Purchasing Virginia Department of Forestry Identification Books

The Virginia Department of Forestry offers two identification books for sale..

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Common Native Trees of Virginia Identification Guide

The most common native tree species found in Virginia's forests are described in this handsome 120-page book.The most common native tree species found in Virginia's forests are described in this handsome, 5.5 x 8.5", 128-page, paperback book. This tool for tree identification uses non-technical descriptions, with images of leaves, twigs, flowers and/or fruit to aid in identification.

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    • $9.95 per book plus tax (includes shipping and handling)
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    • $2.85 plus tax
  • Download For Free: [ single page format: PDF format | 2-page format: PDF format ]

 

 

Common Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of Virginia Identification Guide

The most common native Virginia shrubs and woody vines found in Virginia's forests are described in this handsome 120-page book.This book features descriptions, line drawings and identification keys to 66 of the most common native Virginia shrubs and woody vines. It also contains hints for effective plant identification, as well as places to study plants, invasive species threats, additional resources and other helpful information. This 116-page book is in a handy, small paperback format.

  • Purchase to be Shipped: Order on-line from our Web Store
    • $9.95 per book plus tax (includes shipping and handling)
  • Purchase In Person: Visit one of our sale locations listed above
    • $2.85 plus tax
  • Download For Free: [ single page format: PDF format | 2-page format: PDF format ]

 

 

ID Combo Pack: 1 Tree ID Book/1 Shrub&/Vine ID Book

Super-size your order: buy both books and save!Buy both identification books and save! Combo pack includes:

  • One copy - Common Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of Virginia Identification Guide
  • One copy - Common Native Trees of Virginia Identification Guide

These popular identification books are a favorite of teachers, Scout leaders and outdoor enthusiasts. Together, these books features descriptions, line drawings, and an identification key to 78 of the most common native Virginia trees and 66 of the most common native Virginia shrubs and woody vines. These books also contain hints for effective tree identification; as well as places to study trees and plants; invasive species threats; additional resources, and other helpful information.

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    • $4.75 per set plus tax