Our mission is to share the wonders of the natural world by publishing books from experts in the fields of gardening, horticulture, and natural history. Grow with us.

holiday

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for nature lovers

November 29, 2018

Anyone on your gift list with an affinity for nature and science will savor these three reads. Each book illuminates a fascinating niche of natural history in a captivating and approachable narrative.

Read the full article →

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for wanderlust the travel obsessed

November 29, 2018

For the insatiably curious, armchair travelers on your list—or for any book-lover who lusts after vibrant coffee table books—these gorgeously packaged volumes celebrate natural wonders all around the world.

Read the full article →

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for crafters and fans of DIY

November 29, 2018

For the crafters and home-made mavens on your list—or for the gardener who needs a new twist to keep their hands busy—these four books make the joy of making vibrant and accessible.

Read the full article →

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for wellness and self care

November 29, 2018

If there’s someone on your list who loves health and wellness—or perhaps even better, someone who doesn’t, yet—these beautiful guides to nature-based self care are bursting with inspiration, full color photographs, and clearly presented instructions for integrating mindfulness and self care into every day.

Read the full article →

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for gardeners

November 29, 2018

They’ll want to read and reread these giftable garden books from leaders in horticulture and garden design.  With delightfully designed pages filled with color photos and packed with helpful insight and inspiration, these are the best gardening gifts of the season.

Read the full article →

Holiday staff picks

December 11, 2017

Hand-picked ideas to help you find the right gift for the gardener in your life.

Read the full article →

Holiday gift picks, the Pacific Northwest edition

December 11, 2017

Books for both garden and outdoor enthusiasts are frequently regional. Since our office is located in Portland, Oregon, we may be a little partial to the PNW. . . so here are some titles that celebrate and share the mighty Pacific Northwest!

Read the full article →

Holiday stress-relief

November 10, 2016

The most important herbs on your shopping list aren’t for dinner—chamomile, clove, basil, and orange provide powerful stress-relief aromatherapy. This holiday season, step into the garden or the pantry for a few cleansing breaths with a few of the fragrant plants featured in Kathi Keville’s bestselling book, The Aromatherapy Garden: Growing Fragrant Plants for Happiness and […]

Read the full article →

A walk in the park: Making the garland from Plant Craft

October 19, 2016

Inspired by Caitlin Atkinson’s fall-foraged garland tutorial in Plant Craft, Timber Press brought some of the changing colors of autumn inside.

Read the full article →

The Language of Flowers

February 5, 2014

Don’t just buy a generic bouquet of roses—make your Valentine’s gift of fresh flowers really mean something! By following the Victorian meaning of flowers, you can send a truly modern message of love.

Read the full article →