A Guide to Field Identification Wildflowers of North America by Frank Venning illustrated by Manabu C. Saito 1984 Golden Press

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Start a botanical exploration with Frank Venning's A Guide to Field Identification: Wildflowers of North America, illustrated by Manabu C. Saito. Published in 1984 by Golden Press, this pocket-sized paperback field guide is an indispensable companion for nature lovers and botanists alike.

With detailed illustrations of hundreds of North American wildflowers and insightful descriptions, this guide is both a handy reference tool and a delightful journey through the continent's floral diversity.


  • Title: A Guide to Field Identification: Wildflowers of North America
  • Author: Frank Venning
  • Illustrator: Manabu C. Saito
  • Publication Date: 1984
  • Publisher: Golden Press
  • Format: Softcover Field Guide
  • Pages: 340
  • Dimensions: 8x5x1 inches
  • Condition: Sticker on inside page, notes on back page, one loose index page, as shown in the photos

Four Key Elements:

      1. Rich Illustrations: The guide features detailed illustrations by Manabu C. Saito, making identification easy and enjoyable.

      2. Comprehensive Coverage: Offers descriptions of a vast array of wildflowers, providing a thorough overview of North America's floral beauty.

      3. Portable Design: Its compact size makes it an ideal companion for field trips, hikes, or garden explorations.

      4. Ideal for Enthusiasts: Whether a seasoned botanist or a casual flower admirer, this guide serves as a perfect resource or thoughtful gift.

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      For more insights into reading, explore our article, "READING TIPS FOR EVERYONE: DISCOVER THE JOY OF BOOKS." It's a great accompaniment for field guides like this one.


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      In Summation:

      Anyone who is interested in the natural world should read Frank Venning's A Guide to Field Identification: Wildflowers of North America. Its comprehensive content and user-friendly format make it a valuable tool for learning and a wonderful gift for any flower enthusiast.

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