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Horticulture and Gardening Research Guide: CBHL Literature Award Books

Horticulture is the the cultivation of flowers (floriculture), fruits (pomology), vegetables (olericulture), or ornamental plants.

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2014
2013
2012
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2006-2007
2004-2005
2000-2003

Description

Created in 2000, the Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries Annual Literature Award is given by CBHL to both the author and publisher of a work that makes a significant contribution to the literature of botany or horticulture. The award is presented at CBHL's Annual Meeting.
Its purpose is to:

  • Recognize a work that makes a significant contribution to the literature of botany or horticulture;
  • Increase the visibility of CBHL;
  • Encourage participation by the CBHL community in recognizing significant contributions to the literature of the field.

This page lists all the nominated and winning books from 2003 onward until 2012. The nominees lists for 2000-2002 are unavailable, as is the list for the current year's nominees.

The books are hyperlinked to the catalog records of Michigan State University Libraries.

2015

American botanical paintings: Native plants of the mid Atlantic. A book for artists and gardeners.

ed. by Bonnie S. Driggers ; Botanical Artists for Education & the Environment. Lydia Inglett Ltd. Publishing, 2014.

Apples of North America: 192 exceptional varieties for gardeners, growers, and cooks.

Tom Burford. Timber Press, 2014.

Arthur A. Shurcliff: Design, preservation, and the creation of the colonial Williamsburg landscape.

Elizabeth Hope Cushing. University of Massachusetts Press , 2014.

The Bartlett book of garden elements: A practical compendium of inspired designs for the working gardener.

Michael V. Bartlett and Rose L. Bartlett. David R. Godine, Publisher, Inc., 2014.

Beatrix Potter’s gardening life: The plants and places that inspired the classic children’s tales.

Marta McDowell. Timber Press, 2013.

Carnivorous plants of Australia: Magnum opus.

Allen Lowrie. Redfern Natural History Productions, 2013.

Classical bonsai art : A half century of bonsai study.

William N. Valavanis. International Bonsai, 2013.

A compendium of miniature orchid species.

Ron Parsons and Mary E. Gerritsen. Redfern Natural History Productions, 2013.

Crosby Arboretum: A sustainable regional landscape.

Robert F. Brzuszek. LSU Press, 2013.

Deep-rooted wisdom: Skills and stories from generations of gardeners.

Augustus Jenkins Farmer. Timber Press, 2014.

Epic tomatoes: How to select & grow the best varieties of all time.

Craig LeHoullier. Workman, 2014.

Fathers of botany: The discovery of Chinese plants by European missionaries.

Jane Kilpatrick. University of Chicago Press, 2014.

Field guide to the sedges of the Pacific Northwest, 2nd ed.

Barbara L. Wilson, Richard Brainerd, Danna Lytjen, Bruce Newhouse, and Nick Otting of the Carex Working Group. Oregon State University Press, 2014 (1st ed. 2008)

Flora Illustrata: Great works from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden.

Susan M. Fraser. Yale University Press, 2014.

Future park: Imagining tomorrow’s urban parks.

Amalie Wright. CSIRO Publishing, 2013.

The gardener’s garden.

Victoria Clarke, commissioning editor ; Toby Musgrave, consultant editor. Phaidon, 2014.

Gardening with perennials: Lessons from Chicago’s Lurie Garden.

Noel Kingsbury. University Of Chicago Press, 2014.

Heart and soil: The revolutionary good of gardens.

Des Kennedy. Harbour Publishing, 2014.

Hillier: The plants, the people, the passion.

Jean Hillier. Hillier Nurseries Ltd, 2014.

Ireland’s generous nature: The past and present uses of wild plants in Ireland.

Peter Wyse Jackson. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 2013.

The Kew tropical plant families identification handbook.

Timothy Utteridge & Gemma Bramle (eds). Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, 2014.

The kid’s guide to exploring nature.

Marilyn Smith, et al. Brooklyn Botanic Garden; Hardcover by Sterling, 2014.

Landscapes of change: Innovative designs and reinvented sites.

Roxi Thoren. Timber Press, 2014.

The living landscape: Designing for beauty and biodiversity in the home garden.

Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy. Timber Press, 2014.

The Loudons and the gardening press.

Sarah Dewis. Ashgate, 2014.

The new Sylva: A discourse of forest & orchard trees for the twenty-first century.

Gabriel Hemery and Sarah Simblet. Bloomsbury, 2014.

North American Cornucopia: Top 100 indigenous food plants.

Ernest Small. CRC Press, 2013.

One hundred years in the Huntington’s Japanese Garden.

ed. by T. June Li. Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, 2014.

Orchid flora of the Greater Antilles.

James D. Ackerman ; Bobbi Angell (Illustrator). New York Botanical Garden Press, 2014.

Out of the past: Views of Adelaide Botanic Garden.

Tony Kanellos. Adelaide Botanic Garden, 2014.

Plants: From roots to riches.

Kathy Willis and Carolyn Fry. John Murray Publishers, 2014.

The sixth extinction: An unnatural history

Elizabeth Kolbert. Henry Holt, 2014.

Trees and shrubs of the Pacific Northwest: Timber Press field guide.

Mark Turner and Ellen Kuhlmann.. Timber Press, 2014.

Trees live here: The arboretums of America.

Susan McDougall. Sound Books, 2014.

