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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • South Carolina

Subjects:

  • Wild flowers -- South Carolina -- Identification.,
  • Wild flowers -- South Carolina -- Pictorial works.,
  • Wild flowers -- South Carolina -- Geographical distribution.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [266]-271) and indexes.

StatementRichard D. Porcher.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK185 .P83 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1094328M
ISBN 101570030278, 1570030944
LC Control Number94018771

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  An authority on the flora of South Carolina, he is the author of Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry and Lower Pee Dee and a co-author of Lowcountry: The Natural Landscape. He was born in Berkeley County, South Carolina, and received his B.S. from the College of Charleston and Ph.D. from the University of South : University of South Carolina Press. Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry and Lower Pee Dee by Richard Porcher is a beautiful account of native plant species represented by photos of species and habitat that are found throughout the South Carolina Lowcountry and the Lower Pee Dee—almost one-third of the state's fifteen counties. Many of the represented plant species are threatened or endangered . Some of Porcher’s work includes "Wildflowers of the Lowcountry and Lower Pee Dee;" "The Market Preparation of Carolina Rice," coauthored with William Robert Judd; and "The Story of . Lowcountry Rice Kingdom By Richard Dwight Porcher, Jr., and William Robert Judd Richard Dwight Porcher, Jr.—professor emeritus at the Citadel and adjunct professor of biological sciences at Clemson University—is the author of Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry and Lower Pee Dee and the coauthor of A Guide to the Wildflowers of South.

Porcher began a thirty-three year tenure as a biology professor at The Citadel in and a student of field botany of the Lowcountry. In , he published Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry and Lower Pee Dee. He is senior author of Wildflowers of South Carolina published in October Porcher is presently Professor Emeritus at The. Books shelved as lowcountry: Sullivan's Island by Dorothea Benton Frank, The Summer Girls by Mary Alice Monroe, Isle of Palms by Dorothea Benton Frank, P. Porcher is the author of Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry and Lower Pee Dee, and the coauthor of A Guide to the Wildflowers of South Carolina (both by the University of South Carolina Press) and The Story of Sea Island Cotton.   South Carolina's "Grand Strand" one continuous 60 mile stretch of beach is a part of this region. By definition, the Pee Dee region is also part of the Lowcountry, but if you ask anyone from this area, they'll answer, "This is the Pee Dee." The SC Midlands.