Plants of Alberta
Trees, Shrubs, Wildflowers, Ferns, Aquatic Plants and GrassesBook - 2007
From the prairie grasslands to the high mountains, Alberta's flora is diverse and fascinating. Discover the beauty and plant lore of the province in this extraordinary book: * More than 1000 colour photos * Over 700 primary species and over 300 secondary species of native and naturalized plants in 115 families * Clear descriptions to help identify plants * Habitat notes, range maps and similar species descriptions * Intriguing notes about edible plants, native and historical uses, and origins of plant names * Photo keys to plant types as well as plant families * Illustrated glossary.
Publisher: Edmonton : Lone Pine Pub., c2007
Branch Call Number: 581.97123 ROY
Characteristics: 527 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports. ; 22 cm