Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest (A Timber Press Field Guide)

* Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest (A Timber Press Field Guide) ☆ PDF Read by # Mark Turner, Phyllis Gustafson eBook or Kindle ePUB Online free. Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest (A Timber Press Field Guide) Organized by flower color and shape, and including a range map for each flower described, it is as user-friendly as it is informative.. Encompassing the Pacific Northwest from southern British Columbia to northern California, from the coast to the mountains and high desert, this handy book is perfect for hikers, naturalists, native plant enthusiasts, and anyone wishing to learn about the amazingly diverse wildflowers of the region. It describes and illustrates 1220 commonly encountered species,

Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest (A Timber Press Field Guide)

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Rating : 4.43 (841 Votes)
Asin : 0881927457
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 512 Pages
Publish Date : 2016-12-21
Language : English

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R. O'Donnell said A useful guide. This is a standard field guide with all the standard ups and downs. The photos are very uneven in quality and the information scantybut it's a field guide, not a coffee table book!! If you want to get acquainted with the wildflowers up in the NW, this is the book that will help most to get to the genus and sometimes the species. Checkout the online resource Wildflower guide to supplement this fine book.. Fun Life said Great for Kids and Adults. Our kindergarten student is interested in wildflowers. We live in the Northeast part of the State of Washington. While most wildflower books pretty much ignore us this author has taken great pains to include our area.This book is so good that our child's older brother, who is in the third grade, carries the book with him on the family's weekly hike where the entire family, including the kindergarten student, identifies flowers.The author has a website [] that has pictures (of fine quality) of all the flowers in the book. We plan to let the kindergarten student download the pict. Well organized with photos in logical groupings MorganR This book got an award from the American Horticultural Society, and at first read, it deserves it. While a little heavy for a backpacking trip, it would easily fit into a day-pack for a trip to a high mountain meadow or other heavily flowered location. It is well organized, and the flower photos are detailed enough to be useful. Of the various flower guides I have, it comes the closest to covering mountain flowers in Washington -- while omitting most of the flowers that would never appear in this environment. It seems as though that should be an easy and obvious thing to do bu

an outstanding new guide to wildflowers of the Northwest from southern British Columbia to Northern California. comes from the clever way it is organized. User-friendly. This is a ‘must have’ book if you are traveling in the Northwest. Specimens are arranged by flower color and shape and a range map for each flower is included.” —Seattle Post-Intelligencer “Striking photography sets this book head and shoulders above others in the genre. areas that are often glossed over by other guides. The book is durable and small enough to fit easily into a day pack or your car.” —Spokesman Review “The beauty of this book. Fine range maps.” —The Seattle Times “The Northwest’s most complete field guide ever, this lovely volume pictures 1,220 wildflowers that grow from the Siskiyous to

Organized by flower color and shape, and including a range map for each flower described, it is as user-friendly as it is informative.. Encompassing the Pacific Northwest from southern British Columbia to northern California, from the coast to the mountains and high desert, this handy book is perfect for hikers, naturalists, native plant enthusiasts, and anyone wishing to learn about the amazingly diverse wildflowers of the region. It describes and illustrates 1220 commonly encountered species, both native and nonnative, including perennials, annuals, and shrubs. Featuring more than 1240 stunning color photographs, this comprehensive field guide will remain a trusted, authoritative trailside reference for years to come

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