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Books filed under "Family-specific"

The Encyclopedia of Cultivated Palms (Second Edition) by Robert Lee Riffle, Paul Craft, and Scott Zona

The definitive account of all palms that can be grown for ornamental and economic use. $69.95

The Iris Family: Natural History and Classification by Peter Goldblatt and John C. Manning

The definitive botanical treatment on the diversity of the Iridaceae. $79.95

The New Encyclopedia of Orchids: 1500 Species in Cultivation by Isobyl la Croix

350 genera of cultivated orchids are included and 1500 species described in this monumental encyclopedia. $59.95

A Natural History of Conifers by Aljos Farjon

A compelling and illuminating account of the extraordinary relatives of ordinary garden conifers. $39.95

The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes by Rick Darke

A beautifully illustrated — and comprehensive — reference to the soft beauty of grasses. $59.95

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

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

Bamboo for Gardens by Ted Jordan Meredith

More than 300 bamboos are described, from tropical and subtropical species to hardy species with information on size, native range, and landscape use. $45.00

Cacti and Succulents for Cold Climates: 274 Outstanding Species for Challenging Conditions by Leo J. Chance

Teaches gardeners how to grow cacti and succulents outside their native homes. $39.95

The Kingdom Fungi: The Biology of Mushrooms, Molds, and Lichens by Steven L. Stephenson

An in-depth exploration of the fascinating world of fungi, as well as their surprising applications. $34.95

Bloom-Again Orchids: 50 Easy-Care Orchids That Flower Again and Again and Again by judywhite

Highlights fuss-free varieties and includes invaluable tips on how to keep them in bloom. $16.95