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
The Gardens of Venice and the Veneto 15 5
Pine 15 5
The New English Garden 15 5
Gardens of the Renaissance 15 5
Rory McEwen: The Colours of Reality 15 5
Origami Bonsai: Create Beautiful Botanical Sculptures 15 5
The Story of Kew Gardens in Photographs 15 5
12 Gardens: Creative Designs for the Australian Climate 15 5
100 Plants that Almost Changed the World 15 5
Daffodil: The Remarkable Story of the World’s Most Popular Spring Flower 15 5
Floral Art by Sergey Karpunin 15 5
Almost Home: The Public Landscapes of Gertrude Jekyll 15 5
One Hundred Years in the Huntington’s Japanese Garden: Harmony with Nature 15 5
Dream Plants for the Natural Garden: Over 1,200 Beautiful and Reliable Plants for a Natural Garden 15 5
Fiddleheads to Fir Trees: Leaves in all Seasons 15 5
Beauty by Design: Inspired Gardening in the Pacific Northwest 15 5
Garden Culture of the Twentieth Century 15 5
Invasive Species: What Everyone Needs to Know 15 5
Flowers & Imagination 15 5
Pick a Circle, Gather Squares: A Fall Harvest of Shapes 15 5
A Southern Woman’s Guide to Herbs 15 5
Gardens of Hawaii 15 5
Clematis: An Illustrated Guide to Varieties, Cultivation and Care 15 5
Conifers: An Illustrated Guide to Varieties, Cultivation and Care 15 5
Best of 500 Gardens & Swimming Pools 15 5
Yellowstone Wildlife: Ecology and Natural History of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem 15 5
Paper to Petal: 75 Whimsical Paper Flowers to Craft by Hand 15 5
Fallen Forests: Emotion, Embodiment, and Ethics in American Women’s Environmental Writings, 1781–1924 15 4
Guide to New York City Urban Landscapes 15 4
Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer: A Landscape Critic in the Golden Age 15 4

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