INTRODUCTION TO CALIFORNIA SOILS AND PLANTS
Serpentine, Vernal Pools, and Other Geobotanical Wonders
by Arthur R. Kruckeberg
2006, 296 pages, 134 outstanding color photos, b/w photos & drawings, maps, tables. Take a virtual tour of California’s incredibly diverse flora, bringing life to the equally diverse geology underneath. Carnivorous pitcher plants and pygmy conifers are examples of the state’s many amazing endemic plant species unique to particular locales. California boasts an abundance of endemic plants precisely because it also boasts the richest geologic diversity of any place in North America, perhaps in the world. This guide covers a wide range of unique geological locations and plants, with trip itineraries for viewing the state’s geobotanical wonders. A California Natural History Guide; paperback; 4-1/2 x 7-1/4″.
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