Maine Natural History Observatory

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The Woody Plants of Sphagnous Bogs of Northern New England and Adjacent Canada

Price: $8.95
Authors: Fay Hyland, Barbara Hoisington; Illustrations by Laurel Smith.
In this guide, plant species of sphagnous bogs are arranged in families which, in turn, are arranged in order of their evolutionary advancement, beginning with the most primitive and ending with the most advanced. Illustrations portraying how the plant would appear in spring and early summer accompany the key. By use of keys, descriptions, and illustrations provided in this handbook, identification of all species of woody plants of sphagnous bogs is made easy and certain. 110 pages. 1981