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Flora Americae Septentrionalis

Frederick Pursh

Flora Americae Septentrionalis

or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America

by Frederick Pursh

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Published by J. Cramer in Vaduz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- North America.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America.
    StatementFrederick Pursh ; edited and introduced by Joseph Ewan.
    SeriesHistoriae naturalis classica -- t. 104.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117, xxxvi, 751 p., [18] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages751
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14194520M
    ISBN 103768212424

      Flora Americae Septentrionalis; Or a Catalogue of the Plants of North America. Containing an Enumeration of the Known Herbs, Shrubs, and Trees, Many of Which Are But Lately Discovered; Together with Their English Names, the Places Where They Grow, Thei. Johann Reinhold Forster. The New York Flora Atlas is a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state, as well as information on plant habitats, associated ecological communities, and taxonomy. In addition, users can learn about the location of vouchered specimens and see images to get a better visual for each plant.


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Containing, besides what have been described by preceding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence in that country. Title. Flora Americae Septentrionalis; or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America.

Containing, besides what have been described by preceding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence in that country,Cited by: Flora Americae Septentrionalis: or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North america.

Containing, besides what have been described by preceding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence in that country / by Frederick Pursh. Flora Americae Septentrionalis, or, A catalogue of the plants of North America. London: Sold by B.

White, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Johann Reinhold Forster. Read Book: Flora Americae Septentrionalis Or, a Systematic Arrangement and Description of the Plants of North America.

Containing, Besides What Have Been Descri ~ 4ATLGPNCA6WH Created Date: Z. T he short life of Frederick Pursh (also known as Friedrick Pursch) is a tale of emotional and professional highs and lows, fortune and misfortune, and triumphs and tragedies.

He survives in botanical history by virtue of a single book, his Flora americae septentrionalis. He lies dead in an unmarked grave somewhere in Montreal, Canada, a drunk and destitute at the end of life.

Get this from a library. Flora Americae Septentrionalis: or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America. [Frederick Pursh]. The formal publication announced by the printer was 10 Januarybut by then several copies were already effectively distributed.

For botanists, therefore, Flora americae septentrionalis was published in late December of The two-volume work was a modest success.

book, website, database. Flora Americae Septentrionalis‎ (2 C) Flora boreali-americana, or, the botany of the northern parts of British America‎ ( F) G Pages in category "Flora of North America" The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.

*Instance of: flora, website, biological database. Full text of "Flora Americae Septentrionalis;" See other formats. Title Page Text Page iii Page iv Page v Frederick Pursh, Flora Americae Septentrionalis [Plants of North America], London, Pursh took several dozen specimens to England and published his own descriptions in this London edition.

One of the first comprehensive gardening guides written specifically for Americans was the work of Irish-born nurseryman Bernard M’Mahon (about –). Buy Flora Americae Septentrionalis: Or a Catalogue of the Plants of North America () by Johann Reinhold Forster online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Flora Americae Septentrionalis; or a Systematic Arrangement and Description of the Plants of North America, Containing Many New and Rare Species, Collected During Twelve Years Travels and Residence in that Country Pursh had access to the specimens others had collected for Barton, who had intended (but failed) to publish a book.

In English: Title: Flora Americae Septentrionalis, or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America (electronic resource): containing, besides what have been described by preceding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence in that country Identifier: cihm_ (find matches) Year: ().

Wayne Phillips offered images from his first edition of Pursh’s Flora Americae septentrionalis with drawings from Meriwether Lewis’ collections.

These were first drawn, then engraved, printed, and every sheet hand colored. Read Wayne’s wonderful story infra of how he came to own the book. Identifier: floraamericaesep12purs Title: Flora Americae Septentrionalis: or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America.

Containing, besides what have been described by preceding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence in that country Year: (s) Authors: Pursh, Frederick, Views: K. Frederick Traugott Pursh (or Friedrich Traugott Pursch) (February 4, – J ) was a German–American botanist.

Born in Großenhain, Saxony, under the name Friedrich Traugott Pursh, he was educated at Dresden Botanical Gardens, and emigrated to the United States in From tohe worked in Philadelphia as the botanical manager of the. Published originally under title: Nouveaux voyages aux Indes Occidentales, Paris,and comprising the author's observations during his first two visits to the country, and The systematic catalogue of plants (v.

2, p. [17]) also published separately as Flora Americae Septentrionalis. "An abstract of the most useful and necessary articles. Synoptical flora of North America the Gamopetalae, being a second edition of vol I part II, and vol II part I, collected This book, "Synoptical flora of North America", by Asa Gray, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by.

