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How to know the ferns

Frances Theodora Parsons

How to know the ferns

a guide to the names, haunts, and habits of our common ferns.

by Frances Theodora Parsons

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ferns -- United States -- Identification

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    R7733

    StatementIllustrated by Marion Satterlee and Alice Josephine Smith.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23267379M

    The life cycle of a typical fern is as follows: A mature fern, called a sporophyte fern produces spores through a process called 'meiosis (pronounced my-OH-sis). Each spore has only half the genetic material of the parent plant, a condition called haploid.; The spores are dispersed.


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thank you. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the United States. Top international reviews R. Gray. out of 5 stars A delightful read.5/5(3). The information included in [this book] is both concise and comprehensive, and extremely readable.” —Northwest Garden News “[Olsen] could have entitled her book Ferns for all Reasons and Seasons because you’ll be convinced you need many more of these ultimate foliage beauties after reading Encyclopedia of Garden Ferns.”Cited by: 8.

But so far as I know, with the exception of Mr. Williamson's little volume on the "Ferns of Kentucky," we have no book with sufficient text and illustrations within the reach of. out of 5 stars Book tells the stoy of beautiful ferns, which I will embroidery in my linens.

Reviewed in the United States on Verified Purchase. Book tells the stoy of beautiful ferns, which I will embroidery in my linens. bedding, Pictures show the veins and size of ferns. thank by: 4. Yes. So you know, I looked at the book and I’m going through the pages, and I want all the ferns, and some of them I don’t know where I’m going to get them.

And the local garden center in my area has more and more houseplants, because houseplants are kind of a thing again. Mobee: Exactly.

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How to Know the Ferns A Guide to the Names, Haunts and Habitats of Our Common Ferns This edition features • illustrations • a linked Table of Contents and Index CONTENTS Preface Ferns as a Hobby When and Where to Find Ferns Explanation of Terms Fertilization, Development, and Fructification of Ferns Notable Fern Families How to Use the Book Author: Frances Theodora Parsons.

The Book of Choice Ferns: For the Garden, Conservatory, and Stove: Describing and Giving Explicit Cultural Directions for the Best and Most Striking Ferns and Selaginellas in Cultivation. Illustrated with Coloured Plates and Numerous Wood Engravings, Sp (Hardcover) by.

How to Know Your Ferns This beautiful book has lovely engravings for illustrations, along with photographs of the knowledgeable Theodora Parsons, author of "How to Know the Wildflowers." I found it at my local Friends of the Library Book Store.

Genre/Form: book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Bastin, S. Leonard. How to know the ferns. London: Methuen & Co., [] (OCoLC)   How to Know the Ferns. A GUIDE. TO THE NAMES, HAUNTS, AND HABITS OF OUR COMMON FERNS. Frances Theodora Parsons.

Author of "How to Know the Wild Flowers," "According to Season," etc. Illustrated by. Marion Satterlee and Alice Josephine Smith. Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition.

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FERNS TO KNOW AND GROW By F. Gordon Foster - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. See details - FERNS TO KNOW AND GROW By F. Gordon Foster - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. Levine will show participants how to identify ferns of the Northeast. The program runs from 1 to p.m.

Levine is author of the recent book, “Identifying Ferns the Easy Way: A Pocket Guide to Common Ferns of the Northeast.” She will start the program in the auditorium with an orientation and introduction to ferns.

In a feature article about F. Gordon Foster and his role in making ferns more widely appreciated among American gardeners, Horticulture magazine referred to this book as "the volume gardeners everywhere acknowledge as the 'fern bible'. It is full of practical information on culture and propagation distilled from forty years experience with a wide range of ferns."Brand: Timber Press, Incorporated.

How to Know the Ferns– a wonderful little book which has a lot of insight on spending time outdoors and learning taxonomy of ferns with helpful information on how to identify them and draw them. Peterson Field Guide to the Ferns – designed so you don’t have to flip pages in the field, this guide has a picture/drawing on one page and the.

HOW TO KNOW THE FERNS CHAPTER I THE FERNS AND THEIR ALLIES. In its lowest forms vegetable life is a very simple affair. The minute Algæ which clothe damp surfaces with a green film show few indeed of the characteristics with which we are familiar in the higher plants.

"Ferns are ubiquitous on this damp island, but often overlooked, overshadowed by the interest in the technicolour of our flowering plants. This book gives the reader an introduction to the reasons for the variety of ferns in the British Isles, as well as the history of their development within this landscape and their use by man.

How to know the ferns; a guide to the names, haunts and habits of our common ferns. How to Know the Wild Flowers (). New York: Charles Scribner's Son's. Illustrations by Marion Satterlee. Plants and their Children () How to Know the Ferns ().

Author listed as Frances Theodora Parsons. Illustrated by Marion Satterlee and Alice Josephine Smith. Add ferns to the list. Since finding your website in November, I’ve purchased a Brome bird feeder, “Epic Tomatoes” book, and 6 ferns yesterday from Fancy Fronds.

Next on the list are Azolla’s for a seasonal trough. And I know I’ll buy more ferns when they’re available. Fancy Fronds were sold out of one I. How to Know the Ferns (7th ed)/Chapter 1. the would-be fern student can familiarize himself with anywhere from ten to fifteen of the ferns described in this book.

During a summer holiday in an average locality he should learn to know by sight and by name from twenty-five to thirty ferns. You shouldn’t plant java ferns in the substrate. Instead, you should tie them to something and let their rhizome latch on. Java ferns need a pH between and a temperature between °F.

They prefer lower light. If you use light that is too bright it will damage them. Subscribe & Get Your Free E-Book.

how to use the book Before attempting to identify the ferns by means of the following Guide it would be well to turn to the Explanation of Terms, and with as many species as you can conveniently collect, on the table before you, to master the few necessary technical terms, that you may be able to distinguish a frond that is pinnatifid from one.

Ferns to Know and Grow book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Provides detailed information on fern identification, culture /5. From one and a half to more than three feet high.

Sterile fronds smaller and simpler than the fertile, nearly or quite twice-pinnate, the lowest pinnæ triangular-ovate, upper longer and narrower, pinnules oblong-ovate, sharply thorny-toothed. ISBN: pbk.

pbk: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Preface --What is a fern?--Fern structure and life history --Hybridization in the ferns --How to grow ferns --How to collect ferns --How ferns are named --How to use this book --Quick recognition groups --Keys to the North American ferns and fern.

“With this book I no longer have any excuse in not knowing all that one needs to know about tree ferns It is a book all landscape architects and garden designers should have, as well as all gardeners who wish to grow these great plants.” —Gardening Newsletter “Tree Ferns was not intended to be an identification manual.

Its. - This beautiful book has lovely engravings for illustrations, along with photographs of the knowledgeable Theodora Parsons, author of "How to Know the Wildflowers." I found it at my local Friends of the Library Book Store. The $10 price tag was worth it to be able to take the book home without waiting to.

How to Know the Ferns: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of Our Common Ferns. Frances Theodora Parsons. Scribner's Sons, - Ferns - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. This beautiful book has lovely engravings for illustrations, along with photographs of the knowledgeable Theodora Parsons, author of "How to Know the Wildflowers." I found it at my local Friends of the Library Book Store.

The $10 price tag was worth it to be able to take the book home without waiting to see if it would get marked down or scooped up by someone : K. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. In spite of Thoreau, I find fern botanizing fascinating as it has taught me to know fern names, their parts and particular habitats.

Fortunately, this knowledge of the ferns is not too difficult.About this Book Catalog Record Details. How to know the ferns; a guide to the names, haunts, and habits Parsons, Frances Theodora,