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Shrubs of West Virginia.

Nelle Ammons

Shrubs of West Virginia.

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Published by West Virginia University in [Morgantown] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 115-116.

SeriesContribution from the Herbarium of West Virginia University -- no. 55
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 127 p. illus., map.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16906085M

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Common Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of Virginia Identification Guide How to Use This Book This book describes the most common native shrubs and woody vines found in Virginia.

Woody plants are those that develop hard tissue, especially in their stems, and they have parts surviving above ground for multiple years. A shrub is usually. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "First published by West Virginia University, "--Title page verso.

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Earl L. Core and Nell P. Ammons, both West Virginia University Professors of distinction, originally published this book with The Boxwood Press in Cited by: 6. 6 WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Plant identification involves carefully observing patterns in the many characteristics that define each plant species.

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The West Virginia Division of Forestry has maintained a registry of the state’s largest trees sincewhen a contest was held as part of the state’s Centennial celebration. Over the years, the Big Tree Register has expanded from 37 species to According to the Virginia Cooperative Extension, operated by Virginia Tech and Virginia State University, there are more than 60 different kinds of shrubs in North America with varying pruning requirements, timelines, and necessities.

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