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The National Native Plant Bibliography was compiled to make it easier to find floras, field guides, and other native plant publications appropriate for your area. Use the search bar below to locate a specific reference.

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North American Wildlife: An Illustrated Guide to 2,000 Plants and Animals
by: Wernert, S. J.
Notes: From A valuable at-home reference and an extraordinarily usable guide to more than 2000 of the most common and conspicuous wild plants and animals. Specially designed for quick and easy i...
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Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, and Alaska
by: Pojar, J. & A. MacKinnon
Notes: A field guide to 794 species of trees, shrubs, wildflowers, aquatics, grasses, ferns, mosses, and lichens with color plates, line drawings, distribution maps and easy-to-use keys. There are also note...
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Wildflowers of the Northern Great Plains
by: Vance, F. R.
Notes: Guide to flora of prairies in Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming, North and South Dakota, and adjoining Canadian provinces. 400-plus species, dichotomous key to plant families, botanical drawings.
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From Art to Landscape: Unleashing Creativity in Garden Design
by: W. Gary Smith
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Native Treasures: Gardening with the Plants of California
by: Smith, M. N.
Notes: Nevin Smith has spent his life growing plants and exploring the wild California landscape. A highly respected horticulturalist and practitioner who is also a gifted writer, Smith shares his years of e...
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Wicked Plants : The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
by: Stewart, Amy
Notes: Sometimes fact is stranger than fiction. Wicked Plants describes over 200 truly wicked plants - poisonous, invasive, deadly, etc. From Amazon: "Menacing botanical illustrations and splendidly ghas...
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