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Seeds of Woody Plants in North America (Revised and Enlarged Edition)

By James A. Young and Cheryl G. Young

A greatly revised edition of Agriculture Handbook 450 issued by the US Forest Service, this A–Z encyclopedia of woody plant seeds covers 386 genera, adds more than 1,000 literature citations to the original, and treats all aspects of collection, storage, and germination.

About the authors

James A. Young

Dr. James A. Young, a research scientist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has achieved worldwide recognition and respect among professional natural resource managers as an expert on native North American seeds. His wife and coauthor, Cheryl G. Young, has been closely associated with this work, organizing and compiling the diverse literature and findings from throughout North America.

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Cheryl G. Young

Dr. James A. Young, a research scientist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has achieved worldwide recognition and respect among professional natural resource managers as an expert on native North American seeds. His wife and coauthor, Cheryl G. Young, has been closely associated with this work, organizing and compiling the diverse literature and findings from throughout North America.

Read more about Cheryl G. Young

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