Legends and Lore of Texas Wildflowers
Author(s): Silverthorne, E.
Publisher: College Station, Texas: Texas A&M University Press
Subject: Wildflowers, Useful Plants, Medicinal Plants
Comments: Elizabeth Silverthorne. For each of the flowers in the book, the author describes the significance and origin of its common name, identifies where the flower grows naturally, what uses it has had historically, and what legends are associated with it. She offers everyone who has admired the beauty of wildflowers a fuller appreciation of them. Complemented by 18 drawings. 210 pages plus notes, bibliography, and index. Softcover.
Last Updated: 2007-01-01