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The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California

The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780520082557
ISBN 10: 520082559
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 1993-04-23
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 1424
List Price: $115.00

"More information is packed into one volume that will be useful to a wider audience than any other manual of this kind yet published in the history of botany."—David L. Magney, The California Native Plant Society

"A single work . . . simultaneously accessible to dedicated beginners and indispensable to professional botanists. . . . For the first time in one volume a user-friendly flora of the exceedingly diverse higher plants of California."—Mildred E. Mathias, editor of Flowering Plants in the Landscape

"Allows amateurs and professionals alike to easily and accurately identify plant species. . . . A product that will contribute in a major way to the preservation of California's unique floral resource. Our gratitude and congratulations for a job well done."—Phyllis Faber, Editor, Fremontia

"Sets new standards for excellence . . . and picks up beautifully on the contemporary idea that botanical work should be fully accessible to the general public as well as to scientists."—Peter H. Raven, Missouri Botanical Garden

"Precise and accurate, a masterpiece of clarity and succinctness."—G. Ledyard Stebbins, University of California, Davis