The Encyclopedia Of Cultivated Palms Second Edition, by Robert Lee Riffle, Paul Craft, Scott Zona. This book profiles 825 species of palms that have ornamental or market value. Each Profile details plant hardiness, water needs, size, and growing needs. Some palm species in this book have never been formally profiled in an encyclopedia until now! Although this book has all the information expected of an encyclopedia, it is presented in an easy to read format that makes it useable as a field guide. ISBN-13: 978-1-60469-205-1Cover Type: HardcoverPublisher: Timber Press.
Garden-pedia: An A to Z Guide to Gardening Terms, by horticulturists Pamela Bennett and Maria Zampini, is an in-depth resource for all the gardening terms that every gardener should know. This reference guide helps break down horticultural jargon and techniques into easy to understand terms. You don’t have to be a horticulturist to understand te science behind your garden anymore. ISBN-13: 978-0-9892688-4-4Cover Type: PaperbackPage Count: 224 Pages.
Dirr’s Encyclopedia of Trees & Shrubs, by Michael A. Dirr, profiles over 3700 species from 380 genera of trees and shrubs. All of these profiles include the essential information for identification, cultivation, and care. There are over 3500 detailed photographs that will help the reader understand the subtle differences between each species and cultivar. Many prominent horticulturalists regard this guide as having the most relevant information and recommendations on trees and shrubs. ISBN-13: 978-0-88192-901-0Cover Type: HardcoverPublisher: Timber Press.
Armitage’s Garden Perennials, 2nd Edition, by Allan M. Armitage, profiles 1250 of the most horticulturally valuable garden perennials. More than 300 of these plant profiles are new to this second edition of the prized book. Learn which plants work best in different situations, and how to care for each. Detailed plant facts in each profile help you learn every specification needed to make the perfect selection for your space. This book brings each plant to life with over 1300 colorful images. If you are an avid gardener who can’t get enough of your favorite plants, or if you just want to make the best plant selections for your garden, this book will answer every question you have. ISBN-13: 978-1-60469-038-5Cover Type: HardcoverPublisher: Timber Press .
The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes, by grass expert Rick Darke, covers the valuable qualities and challenges involved in using ornamental grasses in the garden or landscape. The author covers all of the common ornamental grass types and varieties. From propagation to care and design, this book has all the information that you need along with over 1000 photographs. Whether you are a seasoned grass expert, or a novice, The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes has something to offer anyone looking for an ornamental grass resource guide. ISBN-13: 978-0-88192-817-4Cover Type: HardcoverPublisher: Timber Press.
The New Encyclopedia Of Hostas, by Diana Grenfell and Michael Shadrock. The hosta is a very popular garden plant, and for good reason. It is one of the rare plants that perfectly compliments other plants, while having the ability to be a beautiful as a single specimen. This essential guide to hostas gives in depth cultivation and care information for 700 cultivars of hosta. Captivating images and logical advice make this encycopedia just as easy to read as your favorite magazine. ISBN-13: 978-0-88192-960-7Cover Type: HardcoverPublisher: Timber Press.
The Color Encyclopedia of Cape Bulbs, by John Manning, Peter Goldblatt, and Deirdre Snijman, takes a look at the bulbous plants that are found in the southern-most region of Africa. The Cape region is home to over 1200 species of bulbs, many of them are unique to the area. Learn about the identification, cultivation, and other detailed horticultural aspects of these plants. This book is full of hard to find color photographs and illustrations that will really bring these bulbous plants to life for you. ISBN-13: 978-1-88192-547-0Cover Type: HardcoverPublisher: Timber Press.
The A to Z of Plant Names: A Quick Reference Guide to 4000 Garden Plants, by Allen Coombes. This book explains 4000 common garden plants including the botanical and common names, plant history, and ways to identify each. This all inclusive book is the perfect reference guide for those who want to know more about their garden from a botanical standpoint. ISBN-13: 978-1-60469-196-2Cover Type: Hardcover.