Wild Urban Plants of the Northeast: A Field Guide
Author(s): Del Tredici, P.
Publisher: Comstock Pub Assoc
Subject: Plant Identification
Comments: Many of the 222 plants covered in this guide are North American natives, others are natives of Europe, Asia, etc., and some are invasive species. Some of the possible topics covered for each species are: Life Form (annual, biennial, herbaceous, woody, etc.); Place of Origin; Vegetative Characteristics; Flowers and Fruit; Habitat Preferences; Ecological Functions; Cultural Significance (various uses–ancient and modern); Similar Species (how to distinguish between similar species). Multiple photos are on the page facing the species topics.
Last Updated: 2011-06-26