Newcomb's Wildflower Guide by Lawrence Newcomb

Newcomb's Wildflower Guide

byLawrence Newcomb

Paperback | April 13, 1989

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An ingenious key system for quick, positive field identification of wildflowers, flowering shrubs and vines in Northeastern and North-central North America.
Amateur and expert alike can quickly and accurately identify almost any wildflower using Lawrence Newcomb's system, which is based on natural structural features that are easily visible even to the untrained eye. Every time you see an unknown plant, ask yourself the same five questions (related to the type of plant and the structure of its petals and leaves), and you will be directed to the page on which the plant can be found. Beautiful illustrations make confirmation easy.

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Title:Newcomb's Wildflower GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:490 pages, 7.75 × 4.75 × 0.88 inPublished:April 13, 1989Publisher:Little, Brown And Company

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316604429

ISBN - 13:9780316604420

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"Will be most useful for the identification of wild plants by amateurs and plant lovers. It is certainly an innovative guide for field trips...-S. Dillon Ripley, Smithsonian Institution