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Wildland shrubs of the United States and its Territories: thamnic descriptions: volume 1


Francis, John K. ed. 2004. Wildland shrubs of the United States and its Territories: thamnic descriptions: volume 1. Gen. Tech. Rep. IITF-GTR-26. San Juan, PR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, International Institute of Tropical Forestry, and Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 830 p.

A discussion of the general characteristics of shrubs as a life form and their distribution within the United States is followed by 311 short monographs containing general descriptions, ranges, ecology, reproductive habits, growth and management, and benefits to humans, animals, and the environment.

Keywords: Asteraceae, Rosaceae, Fabaceae, Cactaceae, woody plants, hardwoods, shrubs, perennials


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Title: RMRS Other Publications: Wildland shrubs of the United States and its Territories: thamnic descriptions: volume 1
Electronic Publish Date: April 12, 2007
Last Update:
April 21, 2011

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