Rev. ed. - Berkeley : University of California Press, c2003.
Book — xvi, 341 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 20 cm.
California's remarkably diverse plants range in size from the stately Coast Redwoods to the minute belly plants of the southern deserts and in age from the 4000 Bristlecone Pines to ephemeral annuals whose life span can be counted in weeks. This text provides an overview of the state's flora. (source: Nielsen Book Data)
Rev. ed. - Berkeley : University of California Press, c2004.
Book — xiii, 235 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 20 cm.
Editor's Preface to the New Edition--Phyllis M. Faber Acknowledgments Introduction Introduction to Desert Plant Communities Map of Desert Regions Ferns and Fern Allies Reddish Flowers: Rose to Purplish Red or Brown Whitish Flowers: White to Pale Cream or Pale Pink or Greenish Bluish Flowers: Blue to Violet Yellowish Flowers: Yellow to Orange Glossary Art Credits Index.
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Thoroughly updated and revised throughout, making it the perfect guide to take along on excursions into the Mojave and Colarado Deserts. Covers such popular destinations as Death Valley, Palm Springs, and Joshua Tree National Park. Identifies more than 240 wildflower in informative, engaging species accounts. (source: Nielsen Book Data)