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Plants of Vancouver and the Lower Mainland
A wonderful little book to have handy when you are wanting to identify a plant. It's pocket sized so will fit into a backpack or pocket.

This is a book of native plants - each title includes one to four photographs, showing leaf shape and flower. Each plant has a fact sheet and short description, entries on habitat, native use and the best places for find it.

Collin Varner is head of the Department of Arboriculture at UBC in Vancouver and a keen hiker, photographer and illustrator.


Author : Collin Varner
ISBN : 1-55192-479-x
Publisher : Raincoast Books
Sugg. Retail Price : $19.95
Available in Softcover
Number of Pages : 160

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