This is one of my favorite garden books. I get it out every time I'm planning to go plant shopping. The book contain lots of plant combinations that give inspiration for different types of foliage color, texture, and shapes. There is information on e...

May 27, 2019

This book is not a biography but rather an interesting presentation of the various travels, explorations, and accomplishments of David Douglas.  The color illustrations are wonderful.  It is an great introduction into the world of botanical explorati...

February 27, 2019

Flora Mirabilis is a sumptuously designed showcase of superb illustrations paired with fascinating stories of botanical exploration and trade through the ages. A collaboration between National Geographic and the world-renowned Missouri Botanical Gard...

June 4, 2018

If drool after every variety of peony or just looking for a great gardening book with beautiful pictures and helpful growing information, this is a great book to have.

The book covers the history of the peonies, the different types of peonies availab...

February 13, 2018

A comprehensive guide to insects of the Pacific Northwest, this handy reference is perfect for hikers, fishers, and naturalists. With coverage from southwestern British Columbia to northern California, from the coast to the high desert, it describes...