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Monday - October 12, 2009

From: Seguin, TX
Region: Southwest
Topic: Plant Identification
Title: Book for identifying Texas plants by dichotomous key from Seguin TX
Answered by: Barbara Medford and Joe Marcus

QUESTION:

What is the best book(s) for identifying Texas plants using a dichotomous key?

ANSWER:

Although there are other publications with similar information, the gold standard on this subject is Correll & Johnston's Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas. See the Bibliography below for more information.
 

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Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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