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Books filed under "Plant directory"

Plant-Driven Design: Creating Gardens That Honor Plants, Place, and Spirit by Scott Ogden and Lauren Springer Ogden

This book is nothing short of revolutionary. $34.95

Hollies for Gardeners by Christopher Bailes

Provides detailed information and planting advice for temperate hollies from all over the world. $34.95

Ornamental Bamboos by David Crompton

Explores the versatile nature of bamboo, and provides the gardener with cultivation information and landscaping ideas for nearly 200 bamboo varieties. $39.95

Hellebores: A Comprehensive Guide by Colston Burrell and Judith Knott Tyler

The quintessential winter flower in all its beauty — an AHS book award winner. $34.95

Dogwoods by Paul Cappiello and Don Shadow

Cappiello and Shadow provide the last word on these superstars of the ornamental garden, from identification to cultivation. $39.95

Hawthorns and Medlars: A Royal Horticultural Society Plant Collector Guide by James B. Phipps

Detailed information on how to best grow, propagate, and hybridize these plants. $24.95

The Sweet Pea Book by Graham Rice

An inspiring and comprehensive guide for anyone interested in growing these exquisite, fragrant flowers. $19.95

Restoring American Gardens: An Encyclopedia of Heirloom Ornamental Plants, 1640-1940 by Denise Wiles Adams

The history behind the changing plant palette of American gardens.

Columbines: Aquilegia, Paraquilegia, and Semiaquilegia by Robert Nold

A gardener's guide to 65 species of the popular and lovely columbine.

Maples of the World by D. M. van Gelderen, P. C. de Jong, and H. J. Oterdoom

Every known maple is described, including growth habit, distribution, hardiness, and other characteristics.

Bulbs of North America by North American Rock Garden Society

Explores the approximately four dozen native North American bulbous genera.