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2 edition of flora of the Adirondacks found in the catalog.

flora of the Adirondacks

George T. Stevens

flora of the Adirondacks

read before the Albany Institute, February, 1867

by George T. Stevens

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Published by Joel Munsell in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- New York (State)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Geo. T. Stevens.
      ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsYA 15632
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 p. ;
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL627480M
      LC Control Number96227973

      - Mostly perennials, a lot of deer resistant, some mosquito repelling and all hardy for our cold long weathers!. See more ideas about Plants, Perennials and Garden pins. Condition. GOOD: The book’s covers and spine are in good condition, showing very little sign of use or wear. There is some yellowing due to age, but otherwise, the pages are also in good condition. Description. Sporting a cloth spine and a full-color photo on the front cover, this volume is one of at least 27 in The American Wilderness series of books published by Time-Life in the .

      Contributions to a Flora of New York State, Checklist IV, Richard S. Mitchell, Editor. Bulletin No. New York State Museum, The University of the State of New York, The State Education Department, Albany, New York pp. Climbing In The Adirondacks - A Guide to Rock and Ice Routes in the Adirondack Park (, ) Written by Don Mellor, published by the Adirondack Mountain Club. Purchase this book. The Third Edition (red cover) is the definitive guide to Adirondack climbing.

      Flora and Fauna. The Adirondacks encompass a big, biologically diverse region, although past exploitation has threatened moose, beaver, Canadian lynx, and osprey populations, which are in the process of being restored. Climb aboard the open-air cars of the Adirondack Scenic Railroad for a ride through the forest and over rivers and bridges. Indoors, learn more about the . adding those species noted by Kudish in Adirondack Upland Flora () and by adding additional species the compiler knows to be present within the Park but for which voucher specimens may not exist. Note two things. First, only Hamilton and Essex counties fall totally within the boundaries of the Park, hence some ofFile Size: KB.


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