascades, but the book is useful throughout the region.... (read more)

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Practical Woody Plant Propagation (06 Edition)
Practical Woody Plant Propagation (06 Edition)
by Macdonald
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An exhaustive exposition of propagating methods, from growing from seed to cuttings, grafting, layering, and tissue culture. It is based on the actual working methods of successful propagators worldwide and presents detailed explanations and... (read more)

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Dictionary of Plant Names: Botanical Names and Their Common Name Equivalents
Dictionary of Plant Names: Botanical Names and Their Common Name Equivalents
by Allen J Coombes
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Wonderfully useful and complete, this little book includes common name cross-references, geographical distribution, and name origins, all at a bargain price. Pronunciations given are decidedly Britannic, but this seems a trivial matter in a book that... (read more)

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Food Plants of the World: An Illustrated Guide
Food Plants of the World: An Illustrated Guide
by Ben-erik Van Wyk
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A comprehensive survey of the plants that provide food, beverages, spices, and flavorings, this book will serve as an invaluable reference to gardeners, ethnobotanists, nutritionists, culinary professionals, dieticians, and food enthusiasts. This... (read more)

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A Color Atlas of Pests of Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, and Flowers
A Color Atlas of Pests of Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, and Flowers
by David V Alford
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Ornamental trees, shrubs, and flowers are an important component of modern life, from houseplants to trees in public parks. This authoritative and beautifully illustrated account provides a unique source of reference for all practitioners involved in the... (read more)

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Medicinal Plants of the World
Medicinal Plants of the World
by Michael Wink
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Medicinal Plants of the World is a comprehensive and scientifically accurate guide to the best-known and most important medicinal plants. The book includes descriptions of more than 300 medicinal plants and their close relatives. Each entry gives a short... (read more)

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Native American Ethnobotany
Native American Ethnobotany
by Daniel E. Moerman
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An extraordinary compilation of the plants used by North American native peoples for medicine, food, fiber, dye, and a host of other things. Anthropologist Daniel E. Moerman has devoted 25 years to the task of gathering together the accumulated... (read more)

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Botany for Gardeners ((Rev)05 - Old Edition)
Botany for Gardeners ((Rev)05 - Old Edition)
by Brian Capon
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A bestseller since its debut in 1990, this indispensable and handy reference has now been expanded and updated to include an appendix on plant taxonomy and a comprehensive index. Two dozen new photos and illustrations make this new edition even richer... (read more)

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Plant Resins: Chemistry, Evolution, Ecology, and Ethnobotany
Plant Resins: Chemistry, Evolution, Ecology, and Ethnobotany
by Jean H. Langenheim
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Few people are aware of the great diversity of resin-producing plants or the remarkable roles resins play for plants and people. Resins evolved millions of years ago to defend plants against their enemies, as recorded by fossil resins like amber, and... (read more)

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Plant Survival: Adapting to a Hostile World
Plant Survival: Adapting to a Hostile World
by Brian Capon
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This book, for young readers ages 10 and up, is filled with detailed information about the fascinating world of plant ecology. Discusses how plants have adapted to survive the challenges of various habitats. This is a black-and-white edition.... (read more)

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Trees of Greater Portland
Trees of Greater Portland
by Phyllis C. Reynolds and Elizabeth F. Dimon
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The authors selected 132 local trees exceptional for their size, beauty, rarity, or history. Each description includes a color photograph and locations of notable specimens visible from the street. Appendices list trees by the months for best viewing and... (read more)

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Plants That Merit Attention Volume 1 Trees
Plants That Merit Attention Volume 1 Trees
by Janet M Poor
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This magnificent reference provides excellent descriptions and color photos of hundreds of unusual woody plants that are beautiful, pest- and disease-resistant and tolerant of a variety of environments, yet are not often found at garden centers. Each... (read more)

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Common Poisonous Plants and Mushrooms of North America
Common Poisonous Plants and Mushrooms of North America
by Nancy Turner
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Aroids: Plants of the Arum Family
Aroids: Plants of the Arum Family
by Deni Bown
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The Nature of Plants: Habitats, Challenges, and Adaptations
The Nature of Plants: Habitats, Challenges, and Adaptations
by John Dawson
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Poisonous Plants
Poisonous Plants
by Dietrich Frohne
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Garden flowers, ornamental shrubs, and houseplants and#8212; as well as common species in the wild and#8212; can all contain substances poisonous to humans or animals. In fact, after medicines and household chemicals, toxic plants rank third in causes of... (read more)

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