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Great books for the naturalist or plant lover in your family written by Dr. Charles M. Allen. These cover herbaceous and woody plants of Louisiana and adjoining states as well as edible plants of the Gulf South.
     

    Edible Plants of the Gulf South

    Charles M. Allen, PhD, Andrew W. Allen, B.S., and Harry H. Winters, M.D.

    Did you know that the Native American Indians harvested and ate over 200 species of native plants? 'Edible Plants of the Gulf South' provides a window into the culinary uses of many of the plants that grow in our forests and back yards that have long been forgotten. This easy to read reference is a must read for the organic chef, naturalists, and survival buffs! Bon appetit! Written by Dr. Charles M. Allen, PhD, Andrew W. Allen, B.S, Dr. Harry Winters, M.D. Item# 9552

    Grows To: 2005
    Outdoor Light: 291

    Grasses of Louisiana

    Charles M. Allen, PhD, Dawn Allen Newman, M.S., and Harry H. Winters, M.D.

    This is an in depth look into the native and introduced grasses of Louisiana and much of the Gulf South. Providing in depth keys for identification, parishes that they have been found in, detailed line drawings, and typical growing areas. This detailed reference is a must have for any serious student of the Poaceae or anyone interested in native plant species. Written by Dr. Charles M. Allen, Dr. Harry Winters, Dawn Allen Newman, M.S. Item# 9552

    Grows To: 2004
    Outdoor Light: 374

    Louisiana Wildflower Guide

    Charles M. Allen, Kenneth A. Wilson, Harry H. Winters

    An excellent guide to the wildflowers of Louisiana from the guy who knows the Louisiana flora like few others. Well written with excellent information and loads of beautiful color photos. This is a must for anyone who appreciates the beautiful wildflowers that grace Louisiana and neighboring areas. Written by Dr. Charles M. Allen, Ken Wilson, and Dr. Harry Winters. M.S.  Photography by Ken Wilson. Item #9721.

    Grows To: 2010
    Outdoor Light: 246

    Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of Louisiana

    Charles M. Allen, PhD, Dawn Allen Newman, M.S., and Harry H. Winters, M.D.

    An in depth look at the woody plants that can be found growing across Louisiana as well as much of the Gulf South and beyond. This reference provides detailed information for identification, growing regions, and much more. Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of Louisiana is a book that should be on anyone's shelf who appreciates native plants as well as botanists and taxonomists! Item# 9543.

    Grows To: 2002
    Outdoor Light: 333

    Edible Plants of the Gulf South

    Charles M. Allen, PhD, Andrew W. Allen, B.S., and Harry H. Winters, M.D.

    Did you know that the Native American Indians harvested and ate over 200 species of native plants? 'Edible Plants of the Gulf South' provides a window into the culinary uses of many of the plants that grow in our forests and back yards that have long been forgotten. This easy to read reference is a must read for the organic chef, naturalists, and survival buffs! Bon appetit! Written by Dr. Charles M. Allen, PhD, Andrew W. Allen, B.S, Dr. Harry Winters, M.D. Item# 9552

    Grows To: 2005
    Outdoor Light: 291
       

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