Lepuropetalon is a genus of flowering plants in the family it was placed in the family when it was defined by the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group's APG III system init had been placed with Parnassia in the family Parnassiaceae, now usually treated as a segregate of Celastraceae.

When their most recent revision of Angiosperm classification was published in Family: Celastraceae. After further study, however, he decided it properly belonged to an existing genus, Berberis, and that is the one he used in his book, Flora Americae Septentrionalis (Plants of North America), published in Ilicifolia (ee-li-ki-FO-lee-uh) is a Latin noun denoting evergreen trees and shrubs; the root of the word is ilex, which is Latin for.

Flora Americae Septentrionalis or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America Volume 2 Pursh, Frederick Published by Book on Demand Ltd. ()Price Range: $2 - $ Author of Journal of a Botanical Excursion in the Northeastern Parts of the States of Pennsylvania and New York, Flora Americ Septentrionalis, or a Systematic Arrangement and Description of the Plants of North America, Vol.

2 of 2, and Flora Americae Septentrionalis; Or, a Systematic Arrangement and Description of the Plants of North America. Containing, Besides What Have. - Tall Oregon grape, Mahonia aquifolium. Botanic Illustration by Frederick Pursh from his Flora Americae Septentrionalis,   Flora Americae Septentrionalis or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America.

Containing, besides what have been described by preceeding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence. This book, Flora Americae Author: John Horden.

In the early nineteenth century, the only scientific book on the botany of northern Canada was Frederick Pursh’s Flora Americae Septentrionalis but this Latin work was only useful for specialists. Traill had no access to English-language works on science, there were no field guides to aid her, and she had no immediate colleagues with whom to.

Description. Arbutus menziesii is an evergreen tree with rich orange-red bark that when mature naturally peels away in thin sheets, leaving a greenish, silvery appearance that has a satin sheen and smoothness. In spring, it bears sprays of small bell-like flowers, and in autumn, red berries.

The berries dry up and have hooked barbs that latch onto larger animals for : Ericaceae. Flora of North America. Welcome. Flora of North America (FNA) presents for the first time, in one published reference source, information on the names, taxonomic relationships, continent-wide distributions, and morphological characteristics of all plants native and naturalized found in North America north of Mexico.

“The sun struck off the water with brilliant glints, while tiny black beetles crawled along stalks of spiny gorse. The pungency of sun-warmed thistle and marsh marigold mingled with the fecund smell of the river. - Explore MntnLrl's board "Mountain Laurel" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Laurel flower, Laurel tattoo and Kalmia latifolia pins. InPursh published "Flora of North America," or, to put it less concisely, the title is "Flora Americae Septentrionalis: A systematic arrangement and Author: Kristen Inbody.

The Oleaceae (olive family) in New York consists of a handful of native and introduced ash trees, along with a number of non-native shrubs, some of which, primarily the privets, are extremely invasive and create dense thickets.

Interestingly, the olive family does not include Elaeagnus species (Russian olive and autumn olive), which are also common alien invasives but are. Clarkia pulchella in Flora Americae Septentrionalis: or a Systematic Arrangement and Description of the Plants of North America.

2 vols. London: White, Cochrane, and Col., Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress (85). Similar Items. North American terrestrial vegetation / Published: () Flora Americae Septentrionalis, or, A systematic arrangement and description of the plants of North America containing, besides what have been described by preceding authors, many new and rare species, collected during twelve years travels and residence in that country / by: Pursh, Frederick.

In his book Flora Americae Septentrionalis, Frederick Pursh accounted for vascular plant taxa found by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on. gether probable that the two volumes of Pursh's Flora Americae Septentrionalis were first offered for sale, together, some time during the month of January, 18 If so the date of issue of the Flora falls between that of plate 16 13 (1 Ja 18 14) and plate / .On July 28th,William Clark, co-captain of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, collected the curious Snow on the Mountain Plant while exploring Montana's Yellowstone River.

Plant hunter and botanist Frederick Pursh called it a "very handsome species" in his Flora Americae Septentrionalis (), which described many plants collected by Lewis and Clark.In his book, Flora Americae Septentrionalis, published inPursh provides a full Latin description of the new species and says that Lewis collected the plant "On the waters of Cokahlaishkit river, near the Rocky-mountains." This refers to the Blackfoot River west of Lewis & Clark Pass in Lewis & Clark County.