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Books filed under "Science"

Plant Conservation: Why It Matters and How It Works by Timothy Walker

Plants' ability to turn sunlight into energy makes them the basis for all life. $29.95

Plants from Test Tubes: An Introduction to Micropropagation (Fourth Edition) by Lydiane Kyte, John Kleyn, Holly Scoggins, and Mark Bridgen

Thoroughly revised and updated edition of this standard work. $34.95

The New American Landscape: Leading Voices on the Future of Sustainable Gardening by Thomas Christopher

Leading gardening personalities on the topic of gardening sustainably. $34.95

The Complete Book of Potatoes: What Every Grower and Gardener Needs to Know by Hielke De Jong, Joseph B. Sieczka, and Walter De Jong

The only comprehensive resource for commercial potato growers. $34.95

Phlox: A Natural History and Gardener's Guide by James H. Locklear

Plant expert James H. Locklear provides a comprehensive horticultural account of the genus Phlox. $49.95

Bizarre Botanicals: How to Grow String-of-Hearts, Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Panda Ginger, and Other Weird and Wonderful Plants by Larry Mellichamp and Paula Gross

Spice up your yard with the odd. $24.95

How to Grow a School Garden: A Complete Guide for Parents and Teachers by Arden Bucklin-Sporer and Rachel Kathleen Pringle

Create an outdoor classroom connecting children to the natural world. $24.95

Octopus: The Ocean's Intelligent Invertebrate by Jennifer A. Mather, Roland C. Anderson, and James B. Wood

The first comprehensive natural history of this smart denizen of the sea. $27.95

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

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

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

Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants (Updated and Expanded) by Doug Tallamy

Shows how growing non-natives causes native wildlife to disappear, and what you can do about it. $19.95