A photographic guide to the leaves and buds of the trees, shrubs, vines and creepers of the Northern Forest, covering about 245 species. Contains high-resolution studio photos, annotations showing critical identification characters, and brief notes. The images are organized into Quick Guides, which group the species with distinctive characters like thorns or lobed leaves; and Systematic Sections for evergreens, opposite buds and leaves, and alternate buds and leaves. All sections are tabbed at the page edges for quick search. The photos are high-resolution composites shot in the studio using focus stacking. This is a Comstock book available from Cornell University Press spring of 2018.
Jerry Jenkins, 2016. Size 9″ x 12,” wire-o bound to lie flat, 62 pages including covers. SKU: WP-30.