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Flora of southern British Columbia and Vancouver Island

with many references to Alaska and northern species
  • 363 Pages
  • 2.49 MB
  • English
W.J. Gage , Toronto
Statementby Joseph Kaye Henry
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 363 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24431666M

Excerpt from Flora of Southern British Columbia, and Vancouver Island: With Many References to Alaska, and Northern Species The aim of this book is to give a brief description of the flowering plants, the ferns and their allies found in Southern British by: 3.

Covering the span of undergrowth to old-growth trees, over species of plant life are native to British temperate rain forests, coastal regions, mountainous zones, and an area of arid plateau are each adorned in differing styles.

Because of the geographic sprawl found in BC, there are vast differences found in every direction. Title. Flora of southern British Columbia and Vancouver Island: with many references to Alaska and northern species / By. Henry, Joseph Kaye.

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Our vision is to increase awareness and interest in herbal medicine knowledge, and its application. About the Book. A full-colour field guide for the curious amateur naturalist, traveller, or hiker who wishes to learn to identify flowering plants that may be encountered while in the outdoors of Coastal British Columbia and Vancouver Island during the usual blooming season.

Abstract. This flora, in eight volumes, keys, describes and illustrates all of the flowering plants and vascular non-flowering plants, both native and naturalized within the borders of British Columbia. In the 1st Edition, Hitchcock defined the northern boundary to include “an indefinite fringe of southern British Columbia.

We place the northern boundary loosely at the 51st parallel, coincident with the northern tip of Vancouver Island and including the majority of shrub-steppe habitats extending up the lower valleys of interior B.C.

from the Columbia Basin of Washington.

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