Table of contents for Cacti, agaves, and yuccas of California and Nevada / text and photos by Stephen Ingram.

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Contents
Preface vii	
Acknowledgments viii
Introduction 1
Chapter One: Evolution, Classification, and Botanical Characteristics 3
Chapter Two: Ecology and Habitats of Cacti, Agaves, and Yuccas 15
Chapter Three: Species Profiles 25
	
Cactaceae 27
Agavaceae 145
Nolinas, Ocotillo, and Non-Native Species 177
Chapter Four: Conservation and Cultivation 187
Chapter Five: Exploring the Cactus Country of California and Nevada 
199
Appendices 
A: Cactus, Agave, and Yucca Species of California and Nevada 210
B: Major Vegetation Types and Habitats for Cacti, Agaves, and 
Yuccas 212
C: Scientific Names for Non-featured Species 215			
			
D: Cholla Species Comparison 216
E: Prickly-pear Species Comparison 218 
F: Species Rarity Status 220
G: Education, Conservation, and Cultivation Resources 221
H: Species List For Selected Public Lands in California and Nevada 
222
Key to the Genera 228
Glossary 230
Bibliography 232
Index 240

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Cactus -- California.
Agaves -- California.
Yucca -- California.
Cactus -- Nevada.
Agaves -- Nevada.
Yucca -- Nevada.