Common Backyard Weeds of the Upper Midwest
ISBN10: 1591937329 ISBN13: 9781591937326 Publisher: Adventure Pubns Published: Mar 21 2017 Pages: 215 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 7.00" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Learn to identify common backyard weeds
Hundreds of full-color photographs with easy-to-understand text make this a great visual guide to learning about more than 150 species of weeds--toxic, edible, or otherwise interesting--found in the Upper Midwest, including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The species (from Dandelion to Purslane) are organized by type, then by flower color, so you can identify them by their visual characteristics. Plus, learn about how each weed spreads, how to control it, and its possible beneficial uses. The information, presented by expert forager Teresa Marrone, is perfect for beginners but also useful for more experienced home gardeners.