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
Flowers in the World’s Most Beautiful Gardens 15 1
1000 Details in Landscape Architecture: A Selection of the World’s Most Interesting Landscaping Elements 15 1
Collins Fungi Guide 14 6
The Vegetarian Kitchen 14 6
Beautiful Corn: America’s Original Grain From Seed to Plate 14 6
Lotus Mandala: Sacred Garden 14 6
Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions & Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment 14 6
Australian Planting Design 14 6
Digital Landscape Architecture Now 14 6
Birdscaping in the Midwest: A Guide to Gardening with Native Plants to Attract Birds 14 6
The Alnwick Garden 14 6
David Nash at Kew Gardens 14 6
Australia’s Poisonous Plants, Fungi and Cyanobacteria 14 6
Exotic Botanical Illustration with the Eden Project 14 6
The London Square: Gardens in the Midst of Town 14 6
Gardening & Planting by the Moon 2013 14 6
International Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection Five 14 6
Flora of North Lancashire 14 6
Kitchen Garden Estate: Traditional Country-House Techniques for the Modern Gardener or Smallholder 14 6
Flower: Paintings by 40 Great Artists 14 6
Charles Dowding’s Vegetable Course 14 6
The Northern Gardener: Perennials That Survive & Thrive 14 5
Darwinian Agriculture: How Understanding Evolution Can Improve Agriculture 14 5
The Fruit Gardener’s Bible: A Complete Guide to Growing Fruits and Nuts in the Home Garden 14 5
Jo MacDonald Had a Garden 14 5
Sir John Vanbrugh and the Vitruvian Landscape 14 5
Webb’s An Irish flora 14 5
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: A People’s Garden 14 5
A Nature Lover’s Almanac: Kinky Bugs, Stealthy Critters, Prosperous Plants & Celestial Wonders 14 5
Locally Grown: Portraits of Artisanal Farms From America’s Heartland 14 5

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