By Great Plains Flora Association, William T. Barkley
Atlas of the vegetation of the nice Plains
xii, six hundred pp. An atlas that includes an inventory of 1000s of plant species within the American nice Plains quarter with maps of geographical distribution and frequency, with an inventory of rare taxa, and index.Keywords: PLANT BIOLOGY crops NATURE plant life nice PLAINS
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