Wildflowers of New England

Author: Ted Elliman

Publisher: Timber Press


Category: Nature

Page: 448

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Wildflowers of New England is for hikers, naturalists, gardeners, and anyone wishing to learn more about the region’s diverse wildflowers, or just wanting to know the answer to "What’s that plant?" Ted Elliman, a plant ecologist for the New England Wild Flower Society, describes and illustrates more than 1,000 species commonly found in all six New England states, including annuals, perennials, and biennials, both native and naturalized. This helpful field guide uses a logical and convenient identification key based on flower color, petal arrangement, and leaf characteristics. One thousand color photographs help to confirm that you’ve got the right plant. The introduction includes an explanation of plant parts and information on plant names.

Climbing New Hampshire's 48 4,000 Footers

From Casual Hikes to Challenging Ascents

Author: Eli Burakian

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

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Taking on one of New Hampshire’s 48 4,000 footers is becoming a pilgrimage for New Hampshire residents and its visitors. While more people than ever are hiking them, there’s still a dearth of good information about each mountain and its surrounding areas. Climbing New Hampshire’s 48 4,000 Footers fills that gap by informing adventurers—from the freshly-booted novice to the grizzled mountaineer—about each of New Hampshire’s 48 iconic mountains that top out at over 4,000 feet. Look inside to find: Multiple routes up each mountain National Geographic maps GPS coordinates Full-color photography

America's Natural Places

East and Northeast

Author: Donelle Nicole Dreese

Publisher: ABC-CLIO


Category: Nature

Page: 195

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From Maine's Acadia National Park to Kentucky's Natural Bridge State Park Nature Preserve, this volume provides a snapshot of the most spectacular and important natural places in the East and Northeast. * Illustrations depict 50 of the most treasured landscapes in the East and Northeast


Author: Benjamin Lincoln Robinson



Category: Botany


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