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IPM for Gardeners: A Guide to Integrated Pest Management by Raymond A. Cloyd, Philip L. Nixon, and Nancy R. Pataky

Explains how any gardener can use Integrated Pest Management (IPM) techniques at home.

Restoring American Gardens: An Encyclopedia of Heirloom Ornamental Plants, 1640-1940 by Denise Wiles Adams

The history behind the changing plant palette of American gardens.

Weeds in My Garden: Observations on Some Misunderstood Plants by Charles B. Heiser

The natural history of weeds and their lives as plants.

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.

A Contemplation Upon Flowers: Garden Plants in Myth and Literature by Bobby J. Ward

A survey of plants, with a multitude of references to myth and literature throughout the ages.

Practical Woody Plant Propagation for Nursery Growers by Bruce Macdonald

An exhaustive exposition of propagating methods, from cuttings to tissue culture.

Palms Won't Grow Here and Other Myths: Warm-Climate Plants for Cooler Areas by David A. Francko

Grow palms in temperate climates with the help of firsthand observations and research.

California Mushrooms: The Comprehensive Identification Guide by Dennis E. Desjardin, Michael G. Wood, and Frederick A. Stevens

Over 1,100 species profiles, including comprehensive descriptions. $60.00

The Complete Chile Pepper Book: A Gardener's Guide to Choosing, Growing, Preserving, and Cooking by Dave DeWitt and Paul W. Bosland

Peppers profiled. $19.95

Free-Range Chicken Gardens: How to Create a Beautiful, Chicken-Friendly Yard by Jessi Bloom

A win-win scenario for gardeners and chicken lovers. $19.95

The Unexpected Houseplant: 220 Extraordinary Choices for Every Spot in Your Home by Tovah Martin

A comprehensive guide to how to grow and maintain exotic indoor plants. $22.95