Weeds of North America.

Richard Dickinson. University of Chicago Press, 2014

The wildlife-friendly vegetable gardener: How to grow food in harmony with nature.

Tammi Hartung Holly Ward Bimba (illustrator). Storey Publishing, 2014.

2014

CBHL 2014 Annual Literature Award for a work that makes a significant contribution to the literature of botany or horticulture goes to:
Flora of Virginia

Weakley, Alan S, J. Christopher Ludwig, John F. Townsend.  Bland Crowder, Editor. BRIT Press, 2012

Award of Excellence in Horticulture:
Victoria the seductress:  A cultural and natural history of the world’s greatest water lily
Tomasz Aniko. Longwood Gardens,  2013

Award of Excellence in History:
Picturing the book of nature: Image, text, and argument in sixteenth-century human anatomy and medical botany

Sachiko Kusukawa. The University of Chicago Press, 2012

Award of Excellence in Biography
Andre Le Notre in perspective

Bouchenot-Dechin, Patricia and Farhat, Georges, eds. Editions Hazan, 2013

Alpine Plants of the Northwest: Wyoming to Alaska
Pojar, Jim and Andy MacKinnon. Lone Pine Publishing,  2013

America’s Romance with the English Garden
Thomas Mickey. Ohio University Press, 2013

Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life: The Plants and Places that Inspired the Classic Children’s Tale
Marta McDowell. Timber Press, 2013

Common Mosses of the Northeast and Appalachians
Karl B McKnight, Joseph R. Rohrer, Kirsten McKnight Ward & Warren J. Perdrizet. Princeton University Press,  2013

Daffodil: The Remarkable Story of the World’s Most Popular Spring Flower
Noel Kingsbury ; Photographs by Jo Whitworth. Timber Press, 2013

Flora of the Four Corners region: Vascular plants of the San Juan River drainage, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah
Kenneth D. Heil, Steve L. O’Kane, Jr., Linda Mary Reeves, Arnold Clifford. Missouri Botanical Garden, 2013

Florida Wildflowers: A Comprehensive Guide
Walter Kingsley Taylor. University Press of Florida, 2013

The Garden Club of America: One Hundred Years of a Growing Legacy
William Seale. Smithsonian Books, 2013

Genus cyclamen : in science, cultivation, art and culture
Brian Mathew et al
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2013

The Genus Betula: A Taxonomic Revision of Birches
Kenneth Ashburner (Author), Hugh A. McAllister
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2013

Ginkgo: The Tree That Time Forgot
Peter Crane
Yale University Press, 2012

Khawa Karpo: Tibetan Traditional Knowledge and Biodiversity Conservation
Jan Salick and Robert K. Moseley
MBG Press, 2012

Imitation of Life: a visual catalogue of the 19th century fruit models…
Tony Kanellos
Board of the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium [Adelaide Botanic Garden], 2013

Nikolaus Joseph Jacquin’s American plants:  Botanical expedition to the Caribbean (1754-1759) and the publication of the Selectarum stirpium Americanarum historia
Santiago Madriñán
Brill,  2013

Our Daily Bread: A History of Cereals
Åsmund Bjørnstad.
Translated by Åsmund Bjørnstad, with Timothy J. Young; foreword by Cary Fowler.
Vidarforlaget/Bokvennen Forlag AS, 2012

Our plants… our land : Plants of Nain and Torngat Mountains Basecamp & Research Station (Nunatsiavut)
Alain Cuerrier and  Luise Hermanutz
Montréal / St. John’s, NL : Institut de recherche en biologie végétale / Memorial University, 2012

The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted: The Early Boston Years, 1882-1890
Frederick Law Olmsted (Author), Ethan Carr (Editor), Amanda Gagel (Editor), Michael Shapiro (Editor)
Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013

Paradise lot: two plant geeks, one tenth of an acre and the making of an edible garden oasis in the city
Toensmeier, Eric
Chelsea Green Publications, 2013

Patricia Johanson and the Re-Invention of Public Environmental Art, 1958–2010
Xin Wu
Ashgate Publishing Company, 2013

Plant Conservation: Why It Matters and How It Works
Timothy Walker
Timber Press,  2013

Planting: A New Perspective
Piet Oudolf and Noel Kingsbury
Publisher: Timber Press, 2013

Prospect Park: Olmsted & Vaux’s Brooklyn Masterpiece
David P. Colley and Elizabeth Keegin Colley
Princeton Architectural Press, 2013

Quiet Beauty: The Japanese Gardens of North America
Kendall H. Brown, Author ; David M. Cobb, Photographer
Tuttle Publishing,  2013

Restoring Tropical Forests: A Practical Guide
Stephen Elliott, David Blakesley, Kate Hardwick
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2013

“A Rich Spot of Earth”: Thomas Jefferson’s Revolutionary Garden at Monticello
Peter J. Hatch ; Foreword by Alice Waters
Yale University Press, 2012

Rory McEwen: Colours of reality
edited by Martin Rix
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2013

Scientists and scholars in the field:  Studies in the history of fieldwork and expeditions
Edited by Kristian H. Nielsen, Michael Harbsmeier & Christopher J. Ries
Aarhus University Press, 2012

Seaweeds : Edible, available & sustainable
Ole G. Mouritsen
University of Chicago Press, 2013

