TITLE

The Alpine Garden of Mount Washington

AUTHOR(S)
Levin, T.
PUB. DATE
July 1991
SOURCE
Yankee;Jul91, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the Alpine Garden, found over a mile up the slopes of Mount Washington in New Hampshire. Views from meadow; Relentlessly brutal weather; Arctic-alpine zone; Animals found in Alpine Garden; Species of flowers, ferns and trees.
ACCESSION #
9108120976

 

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