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North American Mushrooms : A Field Guide to Edible And Inedible Fungi (Paperback) (Orson K. Miller &
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In a guide for both amateurs and experts, eminent mycologists provide a written and visual key to finding, identifying, and classifying fungi found in the U.S. and Canada and appreciating their role in nature. The Millers offer tips on making those essential spore prints, mushroom habit, distribution, and edibility/ toxicity. The guide includes many color photos, mycological organizations, and glossaries (pictorial and terms). Orson Miller is professor emeritus of botany/curator of fungi, Virginia Tech. H. Miller is the author of Hope's Mushroom Cookbook (1993). Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
North American Mushrooms is a field guide to more than 600 edible and inedible mushrooms that can be found across the United States and Canada. Filled with full color photographs, detailed identification information, and illustrated keys and glossaries to assist with identification, this book also features mushroom lore and helpful information on gathering and using wild mushrooms.
Number of Pages: 583
Publisher: Globe Pequot Pr
Author: Orson K. Miller & Hope Miller
Street Date: May 1, 2006
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-6812
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