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Intro to Plant ID- Free PDF Download

Hey all!

I’ve taken a leave of absence during the semester, but I was recently asked to host a wildflower walk and plant ID workshop. To supplement this event, I created a workbook for getting started with plant ID in Texas. Here it is:

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If you have no plant ID experience and are looking to get started, this is a leaflet I’ve created for the beginner botanist. While it is created for Texas forbs, it is generally suitable for other areas. Here’s a preview:

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My main resources for this packet are the Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center native plant index and Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country by M. Enquist.

Cheers!

By K.T. Strain

Katie Strain is a texan, plant enthusiast, and Ph.D. student studying Evolution, Ecology and Conservation biology.

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