Download e-book for kindle: A guide to the wild flowers by Alice Lounsberry

By Alice Lounsberry

ISBN-10: 2963263333

ISBN-13: 9782963263333

Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1899. eco-friendly forums are stable - exhibit substantial shelfwear and soiling. backbone pale. textual content is fresh and unmarked. Pencil notation on entrance pastedown. prior owner's identify in ink on name web page. No DJ.

Show description

Read or Download A guide to the wild flowers PDF

Similar plants books

Download e-book for kindle: Plant Physiology (3rd Edition) by Lincoln Taiz, Eduardo Zeiger

With this 3rd version, the authors and individuals set a brand new typical for textbooks within the box by means of tailoring the learn of plant body structure to nearly each student—providing the fundamentals for introductory classes with no sacrificing the more difficult fabric sought through upper-division and graduate-level scholars.

Download PDF by Robert H. Mohlenbrock: Flowering plants: lilies to orchids

A continuation of “The Illustrated flowers of Illinois” sequence, this quantity good points Illinois flowering crops. This sequence is designed to supply a operating reference for the identity and class of all of the plant varieties present in the kingdom. This sequence is the 1st of its style, as no different research of this type has been undertaken in the other kingdom, and as such, is an extraordinary contribution to its box.

Botanical Inspirations - download pdf or read online

Tracey has additional a brand new size to straightforward outdated canvas work utilizing gesso, paste, and, glue. Peach and purple roses, lilies, orchids, purple and yellow apples, and different botanical delights flip traditional canvases into 3 dimensional masterpieces. contains step by step directions and styles.

Download e-book for kindle: Molecular Systematics of Plants by Michael T. Clegg, Gerard Zurawski (auth.), Pamela S. Soltis,

The applying of molecular recommendations is speedily remodeling the learn of plant systematics. The precision they provide allows researchers to categorise crops that experience no longer been topic to rigorous type ahead of and therefore lets them receive a clearer photo of evolutionary relationships. Plant Molecular Systematics is prepared either conceptually and phylogenetically to deal with the pursuits not just of common systematists, but in addition these of individuals drawn to a specific plant kin.

Additional resources for A guide to the wild flowers

Example text

T h e plant is a native of B r a z i l , and it is thought that i t was i n about 1 8 9 0 that i t was i n t r o d u c e d into F l o r i d a . It had been form e r l y c u l t i v a t e d i n n o r t h e r n greenhouses, as it had the potent c h a r m of beauty. So congenial to its tastes d i d it find the sunny shores of the St. J o h n s R i v e r and the y e l l o w i s h water that abounds i n h u m i d acid and o r g a n i c matter that it soon laid aside all the customs of a guest, and d e t e r m i n e d upon d a b b l i n g in the p o l i t i c a l economy a n d affairs of the c o u n t r y .

F I G . 3 4 . ) FIG. 44. FIG. 45. FIG. 46. L o b e d : when the incisions e x t e n d about half way to the m i d r i b ; and i n w h i c h case the leaf is spoken of as three l o b e d , five lobed, or a c c o r d i n g to the n u m b e r of lobes f o r m e d . ( F I G . 4*0 Cleft : when the incisions reach more than half way to the midrib. ( F I G . 4 3 . ) D i v i d e d : when the incisions extend to the m i d r i b . C o m p o u n d L e a v e s have the blade split into separate parts, the little blades f o r m i n g leaflets.

T h e s t i g m a t h a t was enclosed i n the keel is k n o c k e d out, a n d the p o l l e n grains that were already on the style f r o m e a r l y - m a t u r i n g anthers are d r o p p e d upon the bee's back. L i t t l e suspecting the t r i c k that has been played upon h i m , he saunters off to another member of the family, as he is again a l l u r e d by the i r r e g u l a r c o r o l l a a n d the p u r p l i s h pink that is his f a v o u r i t e c o l o u r . A s before, he k n o c k s about for a seat and pushes out the stigma, w h i c h then greedily receives the pollen w i t h w h i c h his back is covered f r o m his last v i s i t .

Download PDF sample

A guide to the wild flowers by Alice Lounsberry

by Paul

Rated 4.06 of 5 – based on 18 votes