Wildflowers of the Appalachian Trail

Wildflowers of the Appalachian Trail


3rd Edition

Whether you are a weekend hiker, a long-distance trekker, a trained naturalist, or a wildflower enthusiast, this is a necessary companion for anyone interested in the flora of the East’s longest trail.

With a new cover, more extensive index, and list of organizations, the new edition of Wildflowers of the Appalachian Trail, a National Outdoor Book Award winner, is the go-to resource for anyone interested in the wildflowers found along the 2,190-mile-long Appalachian National Scenic Trail. Stunning full-page color photos by Joe Cook and Monica Sheppard accompany the detailed descriptions by author Leonard M. Adkins that include: bloom season, leaves and stem description, geographic range of growth, and location of the flower along the AT. Also included for many of the 94 flowers profiled in the book is the fascinating role the flower has played through history and its value in folklore as well as modern medicine.

Additional information

Weight 16.8 oz
Dimensions 7 × 7 in

Leonard M. Adkins


Joe Cook, Monica Sheppard



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Illustration Notes

100 color photos

Publication Date



Menasha Ridge Press


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