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Nature Trees

Ontario Trees

A visual guide to the most important species

illustrated by Jeffrey C. Domm

Publisher
Formac Publishing Company Limited
Initial publish date
Apr 2022
Category
Trees, Forests & Rainforests, General
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781459506954
    Publish Date
    Apr 2022
    List Price
    $27.95

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Description

This book enables easy identification of every common tree species in southern Ontario. It includes detailed visuals showing tree shape, leaf shape and colour, seed and cone size, and bark texture. Using the illustrations and key ID features, a tree can be identified in any season of the year. 

Author and illustrator Jeffrey C. Domm spent many weeks tracking down examples of each tree to create illustrations for each species. The detail and clarity of his visuals go far beyond anything seen before in tree guides. He also photographed many of the oldest and most significant heritage trees of the region. These trees are featured in the book, along with their locations.

The trees include needle-leaf species -- cedar, hemlock, larch, pine and spruce -- as well as broad-leafs -- ash, birch, elm, magnolia, maple, oak, poplar, sycamore, walnut and willow.

 

About the author

JEFFREY C. DOMM has had a lifelong interest in nature and wildlife. Over the past two decades he has illustrated more than 20 wildlife books, including the bestselling Formac Pocketguide to Nova Scotia Birds series. He has also created the Lorimer Pocketguide series.

In 2006 Jeffrey Domm was awarded the Mayor`s Prize for Book Illustration by the Mayor of Halifax for his body of work as a book illustrator.

Jeff lives and works close to the shores of Halifax Harbour, in the village of Cow Bay, Nova Scotia.

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