Series: Popular series - Southwest Parks and Monuments Association ; no. 19
Paperback: 214 pages
Publisher: Western Natl Parks Assoc (December 1976)
Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6.2 x 9.2 inches
Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces
Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
Best Sellers Rank: #610,612 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #53 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Gardening & Landscape Design > By Region > Southwest
This is an excellent book. It does a good job of identifying shrubs and trees. It shows illustrations of: Flowers, if any, Leaves, and fruit, along with the average size of the plant. Each plant has a detailed description which helps distinguish it from similar plants.I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in the Outdoors, Hiking, plants, gardening, you get the idea....
has a lot of info, if you read it carefully, just one line drawings, with no color, so you have to really read and study the descriptions, won't use it much , still looking for a book with color photos of this topic
It was quite good for the areas major vegetation types. It does not (and could not at this size ) record all the vegetation in the region but certainly the major types for each elevation are brought into focus.
Can not really use in the field
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