Common Grasses of Florida and the Southeast

Common Grasses of Florida and the Southeast

If you've travelled the Deep South's highways in the fall, you know how gorgeous its grasses can be. This book describes over 100 species of native and naturalized grasses.

Author: Lewis L. Yarlett

Publisher: Great Outdoors Publishing Company

ISBN: 1885258054

Category: Gardening

Page: 167

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If you've travelled the Deep South's highways in the fall, you know how gorgeous its grasses can be. This book describes over 100 species of native and naturalized grasses. It discusses grasses in history, the origin of grass names, distinctions between grasses, sedges and rushes, and grass taxonomy and biology. Each species of grass is described, as well as its distribution, growth habit, and environmental significance. Has 96 color photographs, glossary, bibliography and index.
Categories: Gardening

Landscape Restoration Handbook Second Edition

Landscape Restoration Handbook  Second Edition

Florida Environmental P. O. Box 321 Palmetto , FL 34221 ( 941 ) -729-5015 Sales type : wholesale Stock type : herbaceous plants Native stock : 100 % Regional focus : southeast U.S. Services : landscaping , mitigation Comments : We ...

Author: Donald Harker

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 142004866X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 884

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Five years after the first edition of Landscape Restoration Handbook was published, its natural landscaping and ecological restoration techniques have become standard-and successful-practice throughout the nation. Now, the Landscape Restoration Handbook: Second Edition substantially widens the scope of the original work. Approximately 250 pages larger than the first edition, new and expanded chapters offer guidance on: Development of natural landscaping and ecological restoration programs Education, regional planning, and increased biological diversity Ecological communities species listings Scientific and common plant names associated with ecological communities Nurseries that propagate and sell native plants throughout the United States Naturalization has proven to be a "win-win" situation all around. Monetary costs that landowners are saving on maintenance and chemicals also translates to environmental benefits for the greater community. Landscape and golf course architects, urban planners, horticulturists, golf course superintendents and consultants have already put the Landscape Restoration Handbook to the test. Let the Second Edition bring you up-to-date on the numerous benefits of naturalization.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Selected Bibliography on Southern Range Management 1962 1967

Selected Bibliography on Southern Range Management  1962 1967

Plants of the Caloosa Experimental Range . USDA Forest Serv . Res . Pap . SE - 12 , 24 pp . Southeast . Forest Exp . Sta . , Asheville , N.C. Yarlett , L.L. 1965. Important native grasses for range conservation in Florida , USDA Soil ...

Author: Vinson Lamar Duvall

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951D02889372X

Category: Range management

Page: 34

View: 422

Categories: Range management

Common Herbaceous Plants of Southern Forest Range

Common Herbaceous Plants of Southern Forest Range

Common Herbaceous Plants of Southern Forest Range Harold E. Grelen and Ralph H. Hughes Harold E. Grelen is Range ... is Range Scientist ( retired ) , Southeastern Forest Experiment Station , Forest Service - USDA , Fort Myers , FL .

Author: Harold E. Grelen

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112104128746

Category: Grasses

Page: 147

View: 186

Categories: Grasses

Conservation Directory

Conservation Directory

RICHARD L. WEST , 2808 Rabbit Hill Rd . , Tallhassee , FL 32312 ; Phone : 904-386-6371 ; E - mail ... Butterfly Gardening with Florida's Native Plants ; Common Grasses of Florida and the Southeast ; Big Trees : The Florida Register ...

Author: National Wildlife Federation

Publisher: Lyons Press

ISBN: UOM:39015054007615

Category: Birds

Page: 544

View: 642

The Lyons Press is proud to present the forty-fifth annual edition of the National Wildlife Federation's "Conservation Directory" of U.S. and international organizations and agencies working to protect the environment -- the most vital resource of its kind. Included are: members of the United States Congress; government agencies; citizens' groups; educational institutions; databases, services, periodicals, and other directories; federally protected conservation areas; indexes; and more. This annual directory is essential for colleges and universities, libraries, environmental activists, students, outdoor writers, science editors, natural-resource agencies, those seeking employment in the field of conservation, researchers, and all individuals interested in wildlife and ecology.
Categories: Birds

Forest Service Research Paper SO

Forest Service Research Paper SO

Plants of the Caloosa Experimental Range . USDA Forest Serv . Res . Pap . SE - 12 , 24 pp . Southeast . Forest Exp . Sta . , Asheville , N.C. Yarlett , 1965 . . L.L. Important native grasses for range conservation in Florida .

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ISBN: CHI:31708688

Category: Forests and forestry

Page:

View: 415

Categories: Forests and forestry

Research Paper SO

Research Paper SO

Natural history , cytology , and isolating mechanisms of the native American lespedezas . ... Woody vines of the Southeastern States . ... Some important and associated native grasses on central and south Florida ranges .

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ISBN: UOM:39015001460305

Category: Forests and forestry

Page:

View: 122

Categories: Forests and forestry

Native Florida Plants

Native Florida Plants

Mangrove swamps on the south east coast of Florida were destroyed by the creation of a series of finger canals and islands in which the fill from canal dredging was deposited between the canals, creating higher land for expensive ...

Author: Robert G. Haehle

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing

ISBN: 9781589794801

Category: Gardening

Page: 360

View: 900

Many counties in Florida now require that new commercial landscapes contain a percentage of native plants. Native landscapes are easier to maintain, use less water and thrive without chemical pesticides and fertilizers. Native Florida Plants describes every type of regional flora—-from seaside foliage and wildflowers to grassy meadows, shrubs, vines, and aquatic gardens—-in 301 profiles and accompanying color photographs.
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U S Forest Service Research Paper SO

U S  Forest Service Research Paper SO

Important native grasses for range conservation in Florida . USDA Soil conserv . Serv . , 163 pp . Gainesville , Fla . Hilmon , 1964 . Plants of the Caloosa Experimental Range . USDA Forest Serv . Res . Pap . SE - 12 , 24 pp . Southeast ...

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ISBN: WISC:89041953688

Category: Forests and forestry

Page:

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Categories: Forests and forestry

The Shrubs and Woody Vines of Florida

The Shrubs and Woody Vines of Florida

Habitat Distribution and Competitive Neighborhoods of two Florida Palmettos . Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical ... Coastal Dune Plants : The Common Plants of Southeast Florida's Ocean - Side Communities . Boca Raton , FL : Gumbo Limbo ...

Author: Gil Nelson

Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc

ISBN: 1561641103

Category: Gardening

Page: 391

View: 708

Florida ranks third in the U.S. in the number of plants about 4,000 species that cover its landscape. Here at last is an easy-to-use field guide to them all, chock-full of line drawings and color photos. This book will be useful to professional botanists, landscape architects, and homeowners alike.
Categories: Gardening