Field Guide to Trees of North America
By Bruce Kershner, Daniel Mathews, Gil Nelson and Richard Spellenberg. In order to become a successful wild mushroom hunter, it is essential to be able to identify the trees in their habitat. This comprehensive identification guide features more than 700 tree species and varieties, with special emphasis on their leaves, bark, fruits, and flowers. More than 2,000 stunning images show these trees in their natural habitats. Other features include: a unique identification tip for each tree; range maps showing distribution in North America; How to Identify a Tree section; a detailed glossary of tree parts and leaf, fruit, flower, and bark types; essays on ecology, conservation, and North America's important forest types; plus a complex species and quick-flip indexes. 528 pages, softcover.