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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. $59.95

Designing with Conifers: The Best Choices for Year-Round Interest in Your Garden by Richard L. Bitner

The best conifers for landscaping. $34.95

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

Bleeding Hearts, Corydalis, and Their Relatives by Mark C. Tebbitt, Magnus Lidén, and Henrik Zetterlund

Includes all the cultivated species in the popular bleeding heart family. $34.95

A Natural History of Conifers by Aljos Farjon

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

The Curious World of Carnivorous Plants: A Comprehensive Guide to Their Biology and Cultivation by Wilhelm Barthlott, Stefan Porembski, Rüdiger Seine, and Inge Theisen

An exquisite reference. $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

Growing Carnivorous Plants by Barry A. Rice

A comprehensive guide to identifying and cultivating more than 200 carnivorous plant species. $39.95

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

Orchid Species Culture: Oncidium/ Odontoglossum Alliance by Margaret L. Baker and Charles O. Baker

A meticulous study of how to grow the members of the Oncidium/Odontoglossum alliance. $79.95

Fragrant Orchids: A Guide to Selecting, Growing, and Enjoying by Steven A. Frowine

A delightful survey of the beautiful scents of these beautiful plants. $29.95