The Signature of All Things
Elizabeth Gilbert
Viking,  2013

Spring Wildflowers of the Northeast: A Natural History
Carol Gracie
Princeton University Press,  2012

Steyermark’s Flora of Missouri, Volume 3
George Yatskievych. MBG Press in cooperation with The Missouri Department of Conservation, 2013

The Story of Kew Gardens in Photographs
Lynn Parker ; Kiri Ross-Jones
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2013

Tell about the Night Flowers: Eudora Welty’s Gardening Letters, 1940-1949
Edited by Julia Eichelberger.
University of Mississippi Press,  2013

Visible empire: Botanical expeditions and visual culture in the Hispanic enlightenment
Daniela Bleichmar
University of Chicago Press, 2012

Weed Anatomy
Aris G.Hansjoerg Kraehmer and Peter Baur
Wiley-Blackwell, 2013

2013

WINNERS!

General Interest
Gardens for a beautiful America 1895-1935 : photographs by Frances Benjamin Johnston.
Sam Watters, 2012 (Acanthus Press)

Technical Interest
Conifers around the world: Conifers of the temperate zones and adjacent regions.
Zsolt Debreczy and István Rácz, 2011 (2012?) (DendroPress)

Technical Interest

Botanical Magazine Monograph: The genus Lachenalia.
Graham Duncan, 2012 (Kew Publishing)

Botanical Magazine Monograph: Hardy heathers from the Northern Hemisphere.
E. Charles Nelson, 2012 (Kew Publishing)

A guide to moist-soil wetland plants of the Mississippi alluvial valley.
Michael L. Schummer, Heath M. Hagy, K. Sarah Fleming and Joshua C. Cheshier, 2012 (University Press of Mississippi)

Flora of the Cayman Islands.
George R. Procter, 2012 (Kew Publishing)

Flora of Tropical East Africa : Apocynaceae Part 2.
Edited by Henk Beentje, 2012 (Kew Publishing)

Huanduj: Brugmansia.
Alistair Hay, Monika Gottschalk and Adolfo Holguin, 2012 (Kew Publishing)

Hardy Cypripedium: Species, hybrids and cultivation.
Werner Frosch and Phillip Cribb, 2012 (Kew Publishing)

Knowing nature: Art and science in Philadelphia 1740-1840.
Edited by Amy R. W. Meyers, 2011 (Yale University Press)

Medicinal plants of China, Korea, and Japan: Bioresources for tomorrow's drugs and cosmetics.
Christophe Wiart, 2012 (CRC Press)

The paper road: archive and experience in the botanical exploration of West China and Tibet.
Erik Mueggler, 2012 (University of California Press)

Picturing the book of nature: Image, text, and argument in sixteenth-century human anatomy and medical botany.
Sachiko Kusukawa, 2012 (The University of Chicago Press)

Visible empire: Botanical expeditions and visual culture in the Hispanic enlightenment.
Daniela Bleichmar, 2012 (University of Chicago Press)

 

General Interest

The Book of gin: A spirited world history from alchemists' stills and colonial outposts to gin palaces, bathtub gin, and artisanal cocktails.
Richard Barnett, 2011 (Grove Press)

Botany for artists.
Lizabeth Leech, 2011 (The Crowood Press)

Breaking through concrete: Building an urban farm revival.
David Hanson and Edwin Marty, 2012 (University of California Press)

Capturing flora: 300 years of Australian botanical art.
Edited by Peter Freund, 2012 ( Art Gallery of Ballarat)

Eating the landscape: American Indian stories of food, identity, and resilience.
Enrique Salmón, 2012 (The University of Arizona Press)

The encyclopedia of cultivated palms (Second Edition).
Robert Lee Riffle, Paul Craft and Scott Zona, 2012 (Timber Press) - [First Edition: 2003]

Exotic Botanical Illustration.
Meriel Thurstan and Rosie Martin, 2012 (Anova Books, Batsford)

George Washington's eye.
Smith, W. Gary, 2011 (Timber Press)

The golden age of botanical art.
Martyn Rix, 2012 (Andre Deutsch, in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)

Latin for gardeners: over 3,000 plant names explained and explored.
Lorraine Harrison, 2012 (The University of Chicago Press)

Marianne North: a very intrepid painter.
Michelle Payne, 2011 (Kew Publishing ; [distributed by the University of Chicago Press])

One writer's garden: Eudora Welty's home place.
Jackson Haltom, Susan Brown, Jane Roy and Langdon Clay, 2012 (University Press of Mississippi)

The organic seed grower.
John Navazio, 2012 (Chelsea Green Publishing)

Planting paradise: Cultivating the garden 1501-1900.
Stephen Harris, 2011 (Bodleian Library, University of Oxford ; [distributed by the University of Chicago Press])

Rosemary Verey: the life & lessons of a legendary gardener.
Barbara Paul Robinson, 2012 (David R. Godine)

Seeing trees.
Nancy Ross Hugo and Robert Llewellyn, 2011 (Timber Press)

Spring wildflowers of the Northeast: A natural history.
Carol Gracie, 2012 (Princeton University Press)

The Timber Press guide to succulent plants of the world: A comprehensive reference to more than 2000 species.
Fred Dortort, 2011 (Timber Press)

2012

2012
In The Footsteps Of Augustine Henry And His Chinese Plant Collectors.: CBHL - 2012 Winner, General Interest category

