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Kansas Wildflowers and Weeds

Get this comprehensive book to all common wildflowers and weedy plants in the state.


Kansas Wildflower & Grasses

This is a great reference for both wildflower and grasses of Kansas.


Kansas Trees & Shrubs

Use this book to learn our woody plants like trees and shrubs


Kansas Grasses

If you want to learn to identify our grasses this is the book to have.


Kansas Weeds

Get this book if trying to identify weedy plants

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Plant Fiber Name

Smooth Sumac Bast

Plant Fiber Description

This was a bizarre plant to process. The sap is very sticky. The plant is full of chemicals that reminded me of tar and turpentine. Once processed in soda ash and all the impurities were removed it made a most interesting paper.

Smooth Sumac Bast