Trees of note in Connecticut
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Trees of note in Connecticut by Katharine Matthies

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Published by Yale University Press] in [New Haven .
Written in English


  • Trees -- Connecticut.,
  • Connecticut -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Katharine Matthies for the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution.
ContributionsConnecticut Daughters of the American Revolution.
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16606095M

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The state flower, the Mountain Laurel, is one of thousands of species of plants growing in the diverse ecosystems found throughout The Constitution State. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over familiar and unique species of trees, shrubs and wildflowers and also includes a map featuring prominent botanical sanctuaries/5(3). Connecticut Native Trees A-Z. Welcome to the Connecticut A-Z native species list. We have listed them by scientific name because it is a constant and does not vary region to region or person to person. We have included the various common names associated with each scientific name to help you find the right tree. Book Summary A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court is a "framed story." That is, the first chapter tells how a tourist in England, presumably Mark Twain, meets a stranger who tells him part of his story and then gives him a manuscript that tells the rest of his strange tale. Designed in the spirit of a stately country inn, the AAA Three Diamond Two Trees Inn is a quintessential country destination tucked away in the quiet Connecticut forest. The pet friendly hotel features standard rooms and 60 one bedroom suites, a heated indoor pool and a charming tavern to play pool, watch a little TV or sit by the fire and.