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
Sorting Things Out: Classification and Its Consequences 3 4
Breed Your Own Vegetable Varieties: The Gardener's and Farmer's Guide to Plant Breeding and Seed Saving 3 4
Vegetables Breeding 3 4
Taylor's Guide to Bulbs 3 4
Shifting Ground: Transformed Views of the American Landscape 3 4
New Louisiana Gardener 3 4
Rodale Organic Gardening Solutions 3 4
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2000 3 4
Taylor's Guide to Trees 3 4
Carrots and Related Vegetable Umbelliferae 3 4
Biodiversity Studies: A Bibliographic Review 3 4
The Natural History of Medicinal Plants 3 4
Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs: A Scientific Analysis of Herbal Remedies for Psychiatric Conditions 3 3
Windy City Wild: Chicago's Natural Wonders 3 3
100 Vegetables and Where They Came From 3 3
On Other Grounds: Gardening and Nationalism in Eighteenth Century England and France 3 3
Reading Zen in the Rocks: The Japanese Dry Landscape Garden 3 3
A Color Atlas of Plant Structure 3 3
The Berry Grower's Companion 3 3
In Harmony With Nature: Lessons from the Arts & Crafts Garden 3 3
The Great Potato Book 3 3
Van Gogh's Gardens 3 3
Christopher Lloyd's Garden Flowers 3 3
The Gardener's Table: A Guide to Natural Vegetable Growing and Cooking 3 3
Fast Flowers 3 3
The Lilies 3 3
A Congenial Fellowship: A Botanical Correspondence Between Charles C. Deam and Floyd A. Swink 3 2
Prairie Wetland Ecology: The Contribution of the Marsh Ecology Research Program 3 2
The Random House Book of Plants of Summer Annuals 3 2
Medicinal Plants of the World: Chemical Constituents, Traditional and Modern Uses 3 2