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Seeing trees

Nancy R. Hugo

Seeing trees

discover the extraordinary secrets of everyday trees

by Nancy R. Hugo

  • 214 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Timber Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Identification,
  • Trees,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Nancy Ross Hugo ; photography by Robert J. Llewellyn
    ContributionsLlewellyn, Robert J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK477.2.I4 H84 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25136720M
    ISBN 109781604692198
    LC Control Number2010052455

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“My favorite new book this season is Seeing TreesThis book is made for us nearsighted gardeners, who long ago learned the thrill of peering at plants.” —The New York Times “This fascinating celebration of trees will delight gardeners, botanists, students of natural history, and nature photographers.”Library Journal/5(74).

“Seeing Trees is landscape history at its best—perceptive and beautifully written, comparative across space and time, observant of the material world and the world of ideas, and in dialogue with a variety of different disciplines.”—Christof Mauch, Director, Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, LMU Munich.

Seeing Trees by Nancy Hugh and photography by Robert Llewellyn. fits into two genres. It's a Seeing trees book handbook for identifying trees by their twigs and buds - provided you bring Seeing trees book specimens home as the book is oversized in order to best display the photographs/5.

In Seeing Trees, we want to convey that tree viewing can be as exciting as bird-watching (perhaps even more exciting, if trees are your favorite wild beings) and that through intimate viewing, one’s sense of trees as living, breathing organisms, as opposed to inanimate objects, will be enhanced. Look carefully, for example, at the hair, veins Author: Nancy Ross Hugo.

In Seeing Trees author Nancy Ross Hugo addresses that issue with an in depth look at the biology and anatomy of trees, all kinds of trees. Drawing parallels with bird watching, Hugo shows us how get started in a "tree watching" hobby/5.

The second half of the book is about Berlin, and that was much more interesting. The parts about how trees were re-introduced in a rubble-filled, I think I read the wrong "Seeing Trees" book. This one is historic, academic, and mildly interesting even if you're a tree nerd/5.

Access a free summary of Seeing the Forest for the Trees, by Dennis Sherwood other business, leadership and nonfiction books on getAbstract.9/10(). Seeing the Forest and the Trees examines changes in land cover and land use in forested regions as major contributors to global environmental change.

It investigates why some forested areas thrive even in the presence of high human densities and activity while others decline and disappear.

The book brings together findings from an ongoing. In Seeing Trees: A History of Street Trees in New York City and Berlin, Sonja Dümpelmann explores the role that street trees have come to play in our cities, focusing on different moments in their development and history in New York City and Berlin.

Examining the specific social, political and cultural context that has shaped these cities’ urban forests, the book draws attention to. Can't see the forest for the trees definition ata free online dictionary with pronunciation, synonyms and translation.

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Seeing Trees celebrates seldom seen but easily observable tree traits and invites you to watch trees with the same care and sensitivity that birdwatchers watch birds. Many people, for example, are surprised to learn that oaks and maples have flowers, much less flowers that are astonishingly beautiful when viewed up close.

An earlier collaboration with Nancy Ross Hugo, a four-year effort to document one hundred of Virginia's "largest, oldest, most historic, beautiful and beloved trees," resulted in the publication of the "keepsake book" Remarkable Trees of Virginia.

In Seeing Trees, Llewellyn shows how the Virginia pine tree "sports baby, adolescent and. Then inhe met Richmond Times-Dispatch garden columnist Nancy Ross Hugo, who at the time was looking to write a book about Virginia trees.

They went on to produce three titles together: Remarkable Trees of Virginia, Trees Up Close, and Seeing Trees. The Book: Seeing the Forest for the Trees: “God’s Promises Revealed” The phrase, “can’t see the forest for the trees” is often used to mean that it is easy to get lost in the details of an issue and miss the “big picture”.

Seeing Trees Discover the Extraordinary Secrets of Everyday Trees (Book): Hugo, Nancy R.: Have you ever looked at a tree.

That may sound like a silly question, but there is so much more to notice about a tree than first meets the eye. Seeing Trees celebrates seldom seen but easily observable tree traits and invites you to watch trees with the same care and sensitivity that. Seeing Trees celebrates seldom seen but easily observable tree traits and invites you to watch trees with the same care and sensitivity that birdwatchers watch birds.

Many people, for example, are surprised to learn that oaks and maples have flowers, much less flowers that are astonishingly beautiful when viewed up : Nancy Ross Hugo. Book review: Seeing trees: A history of street trees in New York City and Berlin It begins with a useful summary of urban forestry within an introduction to the.

Each tree is a botanical masterpiece, only fully appreciated by giving them close inspection, and Seeing Trees helps you do just that, making it an interactive book of the best kind. Your next walk in the woods won't be the : Kylee Baumle. The Tree Book is the go-to reference to more than 2, species and cultivars, from two of the biggest names in horticulture—Michael A.

Dirr and Keith S. Warren. The featured trees include those widely available in the nursery trade, some new and promising choices, and a selection of overlooked options that deserve renewed interest.

This book is essential reading to anyone wishing to understand the underlying drivers and dynamics of business modelsHenry Kenyon, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers Seeing the Forest for the Trees is crammed full of vivid case studies, practical examples, much food for thought - and some lively humor too!--vikas Agarwal, Quality Manager, Honda /5(85).Get this from a library!

Seeing trees: discover the extraordinary secrets of everyday trees. [Nancy R Hugo; Robert J Llewellyn] -- Introduces trees, describing such topics as leaves, flowers, fruit, cones, and bark and profiling the uniques features of ten common North American trees.In this edition of Seeing Monochrome, I am focusing on trees - Trees in all stages of life and death, from seedlings, to a mist-shrouded forest; to lonesome trees in barren fields; to decaying masses, returning to the earth to enrich the soil for new generations of yet more ed on: Ma