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Books filed under "Natural history"

The Collector's Garden by Ken Druse

Now in paperback, this classic book invites you into 28 of America's most fascinating private gardens. $29.95

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

A Natural History of Ferns by Robbin C. Moran

An entertaining and informative look at why ferns and their relatives are unique among plants.

The Natural History of Medicinal Plants by Judith Sumner

A fascinating look into the history of plants in medicine which details the range of chemicals produced by medicinal plants.

In Praise of Plants by Francis Hallé

This scholarly yet fun book examines the qualities that make plants unique, so different from animals.

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.