Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 160 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 in
Published: April 1, 2003
Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1551053543
ISBN - 13: 9781551053547
From the Publisher
Each easy-to-use book features over 100 species, organized into five main sections according to flower type. The text provides interesting notes on uses, names and ecology of the plants, blooming times, habitats and guidelines to let you know whether the flowers can be picked. The novice is aided by a pictorial guide organized by flower colour. The books also feature an illustrated key and glossary.
About the Author
LINDA KERSHAW is a best-selling nature author and career botanist who has consulted and done research for Environment Canada, the World Wildlife Fund, the Alberta Forest Service, the Canadian Forest Service and the University of Alberta. Her extensive field work has taken her into the vast Canadian boreal forest as well as above the treeline in the Rocky Mountains, on Ellesmere Island and in New Zealand. Linda now works as a writer and editor when not pursuing two of her favourite pastimes--photography and illustration.