Table of contents for Blue Ridge nature notes : selections from Blue Ridge nature journal / essays by George Ellison ; with paintings by Elizabeth Ellison.

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Contents
Preface
I. The Blue Ridge Province: An Overview
II. Flora	
1. The Yellow Birch and Boulder Syndrome
2. Table Mountain Pine: Arboreal Emblem
3. Sourwood: Natural Bends and Sled Runners
5. Sarvis: What's in a Name?
6. Black Gum: Rabbit Traps and Bee Gums
7. Azaleas and Rhododendrons
8. Highland Doghobble: The Black Bear's Refuge
9. The Spring Ephemeral Strategy
10. Galax: Odiferous and Decorative
11. Oil Nut: That Most Curious Fruit
12. Cherokee Baskets: Splints and Dye
11. Hepatica: "The Gem of the Woods"
13. Plant Traps: By Devious Mean
14. Winter Orchids: Puttyroot and Cranefly Orchis
15. Fiddleheads and Ferns That Walk
16. White Snakeroot: The Milk Sick Story
III. Fauna
1. Bird Lore
2. Wolf Lore
3. Panther Lore
4. Fox Lore
5. Bear Lore
6. Skunks: Striped and Spotted
7. Mountain Boomers: "Our Speediest Varmint"
8. Cherokee Cookery: Yellow Jacket Soup and More
9. Raccoon Lore
10. Tlanuwas and Uktenas
11. Copperheads and Timber Rattlers
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About the Author and Artist

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Natural history -- Appalachian Mountains.