Ambonese Herbal, 6 Vols. being a description of the most noteworthy trees, shrubs, herbs, land- and water-plants which are found in Amboina and the surrounding islands according to their shape, various names, cultivation, and use / Georg Rumpf: CBHL - 2012 Winner, Technical Interest Winner

Books and naturalists / David Elliston Allen: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Botanic Gardens: Modern-Day Arks / Sara Oldfield: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Botanical sketchbook / Mary Ann Scott with Margaret Stevens ; in association with the Society of Botanical Artists.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

British Arboretum: Trees, Science And Culture In The Nineteenth Century [electronic resource] / by Paul A. Elliott, Charles Watkins and Stephen Daniels: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Curious Death Of Peter Artedi: A Mystery In The History Of Science / Theodore W. Pietsch: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Dirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs / / Michael A. Dirr.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

From Art To Landscape: Unleashing Creativity In Garden Design / W. Gary Smith: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Gathering : memoir of a seed saver / Diane Ott Whealy: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Growing Hardy Orchids; Philip Seaton...Et Al.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Guide To The Flowers Of Western China.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Gymnosperms Of The United States & Canada / Elray S. Nixon ; illustrated by Bruce Lyndon Cunningham: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

High Line : the inside story of New York City's park in the sky / Joshua David and Robert Hammond.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Inventing the garden / Matteo Vercelloni, Virgilio Vercelloni ; with Paola Gallo ; translated by David Stanton: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Last Great Plant Hunt: The Story Of The Millennium Seed Bank Project.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Making of the English gardener / Margaret Willes.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Mushroom / Nicholas P. Money: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Mycophilia: Revelations From The Weird World Of Mushrooms / Eugenia Bone: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Natural History Of The New World: The Ecology And Evolution Of Plants In The Americas / Alan Graham: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Oaks In The Urban Landscape: Selection, Care And Preservation / Laurence R. Costello, Bruce W. Hagen, Katherine S. Jones: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Old Southern Apples: A comprehensive history and description of varieties for collectors, growers, and fruit enthusiasts, 2nd / Creighton Lee Calhoun, Jr.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Phlox: A Natural History And Gardener's Guide / James H. Locklear: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Plants Of Acadia National Park / compiled and edited by Glen H. Mittelhauser, Linda L. Gregory, Sally C. Rooney, and Jill E. Weber: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Seeing Trees: Discover The Extraordinary Secrets Of Everyday Trees.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Smallest Kingdom: Plants And Plant Collectors At The Cape Of Good Hope.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

This Infant Adventure: Offspring Of The Royal Gardens At Kew / Christian Lamb: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Top 100 Food Plants / Ernest Small.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Uses and abuses of plant-derived smoke : it's ethnobotany as hallucinogen, perfume, incense, and medicine / Marcello Pennacchio, Lara Vanessa Jefferson, and Kayri Havens: CBHL - 2012 nominee, General Interest Category

Aloes: The Definitive Guide / S. Carter … Et Al.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

American Herbal Pharmacopoeia: Botanical Pharmacognosy--Microscopic Characterization Of Botanical Medicines.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Aquatic Plants Of Pennsylvania: A Complete Reference Guide / Timothy A. Block and Ann Fowler Rhoads ; illustrations by Anna Aniśko: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Bedouin Ethnobotany: Plant Concepts And Uses In A Desert Pastoral World.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Carnivorous plants and their habitats / Stewart McPherson; Andreas Fleischmann; Alastair Robinson: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Carnivorous plants and their habitats / Stewart McPherson; Andreas Fleischmann; Alastair Robinson: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Floral Diagrams: An Aid To Understanding Flower Morphology And Evolution / Louis P. Ronse De Craene: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Landscape Manifesto / Diana Balmori ; introduction by Michel Conan: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Monographic plant systematics : fundamental assessment of plant biodiversity / edited by Tod F. Stuessy and H. Walter Lack: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

New England Wild Flower Society's Flora Novae Angliae: A Manual For The Identification Of Native And Naturalized Higher Vascular Plants Of New England / Haines, Arthur, illustrated by Elizabeth Farnsworth and Gordon Morrison.: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Sarraceniaceae Of South America / Stewart McPherson ... [et al.]: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Systematic vademecum to the vascular plants of Puerto Rico / Franklin S Axelrod: CBHL - 2012 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2010-2011

2010
Brother Gardeners: Botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession / Andrea Wulf: CBHL - 2010 Winner General Interest category

Ireland's Wild Orchids-A Field Guide / Brendan Sayers & Susan Sex ; photography by Leueen Hill: CBHL - 2010 Winner, Technical Interest Winner

Another World Lies Beyond: Creating Liu Fang Yuan, The Huntington's Chinese Garden / edited by T. June Li: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Botanica magnifica : portraits of the world's most extraordinary flowers & plants / photographs by Jonathan Singer ; text by W. John Kress & Marc Hachadourian: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Edible Wild Mushrooms Of Illinois & Surrounding States: A Field-To-Kitchen Guide / Joe McFarland and Gregory M. Mueller: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Explorer's Garden: Shrubs And Vines From The Four Corners Of The World / Daniel J. Hinkley: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Explorer's Garden: Shrubs And Vines From The Four Corners Of The World / Daniel J. Hinkley: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Flower Hunters / Mary Gribbin & John Gribbin: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

