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Books filed under "Encyclopedia"

Food Plants of the World: An Illustrated Guide by Ben-Erik van Wyk

An invaluable reference, with descriptions of more than 350 food and flavor plants. $39.95

The Color Encyclopedia of Cape Bulbs by John C. Manning, Peter Goldblatt, and Dee Snijman

This first complete account of all the bulbous plants of the Cape Floral Region. $59.95

The Well-Tended Perennial Garden: The Essential Guide to Planting & Pruning Techniques by Tracy DiSabato-Aust

The classic volume on the care of perennials $34.95

The Well-Designed Mixed Garden: Building Beds and Borders with Trees, Shrubs, Perennials, Annuals, and Bulbs by Tracy DiSabato-Aust

Everything you need to know about garden design. $24.95

Trees for All Seasons: Broadleaved Evergreens for Temperate Climates by Sean Hogan

The ultimate guide to trees that provide four-season beauty. $39.95

Trees and Shrubs for the Southwest: Woody Plants for Arid Gardens by Mary Irish

Desert-hardy trees and shrubs that prosper in the Southwest. $34.95

The Complete Book of Garlic: A Guide for Gardeners, Growers, and Serious Cooks by Ted Jordan Meredith

Think you know garlic? Think again. $45.00

The World of Magnolias by Dorothy J. Callaway

An up-to-date encyclopedic reference to all known species of magnolia, with the most complete listing of cultivars yet published.

An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis by Mary Toomey and Everett Leeds

The first picture encyclopedia on the genus to encompass all the garden-worthy species and hybrids.

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.

Clivias by Harold Koopowitz

The first book to detail the genus Clivia, which are classed among the most desirable of all connoisseur plants.

Tree Ferns by Mark F. Large and John E. Braggins

Provides detailed descriptions of tree fern families, genera, and species, including those suitable for the home garden.