Introduction to Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region / Edition 1

Introduction to Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region / Edition 1

by Glenn Keator
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520230051

ISBN-13: 9780520230057

Pub. Date: 03/17/2003

Publisher: University of California Press

The mild Mediterranean climate of the San Francisco Bay Region nurtures an enormous variety of trees: majestic oaks and coast redwoods, lovely flowering dogwood and western redbud, graceful bigleaf maple, and many others. This guidebook, with its easy-to-use keys, informative species accounts, and copious illustrations, is the perfect guide to California's

Overview

The mild Mediterranean climate of the San Francisco Bay Region nurtures an enormous variety of trees: majestic oaks and coast redwoods, lovely flowering dogwood and western redbud, graceful bigleaf maple, and many others. This guidebook, with its easy-to-use keys, informative species accounts, and copious illustrations, is the perfect guide to California's native and naturalized trees for those who want a handy, authoritative manual to carry into the field.

o Species descriptions give fascinating and little-known facts about each tree and suggest locales to visit for viewing them

o 250 color photographs illustrate traits essential for identification and show surrounding habitats for many species

o Provides detailed tips on learning to use keys and other identification aids

o Covers all nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Region and includes trees found in adjacent Monterey and Mendocino counties

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520230057
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
03/17/2003
Series:
California Natural History Guides Series, #65
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.88(d)

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