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100 Roadside Wildflowers

By Western National Parks Association 911408738

In the Southwest, a parade of flowers can surprise you with their astonishing color and quantity. Blooms of red, yellow, pink, purple, and orange populate the woodlands. This book focuses on species you're most likely to see and helps you quickly identify them.

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All About Saguaros

By Carle Hodge 0916179605

Find out all you ever need to know about these majestic giants of the Sonoran Desert. 1991, 64 pp.

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Cactus of Arizona Field Guide

By Nora Bowers, Rick Bowers, Stan Tekiela 9781591930686

Learn about and identify cactus in Arizona! Full-page photos and descriptions make this the best guide to Arizona's cacti. 236pp, 2008

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Candy: Prickly Pear Box 8.5 oz

By Cheris Desert Harvest PPB8502

15 pieces of Prickly Pear candy packaged in a colorful box suitable for gift giving. No refrigeration is needed. (8.5-ounces, 15 pieces of candy).

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Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest

By Delena Tull 292748279

All around us there are wild plants useful for food, medicine, and clothing, but most of us don't know how to identify or use them. This book includes recipes for foods, wild teas and spices, wild plant dyes and many more uses.

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Falcon Field Guide: Edible Wild Plants

By Todd Telander 762774210

Edible Wild Plants is a field guide to the 90 most common and sought-after species in North America. Conveniently sized to fit in your pocket and featuring full-color, detailed illustrations, this informative guide makes it easy to identify plants in your backyard, favorite parks, and wildlife areas.

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Flowers Of The Southwest Deserts

By Natt N. Dodge 0911408657

Detailed drawings and thoroughly presented information combine to make this guide to common floral species an invaluable trailside companion. Flowers are color-coded for easy identification. 1988.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Saguaro

By Janice Emily Bowers 9781583690390

How tall is a saguaro? How old are they? How do you pronounce SAGUARO? The answers to these and dozens of other questions about this iconic Sonoran Desert giant can be found in this lavishly illustrated full-color book. Noted botanist and author Janice Emily Bowers explains the importance of the saguaro, its place in the desert ecosystem and significance to native culture. 20pp

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Guide to Plants of the Northern Chihuahuan Desert

By Carolyn Dodson 9780826350213

Each illustrated profile in this guide includes the plant's common and Latin name and a brief description, as well as its role in human history, its relationship to the surrounding flora and fauna, medicinal uses, nutritional value, habitat, toxicity, and other interesting facts. 208pp, 2012

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Land of Enchantment Wildflowers: A Guide to the Plants of New Mexico

By Willa F. Finley, LaShara J. Nieland 896728226

Willa Finley and LaShara Nieland, authors of a previous field guide of Texas plants, Lone Star Wildflowers, traveled throughout New Mexico and photographed approximately 200 commonly encountered plants in all stages of growth from spring through fall. They also visited with Native Americans to learn the extensive practical ways in which they and their ancestors have used the flora. The research is presented in a colorful, well-organized format, using easily understood language appealing to wildflower enthusiasts of all levels of experience. 2013

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Medicinal Plants of the American Southwest

By Charles W. Kane 977133376

Inside this essential resource you will find medicinal uses for over 160 southwestern plants. Also historical, traditional and modern applications along with english, spanish and scientific names of plants.

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Medicinal Plants Of The Desert & Canyon West

By Michael Moore 0890131821

Find out which plants that grow in the canyons and desert country of the west have medicinal uses and which ones will kill you dead. 1989, 184 pp.

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Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West - Revised

By Michael Moore 0890134545

Boy, how Topsy grew! From his orginal chapbook to this massive tome, Michael Moore (no, not <i> that</i> Michael Moore) has been THE expert on all the healthy uses of whatever grows in them thar hills. He`s up to 350 pages PLUS some color plates as of this 2003 expansion.

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Mountain Trees of Southern Arizona

By Frank S. Rose 9781886679474

A unique guide to our amazing native trees, this book features common and notable trees growing at 4,500 feet or more in the Sky Islands of southern Arizona. Unlike field guides of the past, it uses the same approach as Frank Rose's heralded Mountain Wildflowers of Southern Arizona, providing not only a large image of each tree, but several smaller images of their components--such as bark, fruit, flowers or cones in various stages of development, as well as occasional photos of animals that find resources in those trees.

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Mountain Wildflowers of Southern Arizona

By Frank S. Rose 9781886679429

This definitive full-color field guide features images and notes on more than 370 species of southern Arizona's flowering plants growing at 4,500 feet and above. In addition to photographs of each plant as a whole (or a representative section), this guide provides individual images of a flower, fruit, and leaf of each species, allowing readers to easily distinguish between similar species. 201pp, 2011

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Mountain Wildflowers of the Southern Rockies

By Carolyn Dodson & William W. Dunmire 9780826342447

More than a field guide, this offers botanical, natural history, and cultural essays that present useful and fascinating facts about seventy-five species of wildflowers, including strategies for survival, plant evolution, origins of common and scientific plants names, family characteristics, and their roles in human history. 192pp, 2007

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My Nana's Remedies / Los remedios de mi nana

By Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford 9781886679191

In this children's book a warm and loving grandmother prepares a variety of traditional remedies for her young granddaughter, remedies to treat everything from an upset stomach to being frightened at night. The text is accompanied by the vibrant and captivating art of Edna San Miguel. Includes a section on common native medicinal plants of the region, prepared by ethnobotanist Ana Lilia Reina. 32pp, 2002

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Pocket Naturalist: Edible Wild Plants

By James Kavanaugh 1583551271

A light and easy guide to the most common - and tasty - species of North American plants that won`t give you a tummy-ache. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 2012, fold-out guide

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Pocket Naturalist: Invasive Plants

By James Kavanaugh 95158355206-5

Illegal immigrants! Space aliens! And now THIS! Yep, non-native plants are sneaking into Western states too, and they are a REAL problem, so grab this nifty pocket guide and check those weeds in your yard or pasture against the dozens of color illustrations herein. If you think you have a nasty growing in your garden, do not approach the miscreant - contact your local ag agent or friendly BLM range guy or gal.

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Pocket Naturalist: Mushrooms

By James Kavanaugh 158355182-4

This handy and handsomely-illustrated pocket-sized guide shows twelve panels of the common mushrooms found in North America. Those little black skulls next to some of them indicate that you should NOT try cooking them without further consultation.

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