Menasha Ridge Press Wildflowers of Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains Book

Menasha Ridge Press Wildflowers of Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains Book
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Wildflowers of Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains Book by Menasha Ridge Press
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Menasha Ridge Press Wildflowers of Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains Book

Whether you're exploring the 469 miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway or just spending the day in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Menasha Ridge Press Wildflowers of Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains Book provides beautifully-written summary descriptions of every flower you might encounter accompanied by stunning full-page color photos. From skunk cabbage that blooms toward the end of winter to witch hazel blossoms that put on their show in the waning autumn months, this comprehensive guide details each flower's bloom season, provides leaves and stem descriptions, and shows areas of growth, so you're able to plan your floral expedition accordingly.

October's Featured Park
Arches National Park is known for its' remarkable natural red sandstone arches. With over 2,000 catalogued arches that range in size from a three-foot opening, to Landscape Arch which measures 306 feet from base to base, the park offers the largest concentration of natural arches in the world.
October's Animal
Most commonly found in the tundra of Rocky Mountain National Park, the pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.