Discover California Wildflowers
by Mary Ruth Casebeer
Illustrations by Peggy Edwards-Carkeet
This concise yet detailed field guide by two California Native
Plant Society members covers 48 widespread annual wildflowers in the order they bloom. Presented in clear, readable style, simple enough for school-age plant enthusiasts and other lay people, this is the first Golden State flower book to offer for each plant: geographic distribution, favored habitat, accurate description and illustration, unique pollinator relationships, origins of names, plus native and folk uses.
80 pages, 5" x 8", full-color cover, 40 color
illustrations, many pen-and-ink illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index, 1999.
Published by Hooker Press.
ISBN 0-9665463-0-X trade paper