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Ferns of Alabama

John W. Short

Ferns of Alabama

by John W. Short

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa, Ala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Identification,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Ferns

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn W. Short and Daniel D. Spaulding ; with drawings by Marion Montgomery, Sue Blackshear, and John W. Short and photographs by T. Wayne Barger ... [et al.].
    SeriesGosse nature guides, Gosse nature guides
    ContributionsSpaulding, Daniel D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK525.5.A4 S56 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25197743M
    ISBN 109780817356477
    LC Control Number2012000990

    Ferns include nea species within a unique category of plants that do not reproduce by seeds produced by flowers that pollinate (sexual reproduction), as do virtually all other plant species. Instead, ferns propagate via spores, which are reproductive units that look like small dots on the undersides of the fronds. Fern plants can drop millions of spores onto the ground, but . personal communication), where it competes in the understory with rare native ferns, such as the state-listed threatened species, T. heracleifolia. Thought by some to be of uncertain origin (G. Gann, Institute for Regional Conservation, personal commu-nication) or possibly native (Lucansky, University of Florida, personal communica-File Size: KB.

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Ferns of Alabama by John W. Short Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ferns of Alabama is a beautiful, full-color guidebook to the great variety of ferns and fern allies that populate Alabama woods, stream banks, prairies, glades, roadsides, and trails.

Along with the ecologically similar but genetically unrelated horsetails, clubmosses, and quillworts, ferns are nonflowering vascular plants of ancient lineages that date back to the Devonian era.5/5(3). A much-needed field guide to the more than species of ferns and fern allies occurring naturally in the state, Ferns of Alabama provides yet another window into Alabamas amazing biodiversity.

Ferns of Alabama is a beautiful, full-color guidebook to the great variety of ferns and fern allies that populate Alabama woods, stream banks, prairies, glades, roadsides, and/5. Alabama is the ninth most floristically diverse state in the United States with over species of native lycopytes, pteridophytes, gymnosperms, and flowering plants, The flora of Alabama contains over taxa when native and naturalized species are considered.

The Alabama Plant Atlas provides a source of information for each species. Ferns of Alabama is a beautiful, full-color guidebook to the great variety of ferns and fern allies that populate Alabama woods, stream banks, prairies, glades, roadsides, and trails.

Along with the ecologically similar but genetically unrelated horsetails, clubmosses, and quillworts, ferns are nonflowering vascular plants of ancient lineages that date back to the Devonian era.

A much-needed field guide to the more than species of ferns and fern allies occurring naturally in the state, Ferns of Alabama provides yet another window into Alabama's amazing biodiversity. Ferns of Alabama is a beautiful, full-colour guidebook to the great variety of ferns and fern allies that populate Alabama woods, stream banks.

Ferns of Alabama is a beautiful, full-color guidebook to the more than species of ferns and fern allies occurring naturally in the state.

Ferns populate Alabama woods. A much-needed field guide to the more than species of ferns and fern allies occurring naturally in the state, Ferns of Alabama provides yet another window into Alabama’s amazing biodiversity. Ferns of Alabama is a beautiful, full-color guidebook to the great variety of ferns and fern allies that populate Alabama woods, stream banks, prairies, glades, roadsides, and trails.

OCLC Number: Notes: Published in under title: Ferns of Alabama and fern allies. Description: xxiv, pages illustrations 23 cm: Responsibility. This is an excellent guide for identifying ferns in the state of Alabama. The last book on the subject was published back in the s and as the authors note, it contained some errors.

Introductory chapters discuss the varied geography of the state, extending from the Appalachian foothills in the northeastern edge of the state to the coastal 5/5(3). Moore Fern - Blackstone Dr, Semmes, Alabama - Rated 5 based on 3 Reviews "They have the healthiest & prettiest ferns around prices are good."5/5(3).

Fern Ridge Farms is a small specialty nursery located in northeast Alabama, between Cedar Bluff and Centre, Alabama. We are primarily a retail operation, but do sale wholesale on a limited basis.

My 20 years of experience in landscaping, lawn maintenance and the nursery industry has evolved into a greenhouse business specializing in hardy. The Book of Choice Ferns: For the Garden, Conservatory, and Stove: Describing and Giving Explicit Cultural Directions for the Best and Most Striking Ferns and Selaginellas in Cultivation.

Illustrated with Coloured Plates and Numerous Wood Engravings, Sp (Hardcover) by. Ferns are defined as vascular plants that reproduce by spores instead of seeds. Fern allies include clubmosses, spikemosses, quillworts, and horsetails. Alabama is known as an abundant source for these plant varieties (over species are included in this book) with many discovered here and nowhere else.

The book consists of five sections. the encyclopedia of alabama Welcome to your free, online resource on Alabama history, culture, geography, and natural environment.

This site offers articles on Alabama's famous people, historic events, sports, art, literature, industry, government, plant and animal life, agriculture, recreation, and so much more.

Featured ferns, plants and Gardens. hardy garden ferns. Beautiful Wood Fern(Dryopteris pulcherrima) Evergreen and very hardy. tropical ferns. A unique fern that grows into a tree. perennials. We do love our Red Hot Pokers. eleanor’s Garden. A peaceful rest in a. Buy Ferns of Alabama (): NHBS - John W Short, Daniel D Spaulding, University of Alabama Press.

Joshua A. Ferns was born on Saturday, Octo and passed away on Saturday, Ap Joshua A. Ferns was a resident of North Attleboro, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

Guest BookBorn: Prices Whorton Greenhouses is able to bring you below wholesale prices because they have low overhead and don't have the price markups you might find with other fern dealers.

Pricing details as of July are as follows. This book gives the reader an introduction to the reasons for the variety of ferns in the British Isles, as well as the history of their development within this landscape and their use by man.

Taking each major habitat, Dr Page details which species of ferns are most likely to be encountered and why. Brown Farms, New Market, Alabama. 12, likes 2, talking about this 4, were here. We are family owned farm established in in New Market, AL.

We farm cotton, beans, wheat, /5(60). Nature 14 matches Page E Book () $ d: Ferns of Alabama. John W. Short and Daniel D. Spaulding. Quality Paper () $ t: Fishing for Gold. Karni R. Perez. Quality Paper () Although Dean was a self-taught botanist, her book is still considered an essential reference for field botanists in Alabama.

Inshe published Let's Learn the Ferns of Alabama (later reprinted as Ferns of Alabama), for which she again collected from every county. Enthusiastic friends helped Dean with her publishing costs.With this new book, William Cullina completes his three-book series on native plants. Like Wildflowers and Native Trees, Shrubs and Vines, Native Ferns, Moss and Grasses combines encyclopedic information about North American species with specific instructions on how to grow and propagate them, all written in a fresh and entertaining style.4/5(1).