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
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
Coastal Garden Plants: Maine to Maryland 15 4
Growing Food in a Hotter, Drier Land: Lessons from Desert Farmers on Adapting to Climate Uncertainty 15 4
A Primer of Botanical Latin with Vocabulary 15 4
Gifts from the Garden: 100 Gorgeous Homegrown Presents 15 4
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Trees 15 4
Guy Wolff: Master Potter in the Garden 15 4
Water Plants : An Illustrated Guide to Varieties, Cultivation and Care, with Step-by-Step Instructions and Over 110 Beautiful Photographs 15 4
Nature and Farming: Sustaining Native Biodiversity in Agricultural Landscapes 15 4
Heavenly Hydrangeas: A Practical Guide for the Home Gardener 15 4
The Genus Betula:. A Taxonomic Revision of Birches 15 4
The Resilient Farm and Homestead: An Innovative Permaculture and Whole Systems Design Approach 15 4
Public Nature: Scenery, History, and Park Design 15 4
Green:House: Green:Engineering, Environmental Design at Gardens by the Bay 15 3
Landscape and Garden Design: Lessons from History 15 3
Cooking with Flowers 15 3
Fairy Gardening: Creating Your Own Magical Miniature Garden 15 3
The Pleasure Garden: From Vauxhall to Coney Island 15 3
Landprints: The Landscape Design of Bernard Trainor 15 3
Some Japanese Flowers: Photographs by Kazumasa Ogawa 15 3
Aldo Leopold: A Sand Country Almanac and Other Writings on Ecology and Conservation 15 3
The Lost World of Fossil Lake: Snapshots from Deep Time 15 3
Hollyhock: Garden to Table 15 3
Build Your Own Beekeeping Equipment 15 3
Alpine Plants of the Northwest: Wyoming to Alaska 15 3
Fungal Biology and the Origin and Emergence of Life 15 3
Garden Railway Basics: From Concept to Construction to Upkeep 15 3
Vegetables: A Biography 15 3

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