Plant taxonomy/flora course
cmaxwell at trentu.ca
Sun Mar 4 09:18:40 EST 2001
I have been asked to put on a third year, one semester course for botany
students(who will have had one full year of general botany), which
covers some basic plant taxonomy as well as the flora of Ontario. I
recognize that this course could be valuable for the students so I have
agreed to put it on. I am neither a plant taxonomist nor a field
botanist..so it will be a challenge!
I am looking for advice from anyone who teaches such a course, and also
looking for text suggestions. Two books I have thought of
Vascular Plant Families, by Jayne Smith and Common Fowering Plant
Families by Hickey.
Anyone any other suggestions?
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