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Planting and Maintaining a Tree Collection by Simon Toomer

A comprehensive text for collecting trees, with practical advice on everything from budgets to plant selection. $39.95

Tree Bark: A Color Guide by Hugues Vaucher

Illustrates the rich variety of colors, patterns, and textures of bark from around the world.

In Praise of Plants by Francis Hallé

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

Seeds of Woody Plants in North America (Revised and Enlarged Edition) by James A. Young and Cheryl G. Young

An A–Z encyclopedia of woody plant seeds, covering 386 genera.

Plants and People of the Golden Triangle: Ethnobotany of the Hill Tribes of Northern Thailand by Edward F. Anderson

A study of plant species found in the mountains of Northern Thailand.

Breeding Ornamental Plants by Dorothy J. Callaway and M. Brett Callaway

Covers the breeding of 15 ornamental plants to encourage specific traits.

Growth Patterns in Vascular Plants by Muhammad Iqbal

An overview of the study of plant growth processes; includes papers from specialists in all of the disciplines.

Collecting, Processing, and Germinating Seeds of Wildland Plants by James A. Young and Cheryl G. Young

A treatment of seed collection and germination, from native annuals to trees.

Plant Survival: Adapting to a Hostile World by Brian Capon

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

The Natural History of Medicinal Plants by Judith Sumner

A fascinating look into the history of plants in medicine which details the range of chemicals produced by medicinal plants.

The Art of Gardening: Design Inspiration and Innovative Planting Techniques from Chanticleer by The Chanticleer Gardeners and R. William Thomas

Learn from one of the world’s most dazzling gardens. $34.95

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