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101 Amazing Facts about Trees

by Jack Goldstein

Did you know that you can use a tree stump as a compass? Do you know what makes Maple trees explode? What do the leaves of an oak tree look like? And where is the tallest tree in the world? The answers to all...


Tree: A Life Story

by David Suzuki, Wayne Grady & Robert Bateman

“Only God can make a tree,” wrote Joyce Kilmer in one of the most celebrated of poems. In Tree: A Life Story, authors David Suzuki and Wayne Grady extend that celebration in a “biography” of this extraordinary...


Ficus Tree and Ficus Bonsai Tree. The Complete Guide to Growing, Pruning and Caring for Ficus. Top Varieties: Benjamina, Ginseng, Retusa, Microcarpa,

by Bernard Brook

This book contains everything you need to know about growing, pruning and caring for ficus trees and ficus bonsai trees, also known as fig trees. The most popular varieties are covered including benjamina, ginseng,...


1001 Questions Answered about Trees

by Rutherford Platt

Fascinating, fact-filled reference provides detailed data about age, size, and weight; suggestions for identifying trees, what trees to look for in certain states, much more. Over 100 illustrations, 21 photographs....


Limber

by Angela Pelster

Startling, lyrical essay collection focused on trees. Moves from author’s childhood in rural Canada to Niger, the Philippines, and Greece.


Hemlock: A Forest Giant on the Edge

by Anthony D'Amato & David R. Foster

The Eastern Hemlock, massive and majestic, has played a unique role in structuring northeastern forest environments, from Nova Scotia to Wisconsin and through the Appalachian Mountains to North Carolina, Tennessee,...


Ecophysiology of Coniferous Forests

by William K. Smith, Jacques Roy & Thomas M. Hinckley

Conifers--pine, fir, and spruce trees--are dominant species in forests around the world. This book focuses on the physiology of conifers and how these physiological systems operate. Special consideration is...


The Pecan: A History of America's Native Nut

by James McWilliams

What would Thanksgiving be without pecan pie? New Orleans without pecan pralines? Southern cooks would have to hang up their aprons without America's native nut, whose popularity has spread far beyond the tree's...


Trees of Central Texas

by Robert A. Vines

A comprehensive and compact field guide, Trees of Central Texas introduces 186 species of tree life in Central Texas, an area roughly the region of the Edwards Plateau and bordered by the Balcones Escarpment...


Trees & Shrubs of the Trans-Pecos and Adjacent Areas

by A. Michael Powell

First published by the Big Bend Natural History Association in 1988 as Trees & Shrubs of Trans-Pecos Texas, this book is the only keyed guide to the more than 400 species of woody plants native to the Trans-Pecos...


The Magnificent Mesquite

by Ken E. Rogers

"This book is one-of-a-kind. It is the only book that I'm aware of that summarizes the biology, ecology, uses, and management of mesquite.... It is the most complete book in print on mesquite." ?C. Wayne Hanselka,...


Natural Resource Administration: Wildlife, Fisheries, Forests and Parks

by Donald W. Sparling

Natural Resource and Wildlife Administration presents a clear perspective on natural resource administration in North America, how it developed, how it is currently structured, and where it might be heading....


Ohio Hill Country: A Rewoven Landscape

by Carolyn Platt

A fascinating survey of the geologic, environmental, and human history of southeastern OhioThe southeastern third of Ohio is quite different from the flat or gently rolling portions of the state, differing in...


Resource Physiology of Conifers: Acquisition, Allocation, and Utilization

by William K. Smith, Thomas M. Hinckley & Jacques Roy

Coniferous forests are among the most important of ecosystems. These forests are widespread and influence both the financial and biological health of our globe. This book focuses attention on conifers and how...


Trees of North America

by C. Frank Brockman & Rebecca Marrilees

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

Smell the bark of the aromatic Sassafras. Wonder at the Lodgepole Pine, whose heat-activated cones reseed forests destroyed by fire. Search for the Sugar Maple, whose...


Trees

by Alexander C. Martin, Herbert S. Zim, Dorothea Barlowe & Sy Barlowe

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

This Golden Guide describes and illustrates in full color more than 140 of our most common trees. Learn:

-How to recognize tree shapes, flowers, buds, leaves, and fruits...


Stable Isotopes and Plant Carbon-Water Relations

by Bernard Saugier, James R. Ehleringer & Anthony E. Hall

This 33-chapter volume presents a critical examination of the importance of stable isotopes in understanding key plant metabolic processes.

  • Carbon isotope analyses for estimates of plant water use and metabolism...


Illustrated Guide to Trees and Shrubs: A Handbook of the Woody Plants of the Northeastern United States and Adjacent Canada/Revised Edition

by Arthur Harmount Graves

Authoritative, accessible guide features easy-to-use keys covering leaves, twigs, bark, buds, fruit, more. Over 300 pen-and-ink drawings by Maud H. Purdy, noted botanical illustrator. Bibliography.


Fruit Key and Twig Key to Trees and Shrubs

by William M. Harlow

One of the handiest and most widely used identification aids. Fruit key covers 120 deciduous and evergreen species; twig key covers 160 deciduous species. Easily used. Over 300 photographs.


Trees of the Eastern and Central United States and Canada

by William M. Harlow

Best one-volume guide to 140 trees. Full descriptions, woodlore, range, more. Over 600 illustrations. Handy size.