I’ve carefully selected some of the primary references that I recommend owning in a physical copy. Please consider purchasing them here to support the educational mission of Herb Walks. Thanks, Lanny
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- Birds of Southern California: A Guide to Common and Notable Species
Photos & Text: Greg R. Homel Publisher: Quick Reference Publishing (2014) Waterproof Field Guide: Six laminated
- Butterflies of Southern California: A Guide to Common and Notable Species
Photos & Text: Jim Brock Publisher: Quick Reference Publishing (2014) Waterproof Field Guide: Six laminated fold-out
- California Chaparral: An Elfin Forest
Author: W. S. Head Publisher: Naturegraph Publishers; First Edition (June 1972) Paperback: 96 pages “The
- California Field Atlas
Author: Obi Kaufmann Publisher: Heyday Books (2017) Paperback: 608 pp. Images: 300 full-color maps and
- California Foraging: 120 Wild and Flavorful Edibles from Evergreen Huckleberries to Wild Ginger
Author: Judith Larner Lowry Publisher: Timber Press (2014) Paperback: 344 pages From the publisher’s website: The diversity of
- California Native Plants for the Garden
Authors: Carol Bornstein, David Fross, Bart O’Brien Publisher: Cachuma Press (2005) Paperback: 280 pages Recipient of
- California’s Chumash Indians
Project Coordinators: Lynne McCall and Rosalind Perry Publisher: EZ Nature Books (revised edition 2002) Paperback: 280 pages
- Chaparral Shrublands of Southern California: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Plants & Animals
Photos & Text: Various authors Publisher: Waterford Press (2016) Waterproof Pocket Naturalist® Guide: Six laminated fold-out panels Publisher’s
- Chumash Ethnobotany: Plant Knowledge Among the Chumash People of Southern California
Author: Jan Timbrook (with botanical watercolors by Chris Chapman) Publisher: Heyday Books (2007) Paperback: 271 pages Published
- Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West
Author: Muriel Sweet Publisher: Naturegraph Publishers, Inc. (June 1976) Paperback: 64 pages One of the original