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Woodland Flora

FOG highly recommends Woodland Flora, a Field Guide for the Southern Tablelands (NSW and ACT), published in 2015.  It is an easy to use field guide for woodland ecosystems by Sarah Sharp, Rainer Rehwinkel, Dave Mallinson and David Eddy. It covers 440 species found in woodlands in the Southern Tablelands. Many of these species also occur in other habitats and in other regions and states. Every page has descriptions and one or more photos to help identify each of the species. This is a companion book to Grassland Flora.Friends of Grasslands Inc is the distributor for the book and can supply both retail and wholesale quantities.

The price is $20 per copy plus postage for current FoG members. For non-members it is $25 plus postage. Order form (.docx) Order form (.pdf) (this is also the order form for Grassland Flora).

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Photographic Plant Guide to Native Plants of the ACT

I’ve just written a Photographic Plant Guide to Native Plants of the ACT. It features 327 species native to the ACT, with multiple images per species, distribution maps, key id features and more.

If you are interested in buying a copy, you can now purchase one online at

To arrange cash purchases and local pickup you can contact me at or call me on 0245 178 218.


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