Redbud Chapter, California Native Plant Society
From the Great Valley grasslands to the rocky mountain peaks, northern Sierra Nevada wildflowers enchant all who stop to enjoy these gifts of nature. This versatile new guide describes 520 species of wildflowers found in Nevada and Placer Counties, illustrating the plants and their diverse habitats with over 600 color photographs. Useful well beyond this two-county region, the area’s complete plant checklist includes 38 percent of the plants known to grow wild in California. Casual wanderers and avid botanists will appreciate the thorough plant descriptions, organization by plant families, Native American uses, and tips on places to see wildflowers.
2007 Redbud Chapter and CNPS Press
480 pp. 5.5” x 8.5”; checklist, references, glossary, extensive index
ISBN 978-0-943460-48-2 Softcover