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Southern Rocky Mountain Wildflowers: A Field Guide to Wildflowers in the Southern Rocky Mountains, Including Rocky Mountain National Park

Field / Identification Guide
Detailed yet user-friendly descriptions and full-color photos of 200 plants organlzed by color and family
Information on bloom season and interesting facts about each plant
Introduction to the area's habitats and ecology
Primer on plant characteristics and identification
A glossary of botanical terms

Series: Wildflower Series [Falcon Guides]

By: Leigh Robertson (Author), Christine Kassar (Author)

160 pages, 150 colour photos and colour illustrations

Falcon Guides

Paperback | Mar 2015 | Edition: 2 | #228217 | ISBN-13: 9780762784783
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NHBS Price: £13.95 $18/€17 approx

About this book

A subregion of the Rocky Mountains of North America, the Southern Rockies comprise portions of Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah and boast a diversity of plant communities. This fully updated and revised edition of Southern Rocky Mountain Wildflowers will be appreciated by amateur wildflower enthusiasts, but experts will also find the detailed photographs useful in distinguishing among similar species in complex groups.


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Biography

Christine Kassar is a conservation biologist, guide, and writer. She has scaled peaks and run rivers all over the United States and in Nepal, Kenya, Tanzania, Thailand, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Costa Rica, and Iceland. Working as Senior Editor of Elevation Outdoors Magazine, she is also a freelance writer with works printed in Climbing, Mother Jones, National Geographic Adventure, Outside Online, WEND, and Women's Adventure Magazine.

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