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Books filed under "Professional reference"

The Magical World of Moss Gardening by Annie Martin

Give moss a second look. This extraordinary plant can be grown intentionally for stunning, eco-friendly results. $24.95

The Dictionary of Science for Gardeners: 6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

More than 6,000 words from abaptation to zygote. $39.95

California Mushrooms: The Comprehensive Identification Guide by Dennis E. Desjardin, Michael G. Wood, and Frederick A. Stevens

Over 1,100 species profiles, including comprehensive descriptions. $70.00

The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden by Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy

Create a home garden that's part of the larger ecological landscape. $44.95

Native Plants of the Southeast: A Comprehensive Guide to the Best 460 Species for the Garden by Larry Mellichamp

The best native plants for the southeast, and how to use them in the garden. $45.00

Teaming with Nutrients: The Organic Gardener's Guide to Optimizing Plant Nutrition by Jeff Lowenfels

The basics of plant nutrition from an organic gardener's perspective $24.95

Planting: A New Perspective by Piet Oudolf and Noel Kingsbury

Groundbreaking. The only book that shows how Oudolf's gardens and landscapes are made. $39.95

How to Eradicate Invasive Plants by Teri Dunn Chace

Offers a clear, practical solution to the increasingly common problem of invasive plants. $24.95

Planting the Dry Shade Garden: The Best Plants for the Toughest Spot in Your Garden by Graham Rice

Garden successfully — even splendidly — in areas that were once lost causes. $24.95

Botany for Gardeners (Third Edition) by Brian Capon

The most complete and accessible introduction to botany available, updated and expanded with dazzling scanning electron microscope photographs. $19.95

Armitage's Vines and Climbers: A Gardener's Guide to the Best Vertical Plants by Allan M. Armitage

An A-to-Z guide to the most useful and attractive climbing plants. $29.95