Wildflowers of the Adirondacks Pdf Book

Wildflowers of the Adirondacks

  • Author : Donald J. Leopold,Lytton John Musselman
  • ISBN : 1421431114
  • Category : Nature
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Pages : 368
  • Release Date : 2020-02-11

Leopold and Lytton John Musselman, skilled botanists and the foremost authorities on these plants, this superior quality guide will appeal to residents of and visitors to the Adirondacks and northeastern mountains, including wildlife professionals, citizen scientists, backpackers, campers, photographers, bird watchers, artists, and wild food foragers.

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