From Yard To Garden: The Domestication Of America's Home Grounds / Christopher Grampp: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Fruits Of Victory: The Woman's Land Army Of America In The Great War / Elaine F. Weiss: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Garden Of Invention: Luther Burbank And The Business Of Breeding Plants / Jane S. Smith: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Global Migrations of Ornamental Plants, How the World Got into Your Garden / by Judith M. Taylor ; with a foreword by Peter H. Raven.: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Gods And Goddesses In The Garden: Greco-Roman Mythology And The Scientific Names Of Plants / Peter Bernhardt.: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

How Trees Die: The Past, Present, And Future Of Our Forests / Jeff Gillman: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Royal flowers of the Netherlands / photography, Dennis A-Tjak ; text, Rien Meijer: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Weeping goldsmith : discoveries in the secret land of Myanmar / W. John Kress ; foreword by Wade Davis.: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

What's Wrong With My Plant? (And How Do I Fix It?): A Visual Guide To Easy Diagnosis And Organic Remedies / David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Wilson's China: A Century On / Mark Flanagan and Tony Kirkham: CBHL - 2010 nominee, General Interest Category

Conifers Of The World: The Complete Reference / James E. Eckenwalder: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Green Roofs In Sustainable Landscape Design / Steven L. Cantor: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

History of natural history : an annotated bibliography : a guide to sources of information histories, bibliographies, biographies, library resources, etc. 2nd ed. / Gavin Bridson: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Lives Of Conifers: A Comparative Account Of The Coniferous Trees / Graham R. Powell: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Manual Of Leaf Architecture / Beth Ellis ... [et al.]: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Mind-Altering And Poisonous Plants Of The World / Michael Wink, Ben-Erik van Wyk: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

New Trees: Recent Introductions To Cultivation / John Grimshaw, Ross Bayton ; line drawings by Hazel Wilks: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Parasitic Flowering Plants / Henning S. Heide-Jørgensen: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Pocket Guide To Rhododendron Species Based On The Descriptions By H.H. Davidian / J.F.J. McQuire and M.L.A. Robinson: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Seedlings Of Barro Colorado Island And The Neotropics / Nancy C. Garwood ; illustrated by Margaret Tebbs ; foreword by Robin Foster: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Systematics, Evolution, And Biogeography Of Compositae / edited by Vicki A. Funk ... [et al.]: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Vegetative Key to the British Flora: A New Approach to Plant Identification / John Poland and Eric Clement: CBHL - 2010 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2011
Keywords In American Landscape Design / Therese O'Malley ; with contributions by Elizabeth Kryder-Reid and Anne L. Helmreich.: CBHL - 2011 Winner Technical category

Oak Spring Herbaria : herbs and herbals from the fourteenth to the nineteenth centuries : a selection of the rare books, manuscripts and works of art in the collection of Rachel Lambert Mellon / Lucia Tongiorgi Tomasi & Tony Willis: CBHL - 2011 Winner, General Interest category

Abundant beauty: The adventurous travels of Marianne North, botanical artist: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Alpines: From Mountain To Garden / Richard Wilford: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Armitage's Vines And Climbers: A Gardener's Guide To The Best Vertical Plants / Allan M. Armitage: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Art Of Plant Evolution / W. John Kress and Shirley Sherwood.: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Charleston Gardens And The Landscape Legacy Of Loutrel Briggs / James R. Cothran: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Designing California native gardens : the plant community approach to artful, ecologial gardens / Glenn Keator and Alrie Middlebrook: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Flora Mirabilis: Botanical exploration, discovery & delight: An illustrated time line / Catherine Herbert Howell ; foreword by Peter H. Raven.: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

How To Grow A School Garden: A Complete Guide For Parents And Teachers.: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

In The Shadow Of Slavery: Africa's Botanical Legacy In The Atlanic World / Judith A. Carney, Richard Nicholas Rosomoff: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Kingdom Fungi: The Biology Of Mushrooms, Molds, And Lichens / Steven L. Stephenson: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Poisonous plants : a guide for parents & childcare providers / Elizabeth A. Dauncey: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Public Produce: The New Urban Agriculture / Darrin Nordahl: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Romantic gardens : nature, art, and landscape design / Elizabeth Barlow Rogers, Elizabeth S. Eustis, John Bidwell.: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Seeds, Sex And Civilization: How The Hidden Life Of Plants Has Shaped Our World / Peter Thompson: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Teaming With Microbes: The Organic Gardener's Guide To The Soil Food Web / Jeff Lowenfels and Wayne Lewis ; foreword by Elaine Ingham: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Unbounded Practice: Women And Landscape Architecture In The Early Twentieth Century / Thaïsa Way: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Why People Need Plants / edited by Carlton Wood & Nicolette Habgood: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Wild Urban Plants Of The Northeast: A Field Guide / Peter Del Tredici ; foreword by Steward T.A. Pickett: CBHL - 2011 nominee, General Interest Category

