Shrubs and Trees of the Southern California Deserts is a valuable traveling companion for amateur botanists, plant buffs, nature lovers, hikers, campers, and travelers interested in learning the common perennial plants of the California deserts.
- Easy-to-use identification keys
- Descriptions of over 210 species associate with seven plant communites
- Range maps and detailed line drawings
- Glossary of specialized terms
- Natural history notes of interest, including Indigenous uses