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
Birdhouses and Feeders You Can Make: Complete Plans and Instructions for Bird-Friendly Nesting and Feeding Sites 1 3
Lavender: How to Grow and Use the Fragrant Herb 1 3
A Clearing in the Distance: Frederick Law Olmstead and America in the Nineteenth Century 1 3
My Mother Talks to Trees 1 3
A Breath From Elsewhere 1 2
Vegetable Gardening in Florida 1 2
Vegetable Gardening for Dummies 1 2
The Educated Gardener, Volume 1: Interactive Guide to Herbaceous Perennial Plants 1 2
The Hollyhock Wall 1 2
Plant Propagation 1 2
Fundamentals of Weed Science 1 2
The Garden Lover's Guide to the Northeast 1 2
The Great Tomato Book 1 2
The 20 Minute Vegetable Gardener: Gourmet Gardening for the Rest of Us 1 2
From Vines to Wines: The Complete Guide to Growing Grapes and Making Your Own Wine 1 2
Urban Soils: Applications and Practices 1 2
Jody's Beans 1 2
Orchids 1 2
Weslandia 1 2
Orchids Simplified: An Indoor Gardening Guide 1 2
The Sustainable Vegetable Garden: A Backyard Guide to Healthy Soil and Higher Yields 1 2
This Rambling Affair: A Year in a Country Garden 1 2
Nature Journaling: Learning to Observe and Connect with the World Around You. 1 1
Planting the Landscape: A Professional Approach to Garden Design 1 1
Garden Details: Accents, Ornaments, and Finishing Touches for Your Garden. 1 1
100 Favorite Garden Wildflowers 1 1
Botanics: A Phytocosmetic Desk Reference 1 1
Taylor's Guide to Growing North America's Favorite Plants 1 1
The Inhabited Prairie 1 1
Medieval Flowers 1 1

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