9780520227750

The Jepson Desert Manual: Vascular Plants of Southeastern California

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  • ISBN13:

    9780520227750

  • ISBN10:

    0520227751

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/1/2002
  • Publisher: Univ of California Pr
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Summary

The first, comprehensive, and detailed field guide focused exclusively on the native and naturalized vascular plants of the Southeastern California region. This book is the first in a series of spin-offs from the original 1400-page Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
Authors Contributing to The Jepson Desert Manual
Introduction
Philosophy of The Jepson Desert Manualp. 1
Conventions Used in The Jepson Desert Manualp. 3
Glossaryp. 9
Abbreviations and Symbolsp. 24
Commonness and Rarityp. 27
Horticultural Informationp. 29
Geographic Subdivisions of the California Desertsp. 33
The California Deserts: Setting, Climate, Vegetation, and Historyp. 36
Floristic Diversity in the California Desertsp. 40
Key to the California Desert Plant Familiesp. 47
Taxonomic Treatments
Pteridophytes (F)p. 66
Gymnosperms (G)p. 76
Diets (D)p. 80
Monocots (M)p. 518
Indexp. 607
Photo Creditsp. 625
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