The second in the series of attractively-designed pocket guides describes over 200 species of mosses and liverworts that you are likely to find in Berks, Bucks and Oxon.
From balloons and bristles to pincushions and plaits, there's an intriguing world of tiny plants waiting to be discovered. This pocket guide to mosses and liverworts found in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire helps you to identify many of the fascinating micro-plants that grow in towns, parks, woodland and nature reserves.
This guide focuses on the species most likely to be found by the beginner, but it also includes striking, rarer examples from the local area.
Covering over 200 species and fully illustrated with beautiful photographs throughout, it includes easy-to-follow descriptions, ideal for those wanting to find out more about the micro world all around them. Information on key habitats and the best places to look, is also provided.