Forest Plants of Central Ontario by Karen LegasyForest Plants of Central Ontario by Karen Legasy

Forest Plants of Central Ontario

byKaren Legasy

Paperback | February 14, 1996

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This handy field guide covers nearly 700 species of plants commonly found in the forests of central Ontario. Detailed species descriptions are combined with precise drawings and excellent colour photographs to make the plants of our region easy to identify. Forest Plants of Central Ontario includes: * Edible plants * Native uses of plants * Wildlife uses of plants * Related or similar species * 440 colour photographs * 407 illustrations. * Whether you are an avid naturalist or an armchair explorer, you are bound to find this beautifully illustrated guide an essential addition to your backpack or library.
Brenda Chambers, Karen Legasy, and Cathy Bentley
Title:Forest Plants of Central OntarioFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 8.5 × 4.25 × 0.87 inPublished:February 14, 1996Publisher:Lone Pine Publishing

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ISBN - 10:1551050617

ISBN - 13:9781551050614

Appropriate for ages: 8 - adult

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Best Available This is the best field guide available for Central Ontarians looking for trees, shrubs, wildflowers, to ferns lichens and mosses. Includes great drawings and photos of plants, as well as superb information on plant uses by wildlife and first peoples.
Date published: 2000-07-01

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A handy field guide, this book covers close to 700 species of plants in the forests of central Ontario. Explore your surrounding wilderness with this collection of drawings, descriptions and photos. Learn which plants are edible, native uses of them as well as plants that are similar or related.

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