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2 edition of Flora of southern California found in the catalog.

Flora of southern California

Anstruther Davidson

Flora of southern California

by Anstruther Davidson

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Published by Times-mirror press in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- California, Southern.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Anstruther Davidson, M. D. , and George L. Moxley.
      ContributionsMoxley, George L. joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK149 .D255
      The Physical Object
      Pagination452 p.
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6662397M
      LC Control Number24005600
      OCLC/WorldCa1491362

      Get this from a library! Selected plants for Southern California gardens. [Joan Citron;] -- An encyclopedia compiled and expanded from several publications of the Southern California Horticultural Society, with added material and comments from a .   "Southern California: an Island on the Land" by Carey McWilliams was the February selection of the Mechanics Institute Library California Interpreted book club series. The speaker was Jules Tygiel, Professor of History at San Francisco State University where he teaches California history/5.

      Poisonous plants of Southern California by Leonid Enari and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book includes descriptions of more than 4, species, of which more than are illustrated with line drawings. The bulk of the work is devoted to the systematic treatment of vascular plants, which are grouped alphabetically by family, genus, and species. There are keys for the identification of all taxa.

      For more information on native edible plants, check out the Ethnobotany Project, a wonderful book on contemporary uses of Native plants by Southern California and Northern Baja Indians. Banner: Native supermarket: a field of : Clarissa Wei. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hasse, Hermann Edward, Lichen flora of southern California. Washington: G.P.O., (OCoLC)


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