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Books filed under "Professional"

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

Plant-Driven Design: Creating Gardens That Honor Plants, Place, and Spirit by Scott Ogden and Lauren Springer Ogden

This book is nothing short of revolutionary. $34.95

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

Lilacs: A Gardener's Encyclopedia by John L. Fiala and Freek Vrugtman

Revised edition of the classic reference on choosing, growing, and propagating lilacs. $49.95

Planting Green Roofs and Living Walls (Revised and Updated Edition) by Noel Kingsbury and Nigel Dunnett

The latest techniques for planting roofs and walls to enhance our buildings and benefit the environment. $39.95

Clematis for Small Spaces by Raymond J. Evison

A new generation of cultivars that excel in mixed borders, containers, and other small spaces. $34.95

Viburnums: Flowering Shrubs for Every Season by Michael A. Dirr

Viburnums are among the most beautiful and versatile hardy shrubs available to gardeners. $39.95

Niwaki: Pruning, Training and Shaping Trees the Japanese Way by Jake Hobson

The ancient Japanese art of pruning techniques that coax out the essential character of garden trees. $34.95

Perennials: The Gardener's Reference by Susan Carter, Carrie Becker, and Bob Lilly

Essential information about these beautiful and useful plants. $49.95

The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes by Rick Darke

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

Green Roof Plants: A Resource and Planting Guide by Edmund C. Snodgrass and Lucie L. Snodgrass

Details the needs of plants that are most likely to succeed in a green roof environment. $29.95

So You Want to Start a Nursery by Tony Avent

Discusses the merits and disadvantages of retail, wholesale, mail-order, liner operations, and more. $24.95