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Plant Life of Kentucky

An Illustrated Guide to the Vascular Flora

Ronald L. Jones


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Plant Life of Kentucky is the first comprehensive guide to all the ferns, flowering herbs, and woody plants of the state. This long-awaited work provides identification keys for Kentucky's 2,600 native and naturalized vascular plants, with notes on wildlife/human uses, poisonous plants, and medicinal herbs. The common name, flowering period, habitat, distribution, rarity, and wetland status are given for each species, and about 80 percent are illustrated with line drawings. The inclusion of 250.

University Press of Kentucky, 9780813123318, 834pp.

Publication Date: March 25, 2005