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Title Page, Copyright Page

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Contents

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Illustrations

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p. ix

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Foreword

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p. xiii

Since its conception in 1960, eight volumes of The Illustrated Flora of Illinois have been published. They include the volume on ferns and seven on flowering plants. Of these seven, five have been devoted to monocotyledonous plants and one thus far to dicotyledonous plants. This is the second volume treating...

County Map of Illinois

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Introduction

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pp. 1-5

All flowering plants may be divided into two great groups, the monocotyledons, or monocots, and the dicotyledons, or dicots. Monocots are plants which produce a single leaf, called a seed leaf, when the seeds first germinate. Dicots, on the other hand, are plants which give rise to a pair of seed...

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Descriptions and Illustrations

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pp. 6-267

The Salicales includes only the family Salicaceae. In the Thorne system of classification (1968), the Salicales is one of four orders comprising the superorder Cistiflorae. The other orders are the Cistales, Tamaricales, and Capparidales. Cronquist (1968) accords similar treatment, but recognizes the name Violales...

Species and Varieties Excluded

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pp. 268-269

Summary of the Taxa Treated in This Volume

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p. 270

Glossary

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pp. 273-276

Literature Cited

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pp. 277-279

Index of Plant Names

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pp. 281-286

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