By Lytton John Musselman,David A. Knepper
Buttonbush. Hercules’ membership. Panic Grass. Tearthumb. seashore Spurge. Sea Rocket. women’ Tresses. those identify a number of the wild and beautiful crops present in this fast reference advisor to vegetation of the Chesapeake Bay.
Written by way of wetland scientists with a long time of expertise within the Bay’s waterways, this advisor comprises targeted descriptions and lovely pictures of the crops most typically present in the Chesapeake Bay. Grasses, bushes, wildflowers, aquatic vegetation—if it grows within the tidal or nearshore areas of the Bay, likelihood is it really is during this ebook, the good points of which include
• over two hundred illustrations• info on greater than a hundred species of vegetation• transparent, available descriptions of every plant observed via close-up photos for speedy, actual identity• dialogue of the place to discover every one plant, how they reproduce, and the way people use them• easy-to-follow association by means of habitat
The guide’s brilliant textual content and pictures make the wide selection of vegetation alongside the waters, marshes, and seashores of the Chesapeake Bay effortless to spot and wondrous to behold. Its compact, moveable layout encourages naturalists, neighborhood citizens, boaters, researchers, and the curious-minded alike to throw the consultant of their pack and discover the botanical bounty of the Chesapeake Bay.