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Books filed under "Tropicals"

Exotic Planting for Adventurous Gardeners by Christopher Lloyd

The last word from one of the 20th century's greatest gardeners. $29.95

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

The Encyclopedia of Container Plants: More than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers and Rob Cardillo

The definitive resource for planting in pots. $34.95

The Nonstop Garden: A Step-by-Step Guide to Smart Plant Choices and Four-Season Designs by Stephanie Cohen and Jennifer Benner

All you need to create a productive, beautiful garden from the ground up. $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

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

Black Plants: 75 Striking Choices for the Garden by Paul Bonine

Explore 75 dusky denizens of the plant kingdom — plants with black (or near-black) foliage, flowers, or fruit. $14.95

Pots in the Garden: Expert Design & Planting Techniques by Ray Rogers

The bestselling book on planting gorgeous containers with a designer's eye. $29.95

Sharp Gardening by Christopher Holliday

Presents a careful selection of plants that are spiky, sharp, or brittle — whether in their stems, leaves, or flowers. $29.95

Hardy Gingers: Including Hedychium, Roscoea, and Zingiber by T. M. E. Branney

A guide to the temperate zone and high altitude ginger varieties that are perfectly at home in cooler climates.

The Tropical Look: An Encyclopedia of Dramatic Landscape Plants by Robert Lee Riffle

A unique compendium of nearly 2000 plants that thrive in USDA zones 8–10.