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Main Title A field guide to eastern trees : eastern United States and Canada, including the Midwest /
Author Petrides, George A.,
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Wehr, Janet.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 38535978
ISBN 0395904552; 9780395904558
Subjects Trees--East (U.S.)--Identification. ; Trees--Canada, Eastern--Identification. ; Trees--East (U.S.)--Pictorial works. ; Trees--Canada, Eastern--Pictorial works. ; Trees--Identification. ; United States, East. ; Arbres-- Etats-Unis (Est)--Identification ; Arbres--Canada (Est)--Identification ; Arbres-- Etats-Unis (Est)--Ouvrages illustr es ; Arbres--Canada (Est)--Ouvrages illustr es
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EJDM  QK115.P46 1998 OASQA Library/Fort Meade,MD 08/08/2003
Edition 1st ed., expanded.
Collation xvii, 424 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 19 cm
"Sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute." Includes bibliographical references (pages 404-406) and index.
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This guide to identifying trees features detailed descriptions of 455 species of trees native to eastern North America, including the Midwest and South. --From publisher description. Tree silhouettes -- Species accounts. Trees with Needlelike or Scalelike Leaves Mostly Evergreen -- Broad-leaved Trees with Opposite Compound Leaves -- Broad-leaved Trees with Opposite Simple Leaves -- Broad-leaved Trees with Alternate Compound Leaves -- Broad-leaved Trees with Alternate Simple Leaves -- Palms, Cacti, and Yuccas -- Trees Found Only in Florida -- Appendix A: Key to leafless trees -- Appendix B: Plant relationships.