Trees Of Texas Field Guide

Author: Stan Tekiela
Publisher: Adventure Publications
ISBN: 9781591932154
Size: 47.64 MB
Format: PDF
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Trees are all around, but how much do you know about them? With this handy field guide, you can make tree identification simple, informative and productive. Learn about 180 Texas trees, organized in the book by leaf type and attachment. Fact-filled information contains the information you want to know, while full-page photos provide the visual detail needed for accurate identification. Trees are fascinating and wonderful, and this is the perfect introduction to them.

Trees Of Texas

Author: Carmine A. Stahl
Publisher: Texas A & M University Press
ISBN: 9781585442423
Size: 41.85 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Organized by leaf shape, looks at more than two hundred species, both native and naturalized, presenting the formal Latin name, popular name, types of leaves, typical full height, family, and where it can be found in Texas.

National Geographic Field Guide To The Trees Of North America

Author: Keith Rushforth
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9780792253105
Size: 11.67 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Features more than one thousand annotated illustrations of North American trees and their foliage, seeds, and buds, and provides information on habitat, climate, and species traits and history.

Trees Of East Texas

Author: Robert A. Vines
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 147730696X
Size: 54.78 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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This comprehensive and compact field guide covers the richest plant-life region in the state—the Upper Gulf Coast Prairie, the Post Oak Savannah, and the Pineywoods of east Texas. Eastern, northern, Gulf coast, and western Texas trees occur together in the Big Thicket area of the Pineywoods, where abundant rainfall and mild temperatures also make possible much tropical growth. Trees of East Texas is drawn from Robert A. Vines' monumental Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of the Southwest (University of Texas Press, 1960). Without sacrificing the essential detail of the original work, this guide has been designed to travel info the field for on-the-spot identification. Meant to be carried and consulted, Trees of East Texas is conveniently organized, and virtually every description is accompanied by a finely executed illustration. This book contains new and updated information, and every native and naturalized tree in the area is identified. In addition to the technical descriptions, the author provides, in his "Remarks" sections, common names and fascinating bits of history and lore on each tree cited.

A Field Guide To Texas Trees

Author: Benny J. Simpson
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
ISBN: 1461661919
Size: 31.57 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This guide helps you sort out thsi Texas greenery that, in sheer loveliness, is second to none. This descriptive handbook helps you identify the more than 220 trees considered to be native to Texas, plus the 30 speices that have become naturalized.

Lone Star Field Guide To Wildflowers Trees And Shrubs Of Texas

Author: Delena Tull
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
ISBN: 1461623561
Size: 49.97 MB
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With the Rocky Mountains to the west, the Great Plains to the North, the Chihuahan Desert to the south and the Gulf of Mexico to the east, Texas lies at the biological crossroads of North America. More than 5,000 flowering plants, from tiny herbs to towering trees, grow in these vast and diverse habitats. This book describes more than 600 species of the most common Texas wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and cacti in a well-illustrated, easy-to-use format. With over 400 color photographs, drawings, identification keys, and range maps for each species, the book uses a step-by-step process to easily identify major plant features. (Wildflowers, for example, are arranged by color for easy identification.) Essentially three books in one, this handy guide will be invaluable for weekend naturalists, gardeners, and nature lovers in general.

Trees Of Central Texas

Author: Quick Reference Publishing
Publisher: Quick Reference Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780982490525
Size: 79.27 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A back-pocket, portable, yet comprehensive field guide to the many trees native to the Central Texas region. Includes gorgeous, detailed, full-color illustrations of the tree shapes, leaves, fruits, and flowers?the distinguishing features of 54 species of native trees. Categorized by size?with a special sections for Oaks. Also includes a section on tree growth and anatomy, as well as the leaf shapes, fruits, seeds, nuts, cones, or pods that will enable you to confidently identify the many native trees you'll encounter on the meadows, hills, trails, and roadsides of the area. Made in Texas

Trees Of Central Texas

Author: Robert A. Vines
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292793308
Size: 69.87 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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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 on the south and east, the Pecos River on the west, and the Texas Plains and the Llano Uplift on the north. From the hardy oaks and rugged mesquites to the graceful willows, cottonwoods, and pecans, the tree life of Central Texas varies as much as the vast and changing land that hosts it. Full descriptions and superb illustrations of all the native and naturalized trees of the region as well as fascinating bits of history and lore make this an essential guide to the wealth of tree life in Central Texas. Drawn from Robert A. Vines' monumental Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of the Southwest (University of Texas Press), Trees of Central Texas combines the essential detail of the larger work with the ease and convenience of a field guide.

Peterson First Guide To Trees

Author: George A. Petrides
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395911839
Size: 60.67 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Offers the beginning naturalist a survey of 243 common trees from across the United States and Canada, grouped into six categories according to leaf type and arrangement