Online Book: Botanical Field Techniques

Keven D. Ficken ficken at
Tue Jul 9 16:23:17 EST 1996

The Missouri Botanical Garden is pleased to announce the online
version of our book, "Field Techniques Used by Missouri Botanical
Garden". This book is a guide to making herbarium collections for
scientific purposes. It includes information on collecting, pressing,
and drying, as well as a checklist of necessary items to take on a
collecting expedition. The focus is on how to efficiently prepare the
most scientifically valuable herbarium specimens possible,
particularly in the tropics. The book is available in English,
Spanish, and French.

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