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Books filed under "Science"

Plant Form: An Illustrated Guide to Flowering Plant Morphology (New Edition) by Adrian D. Bell

The ideal reference for students of botany and horticulture, gardeners, and naturalists. $49.95

Saxifrages: A Definitive Guide to the 2000 Species, Hybrids & Cultivars by Malcolm McGregor

An enthusiast's tale of saxifrages in the wild and in garden cultivation. $49.95

The Complete Book of Garlic: A Guide for Gardeners, Growers, and Serious Cooks by Ted Jordan Meredith

Think you know garlic? Think again. $45.00

Hollies for Gardeners by Christopher Bailes

Provides detailed information and planting advice for temperate hollies from all over the world. $34.95

Poisonous Plants: A Handbook for Doctors, Pharmacists, Toxicologists, Biologists and Veterinarians (Second Edition) by Dietrich Frohne and Hans Jürgen Pfänder

Identifies toxic plants. $150.00

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

Native American Ethnobotany by Daniel E. Moerman

An extraordinary compilation of the plants used by North American native peoples for medicine, food, fiber, dye, and a host of other things. $79.95

Ecology for Gardeners by Steven B. Carroll and Steven D. Salt

Become a better gardener by understanding the interactions among organisms that make your garden a miniature ecosystem.

Ethnobotany: Evolution of a Discipline by Richard Evans Schultes and Siri von Reis

A comprehensive summary of the history and modern state of the field of ethnobotany.

Practical Science for Gardeners by Mary Pratt

A close look at biodiversity, ecology, what plants need to survive, and how these fundamental facts are at the heart of good plant care.

In Praise of Plants by Francis Hallé

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

Plant Survival: Adapting to a Hostile World by Brian Capon

The fascinating mechanisms that plants employ to survive in challenging environments.