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Grasses of Wisconsin
The Taxonomy, Ecology, and Distribution of the Gramineae Growing in the State without Cultivation
Norman C. Fassett
With an essay by John T. Curtis


A BADGER REPRINT


The definitive study of grasses, whether native or non-native, growing in the wild in Wisconsin.

Grasses of Wisconsin includes meticulous descriptions, techniques, maps, and illustrations for locating and identifying these grasses, expert analysis, and a detailed glossary and index.

Norman C. Fassett was professor of botany and curator of the Herbarium at the University of Wisconsin from 1925 to 1954. He was a pioneer in preserving habitat of the rich and diverse flora of Wisconsin. He is also the author of Spring Flora of Wisconsin and A Manual of Aquatic Plants, both published by the University of Wisconsin Press.


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cover is yellow, with silouette of grasses in white.

October 1951

LC: 91-026346 QK
182 pp.   5 1/2 x 8 1/2    
356 figs, 182 maps

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Paper $18.95 s
ISBN 978-0-299-00814-7
 
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