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Field Guide to the Carnivorous Plants of the United States and Canada

Field / Identification Guide

By: Stewart McPherson (Author), Donald Schnell (Author)

200 pages, 297 colour photos

Redfern Natural History

Paperback | signed | Feb 2013 | #203762 | ISBN-13: 9781908787088
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NHBS Price: £14.99 $18/€17 approx
Paperback | unsigned | Feb 2013 | #202405 | ISBN-13: 9781908787088
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About this book

This visually beautiful field guide documents all carnivorous plants found across the United States and Canada. After a concise introduction to carnivorous plants of the continent, each species is profiled over two pages with three images and a concise summary of key features written clearly and comprehensively. Concluding sections cover hybrids, conservation of North American carnivorous plants, Bibliography, Index and About the Authors.

See the contents tab for a list of the species documented in this spectacular field guide.


Species included:

Catopsis (Powdery Strap Airplant)
C. berteroniana

(Waterwheel Plant) (Non-native. Introduced to the United States and Canada)
A. vesiculosa

D. anglica
D. brevifolia
D. capillaris
D. filiformis
D. intermedia
D. linearis
D. rotundifolia

(Venus’s Flytrap)
D. muscipula

P. caerulea
P. ionantha
P. lutea
P. macroceras
P. planifolia
P. primuliflora
P. pumila
P. villosa
P. vulgaris

U. amethystina
U. cornuta
U. floridana
U. foliosa
U. geminiscapa
U. gibba
U. inflata
U. intermedia
U. juncea
U. macrorhiza
U. minor
U. ochroleuca
U. olivacea
U. purpurea
U. radiata
U. resupinata
U. simulans
U. striata
U. subulata

(Cobra Lily)
D. californica

(Trumpet Pitcher Plants)
S. alata
S. flava
S. leucophylla
S. minor
S. oreophila
S. psittacina
S. purpurea
S. rubra

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