RECOMMENDED BOOKS

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Wildflowers and Plant Communities

This richly illustrated field guide serves as an introduction to the wildflowers and plant communities of the southern Appalachians and the rolling hills of the adjoining piedmont.

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Native Trees of the Southeast

The diversity of woody plants in the Southeast is unparalleled in North America. Native Trees of the Southeast is a practical, compact field guide for the identification of the more than 225 trees native to the region.

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Native Plants of the Southeast

This complete guide is an invaluable resource, with plant profiles for over 460 species of trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, grasses, and wildflowers.

Last Child in the Woods:
Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder

In Last Child in the Woods, Louv talks with parents, children, teachers, scientists, religious leaders, child-development researchers, and environmentalists who work to give our children a future that includes nature.

Pisgah National Forest: A History

Author and naturalist Marci Spencer treks through the human, political and natural history that has formed Pisgah National Forest.

The Magical World of Moss Gardening by Annie Martin

The Magical World of Moss Gardening

Asheville native Annie Martin is known worldwide for her expertise in moss cultivation. Her recent book features the Reserve’s abundant mosses in our gardens.

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