Trees of New York State: Native and Naturalized (Paperback)

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Leopold's botanical descriptions for each species include a summary of its key identification characteristics and extensive information on its leaves, flowers, fruit, winter characteristics, and bark. Additional material is provided on each tree's habit, habitat and range, and uses, including wood properties and value, landscaping, and restoration projects. Also provided are summer keys to each genus and numerous other aids to identifying these species. Line drawings depict the many fine diagnostic characteristics of each species. Of the 350 color photographs, those of bark should readily facilitate field identification of mature specimens of most tree species.

Color photos show the beautiful ornamental attributes that make so many native species excellent landscape choices. This book offers much to both the tree novice and the expert, casual and accomplished outdoor enthusiasts alike.

About the Author

Donald J. Leopold is Distinguished Teaching Professor at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780815611318
ISBN-10: 0815611315
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication Date: October 23rd, 2020
Pages: 336
Language: English
Series: New York State