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Common backyard weeds of the upper Midwest / by Teresa Marrone.

Marrone, Teresa. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch PLANTS Marrone (Text) 37516002031894 Adult New Book Shelf Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781591937326
  • ISBN: 1591937329
  • Physical Description: 215 pages : color illustrations, photographs ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Minnesota : Adventure Publications, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes a bibliography and an index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Creeping and low-growing weeds -- Upright broadleaf weeds -- Vining weeds -- Grasslike weeds.
Summary, etc.: Hundreds of full-color photos with easy-to-understand text provides a resource for learning about more than 150 species of weeds. Details weeds that are toxic, edible or otherwise interesting found in the Upper Midwest, including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The species (from Dandelion to Purslane) are organized by type, then by flower color, so you can identify them by their visual characteristics. Learn about how each weed spreads, how to control it and its possible beneficial uses. The information, presented by expert forager Teresa Marrone, is perfect for beginners but also useful for more experienced home gardeners.
Subject: Weeds > Middle West > Identification.
Weeds > Middle West > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Middle West.

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