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The Orchid in Lore and Legend by Luigi Berliocchi

This elegant survey of the orchid treats its place in legend and suggests the impact that these exotic plants had on the temperate European mind.

The World of Magnolias by Dorothy J. Callaway

An up-to-date encyclopedic reference to all known species of magnolia, with the most complete listing of cultivars yet published.

A Natural History of Ferns by Robbin C. Moran

An entertaining and informative look at why ferns and their relatives are unique among plants.

Encyclopedia of Dahlias by Bill McClaren

An overview of nearly 700 gardenworthy dahlias for every garden design, complete with notes on their history, awards, and cultural peculiarities.

Garden Open Tomorrow by Beverley Nichols

In his final garden book, Nichols provides entertaining asides on cats, psychic phenomena, and the use of plants to commit murder.

Garden Open Today by Beverley Nichols

In a departure from his previous gardening books, Nichols distills 30 years of practical gardening experience in an entertaining fashion.

Bulbs of North America by North American Rock Garden Society

Explores the approximately four dozen native North American bulbous genera.

Phalaenopsis: A Monograph by Eric Christenson

A timely and definitive monograph on the most widely grown orchids in today's market.

Design for Gardens by Joseph Hudak

The renowned landscape architect and horticulturist Joe Hudak provides an overview of design innovations through the ages.

The Journals of Hipolito Ruiz: Spanish Botanist in Peru and Chile, 1777–1788 by Hipólito Ruiz and Richard Evans Schultes

Ruiz's journals of about 2000 plants found in South America.

Gardening and Beyond by Florence Bellis

Out of a lifetime of working with plants, the late Florence Bellis distilled these reflections on the interrelationships of living thin

Gardening in the Shade by Harriet K. Morse

Gardeners facing the challenges of growing an interesting variety of plants in shady conditions turn to this classic little book for suggestions and solutions.