Alexander Von Humboldt And The Botanical Exploration Of The Americas / by H. Walter Lack: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Baboquivari Mountain Plants: Identification, Ecology, And Ethnobotany / Daniel F. Austin ; with linguistic consultant, David L. Shaul: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Flora : the Aztec herbal / Martin Clayton; Luigi Guerrini; Alejandro de Ávila: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Great experiment in conservation : voices from the Adirondack Park / edited by William F. Porter, Jon D. Erickson, and Ross S. Whaley: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Kew Plant Glossary: An Illustrated Dictionary Of Plant Terms / Henk J. Beentje ; illustrations by Juliet Williamson: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Medical authority and Englishwomen's herbal texts, 1550-1650 / Rebecca Laroche: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Milk Mushrooms Of North America: A Field Identification Guide To The Genus Lactarius / Alan E. Bessette, David B. Harris, and Arleen R. Bessette: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Of books and botany in early modern England: Sixteenth-century plants and print culture / Leah Knight: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Planting And Maintaining A Tree Collection / Simon Toomer: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Trees And Forests [electronic resource]: A Colour Guide: Biology, Pathology, Propagation, Silviculture, Surgery, Biomes, Ecology, conservation / ed. By Bryan G. Bowes: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Urban ecology / [edited by] Kevin J. Gaston: CBHL - 2011 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2008-2009

2008
Order Out Of Chaos: Linnaean Plant Names And Their Types / Charlie Jarvis: CBHL - 2008 Winner Technical category

Encyclopedia Of Garden Ferns / Sue Olsen: CBHL - 2008 Winner, General Interest category

Emily Dickinson's Herbarium / Emily Dickinson: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Flower confidential / Amy Stewart: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Green roof plants : a resource and planting guide / Edmund C. Snodgrass, Lucie L. Snodgrass: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Hellebores : a comprehensive guide / C. Colston Burrell and Judith Knott Tyler ; photography by C. Colston Burrell and Richard Tyler ; foreword by Daniel J. Hinkley: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Nature's palette: the science of plant color / David Lee: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Rain gardens: managing water sustainably in the garden and designed landscape / Nigel Dunnett and Andy Clayden: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Viburnums: flowering shrubs for every season / Michael A. Dirr: CBHL - 2008 nominee, General Interest Category

Amazon River Fruits: Flavors for Conservation / Nigel Smith, Rodolfo Vásquez, Walter H. Wust: CBHL - 2008 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Benjamin Smith Barton : naturalist and physician in Jeffersonian America / written by Joseph Ewan and Nesta Dunn Ewan ; edited by Victoria C. Hollowell, Eileen P. Duggan, Marshall R. Crosby: CBHL - 2008 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Flowering plant families of the world / V.H. Heywood ... [et al.].: CBHL - 2008 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Macrolichens of New England : Descriptions, color illustrations, identification keys, conservation status / James W. Hinds, Patricia L. Hinds ; line drawings by Alison C. Dibble: CBHL - 2008 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Nectaries and nectar [electronic resource] / edited by Susan W. Nicolson, Massimo Nepi, and Ettore Pacini: CBHL - 2008 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2009
Fruits and Plains: The Horticultural Transformation of America / Philip J. Pauly: CBHL - 2009 Winner General Interest category

Genera Palmarum: The Evolution And Classification Of Palms / John Dransfield ... [et al: CBHL - 2009 Winner, Technical Interest Winner

Taxonomic literature : a selective guide to botanical publications and collections with dates, commentaries and types. Supplement VII. F-Frer / Frans A. Stafleu and Erik A. Mennega.: CBHL - 2009 Special Mention

Art and science of William Bartram / Judith Magee: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Botanical progress, horticultural innovation and cultural changes / edited by Michel Conan and W. John Kress: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Chicago Gardens: The Early History / Cathy Jean Maloney: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Edible: An Illustrated Guide To The World's Food Plants.: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Flowers And Herbs Of Early America / Lawrence D. Griffith ; photography by Barbara Temple Lombardi.: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Gardens And Imagination: Cultural History And Agency / edited by Michel Conan: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Gardens: A Literary Companion [electronic resource] / Merilyn Simonds: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Glistening Carnivores: The Sticky-Leaved Insect-Eating Plants / Stewart McPherson: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Louis XIV's Botanical Engravings / Alain Renaux: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Magnificent buildings, splendid gardens / David R. Coffin ; edited by Vanessa Bezemer Sellers: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens Illustrated Dictionary Of Orchid Genera / Peggy Alrich and Wesley Higgins ; Bruce Hansen ... [et al.], editors ; foreword by Peter H. Raven: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Middle East garden traditions : unity and diversity : questions, methods and resources in a multicultural perspective / edited by Michel Conan: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Nature's beloved son : rediscovering John Muir's botanical legacy / Bonnie J. Gisel ; with images by Stephen J. Joseph ; foreword by David Rains Wallace: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Perennials Short And Tall: A Seasonal Progression Of Flowers For Your Garden / Moya L. Andrews ; Illustrated by Gillian Harris.: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Trees For All Seasons: Broadleaved Evergreens For Temperate Climates / Sean Hogan.: CBHL - 2009 nominee, General Interest Category

Britton's botanical empire : The New York Botanical Garden and American botany, 1888-1929 / Peter Philip Mickulas: CBHL - 2009 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Clifford's banana plant / Carl Linnaeus ; translated into English by Stephen Freer, with an introduction by Staffan Mũller-Wille: CBHL - 2009 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Duke's handbook of medicinal plants of Latin America / James A. Duke: CBHL - 2009 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Natural History Of Conifers / Aljos Farjon ; foreword by William G. Chaloner.: CBHL - 2009 nominee, Technical Interest Category

