4 edition of Desert wild flowers found in the catalog.
Desert wild flowers
Edmund Carroll Jaeger
|Statement||by Edmund C. Jaeger.|
|LC Classifications||QK938.D4 J23 1941|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 322 p.|
|Number of Pages||322|
|LC Control Number||41022485|
The identification tool is intended to help hobbiests identify wildflowers based on easily observable characteristics. The database is searched for flowers that have ALL of the characteristics that you selected, so leave the "search all" option selected for any information that your're not sure of. Picacho Peak State Park. Picacho Peak is arguably one of the best spots to see blooming wildflowers and cactus in Arizona, with bushels of incredible golden blooms throughout the park. The desert wildflowers here offer a unique and beautiful contrast to the green and brown hues of this Sonoran Desert destination.
Most of the showy desert wildflowers are annuals, also referred to as ephemerals because they are short-lived. Oddly enough, this limited lifespan ensures survival here. Rather than struggle to stay alive during the desert’s most extreme conditions, annual wildflowers lie dormant as seeds. When enough rain finally does fall, the seeds quickly. Detailed, accurate drawings of 44 familiar blooms: fringed gentian, lady slipper, ivy-leaved morning glory, yellow iris, globe thistle, wild calla, desert marigold, many more. Captions give flower's height, coloring, common and botanical names, other information. Excellent source of royalty-free illustrations for artists and craftspeople. Color illustrations on covers.
This site features photographs and descriptions of different southeastern Arizona wildflower and plant species, primarily those of the Sonoran Desert and the areas surrounding the city of Tucson in Pima County.. Southeastern Arizona has an unusually wide variety of plants due to its climate, varied topography, variety of habitats, and its location in the biologically diverse Sonoran Desert. In March, millions of flowers spring into bloom in the Southern California desert parks, most notably in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, carpeting the desert floor in all kinds of colors, from white and yellow to purple and blue. These Anza-Borrego Desert State Park wildflowers are a fascinating sight to see, attracting huge crowds of campers and day visitors.
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Brittlebush, the little sunflowers of the Arizona desert. The grand-daddy of Sonoran Desert wildflowers. For most desert flowers, to see fields of them, you must travel to very specific locations.
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This lonely flower was growing out in the desert in a flat area. It is the Glandular Cape Marigold. Or African Daisey. What a beautiful flower to find out in the desert. These African plants are often found in wild flower mixes and have become naturalized here in the desert.
These lilies are a desert surprise. Until they bloom, all you see are crinkled gray-green leaves hugging the desert floor. In bloom, several trumpet-shaped flowers burst from a Author: Mary Forgione. Desert Wild Flowers and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Desert Wild Flowers by Jaeger, Edmund - AbeBooks Passion for books.BOOK STORE: Wildflowers: Wildflower Survival.
Desert plants are resilient and their adaptations for surviving desert conditions are diverse and amazing. A key to plant survival is is the ability to reproduce.
The reproduction of most annual and perennial species is dependant on the power attraction to the flower.Genre/Form: Field guides Identification: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Desert wildflowers. Tucson, Ariz.: The Society, © (OCoLC)