Coombes, Allen J. (Book - 2002)
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Smithsonian Handbooks are the most visually appealing guides on the natural world in the book marketplace. Featuring more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs, along with detailed annotations, Smithsonian Handbooks make identification easy and accurate.
Authors: Coombes, Allen J.
Title: Trees
Publisher: New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2002
Edition: 2nd American ed
Characteristics: 320 p. :,col. ill. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Allen J. Coombes; photography by Matthew Ward
Notes: Includes index
Contents: Looking at trees
How this book works
What is a tree?
Parts of a tree
Conifer or broadleaf?
Conifer; leaves, flowers, fruit
Botanical difference
Broadleaves; leaves, flowers, fruit
Tree identification key
Conifers and their allies
ISBN: 0789489899
Branch Call Number: 582.16 C775t 2002
Subject Headings: Trees Identification
Topical Term: Trees
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Designed to cut through the complicated identification process to enable you to recognize a species instantly, this book explains what a tree is, how trees are classified and how to keep a record of trees you have seen. To help you in the initial stages of identification, the book provides a vis... Read More »

A guidebook including many non-native trees, which is useful for urban ID.

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