Berry Finder: A Guide to Native Plants with Fleshy Fruits (Nature Study Guides) (Paperback)
Easily Identify the Berries You Find
Enjoy learning how to identify berries with this guide from celebrated author Dorcas Miller. With this handy, easy-to-use book, you'll be able to identify a wide variety of berries in no time. And its small size makes it just right for fitting in a pocket or pack when you go for a hike.
- Refers to all fleshy fruits as "berries," whether they are drupes, pomes, accessory fruits, aggregates, or true berries.
- Includes native species as well as some cultivated species that have escaped to the wild
- Helps you identify plants with fleshy fruit 1 inch in diameter or smaller, found in Eastern North America.
- Describes ripe fruits, as most unripe fruits are green or white, and many turn several colors before maturing
Note that this is a plant identification book, not a guide to edible plants.