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How To Identify Plants

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First issued in 1957 by Swallow Press, this classic guide to the art of plant identification is now familiar to an entire generation of students. Harrington who was Professor of Botany and Curator of the Herbarium at Colorado State University, gives step-by-step instructions and definitions to help readers recognize and classify plants. The new printing has been reset and ...more
Paperback, 214 pages
Published January 1st 1957 by Swallow Press
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Kristi
Aug 23, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: sag-program, own
How to Identify Plants is a thorough resource with helpful drawings, and includes a very extensive glossary of terms. The section on fruits and seeds is perhaps the weakest, but overall this is a great guidebook.
Fleece
Jul 19, 2013 rated it it was amazing
learned a shitton from this book and i adore the illustrations. i think it's super clear on defining terminology. glossary in the back is helpful for quick checks on info
Little Pearl
Dec 19, 2012 rated it really liked it
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I do know How to Identify Plants. This book helped.
torque
Dec 28, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Great reference for botanical terms. Although, I have no background to say how accurate it is.
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