New Taxonomy / Quentin D. Wheeler: CBHL - 2009 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Plant Form: An Illustrated Guide To Flowering Plant Morphology. Rev Ed / Adrian D. Bell ; with line drawings by Alan Bryan: CBHL - 2009 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2006-2007

2006
Naming Of Names: The Search For Order In The World Of Plants / Anna Pavord.: CBHL - 2006 Winner General Interest category

Legumes Of The World / Gwilym Lewis: CBHL - 2006 Winner, Technical Interest Winner

America's curious botanist : A tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram (1699-1777) / edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Food Plants Of The World: An Illustrated Guide / Ben-Erik van Wyk: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Gardens Of The Arts And Crafts Movement : Reality And Imagination / By Judith B.Tankard: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Jade garden : new & notable plants from Asia / Peter Wharton, Brent Hine, and Douglas Justice in association with the University of British Columbia Botanical Garden & Centre for Plant Research ; with the assistance of David Tarrant ... [et al.]: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder / Richard Louv.: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder / Richard Louv.: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

New flowering : 1000 Years of Botanical Art / Shirley Sherwood with contributions by Stephen A. Harris and Barrie E. Juniper: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Plants from the edge of the world : new explorations in the Far East / Mark Flanagan and Tony Kirkham: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Teaching the trees : lessons from the forest / Joan Maloof: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Understanding orchids : an uncomplicated guide to growing the world's most exotic plants / William Cullina: CBHL - 2006 nominee, General Interest Category

Baroque garden cultures : emulation, sublimation, subversion / edited by Michel Conan: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Biodiversity, ecosystems, and conservation in northern Mexico / edited by Jean-Luc E. Cartron, Gerardo Ceballos, Richard Stephen Felger: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Cyperaceae : Sedges / Robert H. Mohlenbrock: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Diseases of trees and shrubs, 2nd ed. / Wayne A. Sinclair and Howard H. Lyon.: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Edible Forest gardens, v. 1 & 2 / Dave Jacke with Eric Toensmeier: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Florida ethnobotany : Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, Arizona : with more than 500 species illustrated by Penelope N. Honychurch ... [et al.] / Daniel F. Austin: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Genus Sorbus : Mountain ash and other rowans / Hugh McAllister ; with illustrations by Josephine Hague ; edited by Brian Mathew: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Growing Orchids from Seed / Philip Seaton, Margaret Ramsay: CBHL - 2006 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2007
Defiant gardens : making gardens in wartime / Kenneth I. Helphand: CBHL - 2007 Winner General Interest category

Tropical Garden Flora: Plants Cultivated In The Hawaiian Islands And Other Tropical Places / George W. Staples, Derral R. Herbst ; assisted by Clyde T. Imada, Katie Anderson, and collaborators ; botanical illustrations by Anna Stone: CBHL - 2007 Winner, Technical Interest Winner

Botanical riches : stories of botanical exploration / Richard Aitken: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

City Trees: A Historical Geography from the Renaissance Through the Nineteenth Century / Henry W. Lawrence: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Colonizing nature : the tropics in British arts and letters, 1760-1820 / Beth Fowkes Tobin: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Discovering Fruit And Nuts: A Comprehensive Guide To The Cultivation, Uses And Health Benefits Of Over 300 Food-Producing Plants / Susanna Lyle: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Pitcher plants of the Americas / by Stewart McPherson: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Plant / Janet Marinelli: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Practical science for gardeners / Mary M. Pratt: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Science of describing : natural history in Renaissance Europe / Brian W. Ogilvie.: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Seeds: Time Capsules Of Life / Rob Kesseler & Wolfgang Stuppy: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Tales of the rose tree : ravishing rhododendrons and their travels around the world / by Jane Brown: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Tour of the flowering plants : based on the classification system of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group / texts and photographs by Priscilla Spears: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Tree : a natural history of what trees are, how they live, and why they matter / Colin Tudge: CBHL - 2007 nominee, General Interest Category

Botany illustrated [electronic resource] : introduction to plants, major groups, flowering plant families, 2nd / by Janice Glimn-Lacy and Peter B. Kaufman: CBHL - 2007 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Woody plants of Western African forests : a guide to the forest trees, shrubs and lianes from Senegal to Ghana / William Hawthorne, Carel Jongkind ; illustrated by R. Wise and M. Spitteler: CBHL - 2007 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2004-2005

2004
Gardens and historic plants of the antebellum South / James R. Cothran: CBHL - 2004 Winner General Interest category

Slipper orchids of Vietnam : with an introduction to the flora of Vietnam / Leonid Averyanov ... [et al.] ; watercolours, Carol Woodin: CBHL - 2004 Winner Technical category

American Woodland Garden: Capturing The Spirit Of The Deciduous Forest / Rick Darke.: CBHL - 2003, 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Eye Of The Lynx: Galileo, His Friends, And The Beginnings Of Modern Natural History / David Freedberg: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Flora: A Gardener's Encyclopedia, 2 Vols / Sean Hogan: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Flowering Of Florence: Botanical Art For The Medici / Lucia Tongiorgi Tomasi, Gretchen A. Hirschauer: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Genus Epimedium And Other Herbaceous Berberidaceae.: CBHL - 2004 nominee, Technical Interest Categorynical Interest Category

