NBM Shop header image April 2020
FACEBOOK  |  INSTAGRAM  |  Customer Service  |  
Shopping Cart 
 

Field Guide to Mid Atlantic Grasses

Field Guide to Grasses of the Mid-Atlantic 

by Sarah Chamberlain

Grasses are among the most ubiquitous plants on the planet. They inhabit a wide geographic range and are found in a variety of natural habitats. The small parts of the grass flower and specialized terminology, however, can make identifying grasses a challenging endeavor. Sarah Chamberlain’s Field Guide to Grasses of the Mid-Atlantic makes identification simpler for everyone—regardless of their previous botanical knowledge.

Featuring an easy-to-use dichotomous key, this is a user-friendly guide to more than 300 types of grasses found from the Blue Ridge Mountains and southern plains to the Appalachians and the Allegheny Plateau. Each major entry contains detailed species diagrams as well as common names, habitats, and distribution. The book’s opening sections outline the parts of grass flowers and describe stem, leaf, and sheath characteristics.

Code: 38610

Member Price: $26.96


Purchase this product
 

Price

$29.95

*

Visit


401 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
go.nbm.org/visit

Hours


11 am–4 pm
Friday–Sunday

 

Contact


Have a question? 
Contact our staff. 

Thank You!


All proceeds from your purchase directly support the National Building Museum’s educational programs and exhibitions.