The Field Guide to Sedges of the Pacific Northwest, Second Edition
432 pages, 6 x 9
More than 650 colour photos
Release Date:01 Apr 2014

The Field Guide to Sedges of the Pacific Northwest, Second Edition

Oregon State University Press

This updated and revised edition of Field Guide to the Sedges ofthe Pacific Northwest is an illustrated guide to all 169 species,subspecies, and varieties in the genus Carex that grow in thewild in Washington and Oregon (most of which are found throughout thePacific Northwest and California). The second edition includes eightadditional species, an improved identification key, updatednomenclature and taxonomy, revised range maps, and improvedillustrations. An invaluable resource for botanists, land managers,restoration ecologists, and plant enthusiasts, Field Guideincludes full-colour photographs, line drawings, a glossary, keys, anda robust index. 

RELATED TOPICS: Botany, Nature

The Carex Working Group is made up ofOregon botanists fascinated by sedges, grasses, willows, and otherdifficult-to-identify plant groups. In addition to writing about andphotographing sedges, CWG teaches plant identification workshops;completes botanical inventories, rare plant surveys, and naturalresource planning projects; and conducts taxonomic research on plantsof the western United States.

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