The marshlands along the Gulf and Atlantic coasts are some of the most beautiful and ecologically important areas in the world. This reference book includes more than 400 plants of special interest to students, hunters, fishermen, trappers, and ecologists. Each entry includes a sketch of the plant, where it can be found, Latin and common names, identifying characteristics, and scientific information. Selected plants are illustrated in full-color photographs.Plant identification can be greatly facilitated by knowing some basic information about plant parts or plant structures. This section provides labelled illustrations and diagrams of flowers and leaves along with some descriptive material. Since Black or Needle Rush (Juncus ... may serve as reference material. FLOWERS ( DIAGRAMS) stigma style petal petals (corolla) sepal sepals (calyx) 18 Plant Taxonomy.
|Title||:||Tidal marsh plants|
|Author||:||Lionel N. Eleuterius|
|Publisher||:||Pelican Publishing Company Incorporated - 1990|