A Field Guide to Alpine Flowers of the Pacific Northwest

A Field Guide to Alpine Flowers of the Pacific Northwest

by Phillipa Hudson

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This portable 8-fold guide is the perfect companion to Phillipa Hudson's easy-to-use Coastal Flowers of the Pacific Northwest, and features 112 spectacular photos of flowers found from the mid to alpine elevations on Vancouver Island and the Coast Mountains of the Pacific Northwest. Organized into a two-sided colour coded chart with a ruler printed on the back cover, this handy guide will aid in the quick identification of almost any flower one is likely to encounter in the higher realms of the Pacific Northwest, from exquisite yellow glacier lilies to elusive alpine pussy-toes. Labelled with both English and Latin names with descriptions of each species' distribution range and average plant height and flower size, this full-colour pamphlet is useful to budding botanists as well as more accomplished flower enthusiasts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781550175400
Publisher: Harbour Publishing Co. Ltd.
Publication date: 03/30/2011
Pages: 2
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 5.80(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Phillipa Hudson has been an enthusiastic and active amateur botanist for over 30 years. She lives on Vancouver Island with her husband where they enjoy hiking, biking and kayaking as often as possible.

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North by Northwest

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