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Legends and Lore of Texas Wildflowers

Author(s): Silverthorne, E.

Year: 2003

Publisher: College Station, Texas: Texas A&M University Press

ISBN: 1585442305

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

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