Green deserts and dead gardens
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): J. K. Small
Publication Year: 1923

Cataloging Information

  • Acer rubrum
  • deserts
  • distribution
  • droughts
  • everglades
  • fire injuries (plants)
  • fire intensity
  • fire resistant plants
  • Florida
  • hardwood hammocks
  • histories
  • humus
  • lakes
  • land management
  • marshlands
  • mortality
  • Native Americans
  • native species (plants)
  • Nyssa biflora
  • organic soils
  • pine forests
  • Pinus
  • plant communities
  • prairies
  • Quercus nigra
  • Quercus virginiana
  • rivers
  • Sabal palmetto
  • sand dunes
  • scrub
  • soil moisture
  • soil nutrients
  • south Florida
  • species diversity (plants)
  • succession
  • Taxodium distichum
  • vegetation surveys
  • xeric soils
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 35223
Tall Timbers Record Number: 9519
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Description of botanical collecting trip to south Florida in 1921.

Small, J. K. 1923. Green deserts and dead gardens. Journal of the New York Botanical Garden, v. 24, no. 286, p. 216-241,246,247.