Current Books & Book Reviews

Current Books on Gardening & Botany is an Internet-only journal reviewing new books and other media about gardening, horticulture, and botany. Reviews cover a wide range of new literature in print and digital form and are written primarily by the staff of the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Title Volume Number
Herb Gardening from the Ground Up 14 2
The Guide to Oklahoma Wildflowers 14 2
Petal & Twig: Seasonal Bouquets with Blossoms, Branches, and Grasses from Your Garden 14 2
Hand Printing from Nature: Create Unique Prints for Fabric, Paper, and Other Surfaces Using Natural and Found Materials 14 2
Ancient Trees in the Landscape: Norfolk’s Arboreal Heritage 14 2
Freedom’s Gardener: James F. Brown, Horticulture, and the Hudson Valley in Antebellum America 14 2
Wildflower Wonders: The 50 Best Wildflower Sites in the World 14 1
Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida Third Edition 14 1
Early Flowers and Angiosperm Evolution 14 1
Garden Landscaping Manual: A Step-by-Step Guide to Landscaping & Building Projects in Your Garden 14 1
Encyclopedia of Tropical Plants: Identification and Cultivation of Over 3,000 Tropical Plants 14 1
The Green Garden: A New England Guide to Planning, Planting, and Maintaining the Eco-friendly Habitat Garden 14 1
Darwin’s Pharmacy: Sex, Plants, and the Evolution of the Noösphere 14 1
Wildflowers of Shenandoah National Park 14 1
How to Grow Winter Vegetables 14 1
The Book of Fungi: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred Species from Around the World 14 1
Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City 14 1
Futurescapes: Designers for Tomorrow’s Outdoor Spaces 14 1
Imperial Landscapes: Britain’s Global Visual Culture 14 1
Bayou-Diversity: Nature and People in the Louisiana Bayou Country 14 1
Aloes: The Definitive Guide 14 1
Botanical Keys to Florida’s Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines: A Guide to Field Identification 14 1
The Face of the Earth: Natural Landscapes, Science, and Culture 14 1
The Complete Guide to Preserving Your own Seeds for Your Garden: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply 14 1
Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Washington 14 1
The Place of Landscape: Concepts, Contexts, Studies 14 1
The Secret Lives of Backyard Bugs: Discover Amazing Butterflies, Moths, Spiders, Dragonflies, and Other Insects! 14 1
Wood and Garden: Notes and Thoughts, Practical and Critical, of a Working Amateur 14 1
The Home Orchard Handbook: A Complete Guide to Growing Your Own Fruit Trees Anywhere 14 1
International Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection Four 14 1

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