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 Complete Guide to Working with Worms 14 5
On the High Line: Exploring America’s Most Original Urban Park 14 5
Greening the Landscape: Strategies for Environmentally Sound Practice 14 5
Fine Bonsai: Art and Nature 14 5
Picturing the Book of Nature: Image, Text, and Argument in Sixteenth-Century Human Anatomy and Medical Botany 14 5
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Growing Cacti & Succulents 14 5
Andrew Jackson Downing: Essential Texts 14 5
International Floral Art 2012 – 13 14 5
Draw 50 Flowers, Trees, and Other Plants: The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Orchids, Weeping Willows, Prickly Pears, Pineapples, and Many More .... 14 5
The Promise of Wilderness: American Environmental Politics Since 1964 14 5
Scent in the Islamic Garden: A Study of Literary Sources in Persian and Urdu 14 5
Native Wildflowers and Other Ground Covers for Florida Landscapes 14 5
Sow Simple: 100+ Green and Easy Projects to Make Your Garden Awesome 14 5
Walking Seasonal Roads 14 5
Native Orchids of Minnesota 14 5
Impressionists in their Gardens 14 5
The Northern Gardener: Perennials That Survive & Thrive 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
Gardening Shortcuts 14 5
Webb’s An Irish flora 14 5
Dirr’s Encyclopedia of Trees & Shrubs 14 5
A Nature Lover’s Almanac: Kinky Bugs, Stealthy Critters, Prosperous Plants & Celestial Wonders 14 5
Darwinian Agriculture: How Understanding Evolution Can Improve Agriculture 14 5
A Guide to Moist-soil Wetland Plants of the Mississippi Alluvial Valley 14 4
A Practical Guide to Topiary 14 4
Canyon Country Wildflowers: A Guide to Common Wildflowers, Shrubs, and Trees 14 4
Growing California Native Plants 14 4
Joseph Hooker: Botanical Trailblazer 14 4
What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses 14 4

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