Books filed under "History"
For anyone "mad about masdevallias," this is the first complete reference to these collectible orchids. $45.00
This third book in Nichols' Allways trilogy is as much about the author's love for plants as it is about the village in which he lived. $24.95
Down the Garden Path has stood the test of time as one of the world's best-loved and most-quoted gardening books. $24.95
The only book that covers the species and cultivars of the genus Hibiscus completely and in detail. $27.95
Discover the unique landscapes traveled by Lewis and Clark. $19.95
A beautifully illustrated treatment of one of the greatest garden genera, including the major taxonomic revisions, cultivation, and propagation. $39.95
Temple courtyards and imperial tombs — a photographic journey through the striking gardens of China. $59.95
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
The definitive guide, from roses to peonies — no garden can thrive without plants from China. $49.95
The third in the Merry Hall Trilogy — Nichols' accounts of the rescue and renovation of a rundown Georgian mansion and its garden. $24.95
An extraordinary compilation of the plants used by North American native peoples for medicine, food, fiber, dye, and a host of other things. $79.95
This elegant survey of the orchid treats its place in legend and suggests the impact that these exotic plants had on the temperate European mind.