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
International Garden Photographer of the Year, Collection Six: Images of a Green Planet 15 4
The Savage Garden: Cultivating Carnivorous Plants 15 4
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
Got Sun? 200 Best Native Plants for Your Garden 15 3
Florida Wildflowers: A Comprehensive Guide 15 3
Shrubs Large and Small: Natives and Ornamentals for Midwest Gardens 15 3
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
Aldo Leopold: A Sand Country Almanac and Other Writings on Ecology and Conservation 15 3
Some Japanese Flowers: Photographs by Kazumasa Ogawa 15 3
Hollyhock: Garden to Table 15 3
The Lost World of Fossil Lake: Snapshots from Deep Time 15 3
Alpine Plants of the Northwest: Wyoming to Alaska 15 3
Build Your Own Beekeeping Equipment 15 3
Garden Railway Basics: From Concept to Construction to Upkeep 15 3
Fungal Biology and the Origin and Emergence of Life 15 3
Vegetables: A Biography 15 3
Landscaping with Conifers and Ginkgo for the Southeast 15 3

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