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
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
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
Webb’s An Irish flora 14 5
A Nature Lover’s Almanac: Kinky Bugs, Stealthy Critters, Prosperous Plants & Celestial Wonders 14 5
Gardening Shortcuts 14 5
Heirloom Fruits & Vegetables 14 5
Dirr’s Encyclopedia of Trees & Shrubs 14 5
Women in Landscape Architecture: Essays on History and Practice 14 5
Darwinian Agriculture: How Understanding Evolution Can Improve Agriculture 14 5
Pruning Plant by Plant 14 5
Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The Origin and Spread of Domesticated Plants in Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin 14 5
Foraged Flavor: Finding Fabulous Ingredients in Your Backyard or Farmer’s Market 14 5
Sir John Vanbrugh and the Vitruvian Landscape 14 5

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