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Tallgrass prairie wildflowers

a Falcon field guide

by Douglas M. Ladd

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Falcon Press in Helena, Mont .
Written in

    Places:
  • Middle West
    • Subjects:
    • Wild flowers -- Middle West -- Identification.,
    • Wild flowers -- Middle West -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtext by Doug Ladd ; photos by Frank Oberle and others.
      ContributionsOberle, Frank., Nature Conservancy (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK128 .L33 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination262 p. :
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1275414M
      ISBN 100585349010, 1560442999
      LC Control Number95006990

      Settlers crossing the tallgrass prairie in the early s were greeted by a seemingly endless landscape of wildflowers and grasses, one of the most diverse ecosystems on our planet. Today, although the tallgrass prairie has been reduced to a tiny percentage of its former expanse, people are working to restore and reconstruct prairie communities. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Doug Ladd books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.


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