Conifers of California
Ronald M. Lanner
Conifers of California is the first book entirely devoted to the state's native cone-bearing trees and shrubs. Richly illustrated with both botanical art and photos, it serves as a natural history and field guide. It is winner of a "Special Mention Literature Award" from the Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries.
288 pages; 7" x 9.25"; 54 original, full-page
watercolor botanical illustrations; 165 color photographs;
54 color range maps; 2 keys to coniferous genera; appendices, bibliography; index; ISBN: 0-9628505-3-5
"One of the most engaging, authoritative, and beautifully designed tree books ever."
- Pacific Horticulture
"A spectacular work that fills a huge gap in the popular literature of California flora."
- The Southern California Gardener
"This is a perfect book. If you have any curiosity about California conifers, buy it."
"Well-written and magnificently illustrated. . . .This book should be read by all interested in California 's fantastic forests."
- Plant Talk