A Californian's Guide to the Trees Among UsBook - 2011
and unexpected aromas. A Californians Guide to the Trees among Us features over 150 of Californias most commonly grown trees. Whether native or cultivated, these are the trees that muffle noise, create wildlife habitats, mitigate pollution, conserve energy, and make urban living healthier and more peaceful. Used as a field guide or read with pleasure for the liveliness of the prose, this book will allow readers to learn the stories behind the trees that shade our parks, grace our yards, and line our streets. Rich in photographs and illustrations, overflowing with anecdote and information, A Californians Guide to the Trees among Us opens our eyes to a world of beauty just outside our front doors.