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Title Trees / by Patricia Daniels.
Author Daniels, Patricia, 1955-
Publication Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Kids, [2017]
Copyright date ©2017
Description 160 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Call # J 582.16 D
Series National Geographic kids
Ultimate explorer field guide
National Geographic kids.
Ultimate explorer field guide.
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 154) and index.
Contents Let's look at trees -- How to use this book -- What is a tree? -- Trees with flowers, trees with cones -- Know your leaves -- Getting started -- Scales and needles : Cypress (Cupressaceae) -- Tree-mendous: champion trees! -- Pine (Pinaceae) -- Tree-mendous : amazing seeds! -- Yew (Taxaceae) -- Tree-mendous: the one and only gingko! -- Opposite simple leaves : Maple (Aceraceae) -- Bignonia (Bignoniaceae) -- Dogwood (Cornaceae) -- Figwort (Scrophulariaceae) -- Mangrove (Rhizophoraceae) -- Alternative simple leaves : Custard apple (Annonaceae) -- Holly (Aquifoliaceae) -- Birch (Betulaceae) -- Tree-mendous : the colors of autumn -- Persimmon (Ebenaceae) -- Heath (Ericaceae) -- Loosestrife (Lythraceae) -- Pea (Fabaceae) -- Beech (Fagaceae) -- Tree-mendous : how a forest grows -- Witch hazel (Hamamelidaceae) -- Sweetgum (Altingiaceae) -- Laurel (Lauraceae) -- Magnolia (Magnoliaceae) -- Mulberry (Moraceae) -- Myrtle (Myrtaceae) -- Sour gum (Nyssaceae) -- Plane tree (Platanaceae) -- Rose (Rosaceae) -- Tree-mendous : magical trees -- Willow (Salicaceae) -- Linden (Tiliaceae) -- Elm (Ulmaceae) -- Opposite compound leaves : Tree-mendous : trees under attack! -- Olive (Oleaceae) -- Soapberry (Sapindaceae) -- Alternative compound leaves : Sumac (Anacardiaceae) -- Pea (Fabaceae) -- Walnut (Juglandaceae) -- Quassia (Simaroubaceae) -- Mahogany (Meliaceae) -- Leaves in fronds : Asparagus (Asparagaceae) -- Palm (Arecaceae) -- Official trees of the 50 states -- Quick ID guide.
Summary This fun, photo-filled, and fact-packed guide to trees will make kids stop and look up at the trees towering over them right in their own backyards.
Audience Age 9-12.
Grade 4 to 6.
Subject Trees -- United States -- Identification -- Juvenile literature.
Trees. (OCoLC)fst01155984
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Field guides.
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Handbooks and manuals.
Identification guides. (OCoLC)fst01940354
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 1426328915 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1426328923 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781426328916 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781426328923 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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