Peterson Field Guides Wildflowers: Northeastern/North-central North America
By: Roger Tory Peterson/Margaret McKenny
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A Field Guide to Wildflowers
Grouped by color and by plant characteristics, 1,293 species in 84 families are described and illustrated. Included here are all the flowers you’re most likely to encounter in the eastern and north-central U.S., westward to the Dakotas and southward to North Carolina and Arkansas, as well as adjacent parts of Canada.