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Flora of the Carpathians
Checklist of the Native Vascular Plant Species

By Lydia Tasenkevich
December 1998
State Museum of Natural History, NASU
ISBN: 966-020-683-6
609 pages
$137.00 paper original

This book, for the first time, lists all the native flowering plants, conifers, and ferns of the whole Carpathian mountain system. It was compiled from the data of the Polish, Czech, Slovakian, Hungarian, Ukranian, and Romanian national Floras, Keys, and a number of diverse botanical papers. This list includes 23,150 Latin names of 3,808 vascular plant species and subspecies composing the native flora of the Carpathian Floristic Subprovince. This checklist is useful for scientists researching pure and applied botany, geography, forestry, horticulture, and for conservationists and students.