Washington, D.C. :
National Geographic Society
- Physical Description
- 182 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
- Includes bibliographical references (page 176) and index.
- Main Author
Provides information on over 160 tree and shrub species native to North America, including the Fraser fir, northern red oak, and saw palmetto.Review by Publisher Summary 2
This basic beginner's field guide to the larger plants in North America is part of the growing National Geographic Pocket Guide series. Spot-on descriptive information and key facts about trees and shrubs are conveyed in a handy, colorful, easy-to-reference volume. More robust than any other beginning field guides on the market, this book includes selected photography and newly commissioned art and graphics to help identify each species of tree. Handy, authoritative, and easy to read, this pocket guides are useful in the field or as an in-home reference for beginners, nature lovers, and tree-climbers everywhere.