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Books filed under "Reference"

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

The Kingdom Fungi: The Biology of Mushrooms, Molds, and Lichens by Steven L. Stephenson

An in-depth exploration of the fascinating world of fungi, as well as their surprising applications. $34.95

Teaming with Microbes: The Organic Gardener's Guide to the Soil Food Web (Revised Edition) by Jeff Lowenfels and Wayne Lewis

Understand the makeup of healthy soil and how to create and maintain an active soil food web. $24.95

What's Wrong With My Plant? (And How Do I Fix It?): A Visual Guide to Easy Diagnosis and Organic Remedies by David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth

Diagnose and cure your plant with organic methods. $29.95

Conifers of the World: The Complete Reference by James E. Eckenwalder

The first comprehensive update of conifer taxonomy in nearly a century. $59.95

The Well-Designed Mixed Garden: Building Beds and Borders with Trees, Shrubs, Perennials, Annuals, and Bulbs by Tracy DiSabato-Aust

Everything you need to know about garden design. $24.95

Native American Medicinal Plants: An Ethnobotanical Dictionary by Daniel E. Moerman

The medicinal uses of more than 2,700 plants. $29.95

The Oregon Companion: An Historical Gazetteer of the Useful, the Curious, and the Arcane by Richard H. Engeman

From Air Oregon to the Zigzag River, and all the curious history in between. $29.95

The Reference Manual of Woody Plant Propagation: From Seed to Tissue Culture (Second Edition) by Michael A. Dirr and Charles W. Heuser, Jr.

A recipe book for making more trees and shrubs. $49.95

Botanical Latin (Fourth Edition) by William T. Stearn

A classic primer for learning grammar, syntax, punctuation, and vocabulary, as well as fascinating information on Latinate geographical names. $34.95

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

Mushrooms of the Northeastern United States and Eastern Canada: Timber Press Field Guide by Timothy J. Baroni

A must-have for mushroom hunters in the northeast $27.95