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Book cover: Flowers of the Southwest DesertsFlowers of the Southwest Deserts
by - Southwestern Monuments Association ,
The purpose of the booklet is to introduce the common desert flowers to newcomers to the Southwest and to give a little background of information about the plants' interesting habits and how they have been and are used by animals and by the peoples.
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Book cover: Diseases of Forest and Shade Trees of the United StatesDiseases of Forest and Shade Trees of the United States
by - U.S. Dept Agriculture ,
The purpose of this book is to bring together the information available on the pathology of the more important forest and shade trees of the United States. It also annotates the diseases of many introduced species grown widely for shade and ornament.
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Book cover: Plant ProteomicsPlant Proteomics
by - MDPI AG ,
Proteomics has validated its role in precise identification and characterization of individual components of plant protein networks. An understanding of plant response mechanism is essential to elucidate the key factors affecting plant performance.
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Book cover: BotanyBotany
by - P. F. Collier & Son Company ,
Few of us realize that without plants all our modern civilization would be swept away. This book is for those who want some general knowledge of the plant world, without necessarily caring for the technical details upon which such knowledge is based.
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Book cover: Grasses: a handbook for use in the field and laboratoryGrasses: a handbook for use in the field and laboratory
by - Cambridge University Press ,
The book is an account of common native species, so arranged that the student may learn how to closely observe and deal with the distinctive characters of these remarkable plants when such problems as the botanical analysis of weeds are presented.
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Book cover: Flowers of Mountain and PlainFlowers of Mountain and Plain
by - H.W. Wilson Co. ,
'Flowers of Mountain and Plain' is intended primarily for travelers and flower lovers who wish a short cut to recognizing flowers seen on excursions or from car windows. It may also serve as a souvenir of pleasant summer days or vacation trips.
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Book cover: Water Wise: Native Plants for Intermountain LandscapesWater Wise: Native Plants for Intermountain Landscapes
by - Utah State University Press ,
The book provides specific information about shrubs, trees, grasses, forbs, and cacti that are native to most states in the Intermountain West, and that can be used in landscaping to conserve water, and preserve the region's landscape character.
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Book cover: Flora of New YorkFlora of New York
- Wikibooks ,
Flora of New York is a guide to the vascular plants found growing without cultivation in New York State, with an emphasis on showing which plants are native to the New York region and which plants have been introduced from elsewhere.
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Book cover: Field and Woodland PlantsField and Woodland Plants
by - Longmans, Green ,
This volume is an attempt to provide a guide to the study of our wild plants, shrubs and trees -- a guide which, though comparatively free from technical terms and expressions, shall yet be strictly correct and scientific.
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Book cover: American Forest TreesAmerican Forest Trees
by - Hardwood Record ,
The present volume includes more than one hundred leading species of the forest trees of this country. They constitute the principal sources of lumber for the United States. Every region of the country is represented, no valuable tree is omitted.
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Book cover: One Thousand American FungiOne Thousand American Fungi
by - The Bobbs-Merrill Co. ,
My researches is confined to the species large enough to appease the appetite of a hungry naturalist if found in reasonable quantity; and my work is devoted to segregating the edible and innocuous from the tough, undesirable and poisonous kinds.
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Book cover: Study Guide to the Science of BotanyStudy Guide to the Science of Botany
by - Wikibooks ,
This Study Guide to the Science of Botany is a textbook intended to establish a course of study in the subject of Botany, utilizing articles provided in Wikipedia, with links to other relevant web sites and other Wikibooks as appropriate.
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Book cover: Harper's Guide to Wild FlowersHarper's Guide to Wild Flowers
by - Harper ,
This book explains the easiest way of telling flowers and plants. These ways are based upon the new classification. The first way of telling flowers is by color. It is the simplest means of identification, and to this the most space is given.
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Book cover: The American Flower GardenThe American Flower Garden
by - Page and Company ,
This is a superb gardening book from the Arts and Crafts period with lists of plants that are able to be grown in the NY City growing zone. Chapters include: Vines, Roses, Annuals, Garden Furniture, etc. Excellent photo illustrations.
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Book cover: Plants and EnvironmentPlants and Environment
by - InTech ,
The main intention of this publication is to provide a state-of-the-art and up-to-date knowledge of recent developments in understanding of plant responses to major abiotic stresses, limitations and the current status of crop improvement.
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Book cover: The Chemistry of Plant LifeThe Chemistry of Plant Life
by - McGraw-Hill ,
This book may serve as a text or reference book for students of plant science who are seeking a proper foundation upon which to build a scientific knowledge of how plants grow. It shall serve also as a stimulus to further study in this field.
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Book cover: Botany for Agricultural StudentsBotany for Agricultural Students
by - Wiley ,
This book is intended for elementary courses in Botany in colleges and universities. In its preparation the aim has been to present the fundamental principles of Botany with emphasis upon the practical application of these principles.
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Book cover: Practical BotanyPractical Botany
by - University Tutorial Press ,
An elementary handbook of Vegetable Histology and Physiology, containing in addition a short course of practical work on selected types of Cryptogams and Grymnosperms. It is divisible into three sections: Histology, Physiology, and Life Histories.
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Book cover: Botany for BeginnersBotany for Beginners
by - Macmillan ,
This book has been prepared as a guide and companion to beginners in the practical study of plants. The method is to examine the plants from as many points of view as possible, and to draw conclusions from actual observations.
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Book cover: Beginners BotanyBeginners Botany
by - Macmillan ,
Contents: No Two Plants or Parts are Alike; The Struggle to Live; Survival of the Fit; Plant Societies; The Plant Body; Seeds and Germination; The Root - The Forms of Roots; The Root - Function and Structure; The Stem - Kinds and Forms; etc.
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Book cover: Mushrooms of America, Edible and PoisonousMushrooms of America, Edible and Poisonous
by - L. Prang & Co ,
This book for popular use, rather than for students of botanical science; all technical terms are, therefore, as far as possible, avoided. The identification of species is a safe guide, and is the only means of knowing what mushrooms should be eaten.
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Book cover: The Molecular Biology of Plant CellsThe Molecular Biology of Plant Cells
by - University of California Press ,
The book is intended as a text-book for senior undergraduate and post-graduate students in biology, biochemistry, botany, molecular biology and agricultural science. It covers the basic cellular physiology, biochemistry and genetics of plant cells.
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Book cover: Botany OnlineBotany Online
by - University of Hamburg ,
This hypertextbook covers all plant anatomy, classic genetics, organic chemistry and plant biochemistry, intercellular communication, interactions between plants, fungi, bacteria, and viruses, evolution, and a part of ecology.
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Book cover: Elements of Structural and Systematic BotanyElements of Structural and Systematic Botany
by - Ginn ,
An introduction to the study of botany for use in high schools especially, but sufficiently comprehensive to serve also as a beginning book in most colleges. It does not pretend to be a complete treatise of the whole science.
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Book cover: Botany: The Modern Study of PlantsBotany: The Modern Study of Plants
by - T.C. & E.C. Jack ,
This textbook is a short introduction to the fundamental principles of modern botany (1912 edition). From the contents: morphology, anatomy, cytology, physiology, ecology, palaeontology, plant breeding, pathology, and systematic botany.
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