Guide To The Vascular Plants Of Central French Guiana; Pt. 2: Dicotyledons / Scott A. Mori: CBHL - 2004 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Illustrated Handbook Of Succulent Plants: Dicotyledons: CBHL - 2004 nominee, Technical Interest Categorynical Interest Category

In Praise Of Plants; Trans. By David Lee.: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Influential Gardeners: The Designers Who Shaped 20th-Century Garden Style / Andrew Wilson: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Lewis And Clark's Green World: The Expedition And Its Plants.: CBHL - 2004, 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Modern Garden Design: Innovation Since 1900 / Janet Waymark: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Native Plants For High-Elevation Western Gardens / Janice Busco and Nancy R. Morin ; photographs by Gene Balzer: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Natural History Of The Chicago Region / Joel Greenberg: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Picturesque Gardens in Europe / John Dixon Hunt.: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Plants And People Of Nepal / N P Manandhar:  Sanjay Manandhar: CBHL - 2004, nominee, Technical Interest Category

Plants Of The Lewis And Clark Expedition / H. Wayne Phillips: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Rock Garden Design And Construction / North American Rock Garden Society ; edited by Jane McGary: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Rose: An Illustrated History / Peter Harkness ; preface by Graham Stuart Thomas.: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Roses: A Celebration / Wayne Winterrowd: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Tree Bark: A Color Guide / Hugues Vaucher ; translated and edited by James E. Eckenwalder.: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Well-Designed Mixed Garden: Building Beds And Borders With Trees, Shrubs, Perennials, Annuals, And Bulbs / Tracy DiSabato-Aust: CBHL - 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

2005
Native trees for North American landscapes : from the Atlantic to the Rockies / Guy Sternberg with Jim Wilson.: CBHL - 2005 Winner, General Interest category

Ethnoflora Of The Soqotra Archipelago / Anthony G. Miller, Miranda Morris ; designed by Diccon Alexander ; edited by Ruth Atkinson: CBHL - 2005 Winner, Technical Interest Winner

American Household Botany: A History Of Useful Plants, 1620-1900.: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Compleat Squash: A Passionate Grower's Guide To Pumpkins, Squashes, And Gourds / / Amy Goldman ; photographs by Victor Schrager ; foreword by Kent Whealy: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Dangerous Garden: The Quest For Plants To Change Our Lives / David Stuart: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Garden Insects Of North America: The Ultimate Guide To Backyard Bugs / Whitney Cranshaw: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Garden Plants Of Japan / Ran Levy-Yamamori, Gerard Taaffe ; foreword by E. Charles Nelson: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Gardens Of New Spain: How Mediterranean Plants And Foods Changed America / by William W. Dunmire ; illustrated by Evangeline L. Dunmire: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Gathering Moss: A Natural And Cultural History Of Mosses / by Robin Wall Kimmerer: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

George Forrest: Plant Hunter / Brenda McLean: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Lewis And Clark's Green World: The Expedition And Its Plants.: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Mendel In The Kitchen: A Scientist's View Of Genetically Modified Foods / Nina V. Fedoroff and Nancy Marie Brown: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Restoring American Gardens: An Encyclopedia Of Heirloom Ornamental Plants, 1640-1940 // Denise Wiles Adams: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Wild Lilies, Irises, And Grasses: Gardening With California Monocots: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Year At Kew.: CBHL - 2005 nominee, General Interest Category

Cacti Of Eastern Brazil.: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Field Guide To Ethiopian Orchids.: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Genus Lavandula / Tim Upson and Susyn Andrews ; with illustrations by Georita Harriott, Christabel King and Joanna Langhorne: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Passiflora: Passionflowers Of The World / Torsten Ulmer & John M. MacDougal ; with drawings by Bettina Ulmer: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Plant Resins: Chemistry, Evolution, Ecology, And Ethnobotany / Jean H. Langenheim: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Pteridophytes Of Mexico / John T. Mickel and Alan R. Smith: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

Scientific Papers Of G. Ledyard Stebbins (1929-2000) / Daniel J. Crawford and Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis.: CBHL - 2005 nominee, Technical Interest Category

2000-2003

2000
Native American ethnobotany / Daniel E. Moerman: CBHL - 2000 Winner

2001
Conifers of California / Ronald M. Lanner ; featuring the art of Eugene O. Murman: CBHL - 2001 Special Mention

Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker : traveller & plant collector / Ray Desmond ; preface by Sir Ghillean Prance: CBHL - 2001 Winner

2002
Bamboo for gardens / Ted Jordan Meredith: CBHL - 2002 Winner General Interest category

Lichens of North America / Irwin M. Brodo, Sylvia Duran Sharnoff, Stephen Sharnoff ; with selected drawings by Susan Laurie-Bourque and published in collaboration with the Canadian Museum of Nature: CBHL - 2002 Winner Technical category

2003
Greater Perfection: The Story Of The Gardens At Les Quatre Vents.: CBHL - 2003 Winner General Interest category

Cactus family / Edward F. Anderson ; with a foreword by Wilhelm Barthlott ; and a chapter on cactus cultivation by Roger Brown: CBHL - 2003 Winner Technical category

Alpine Plants Of North America: An Encyclopedia Of Mountain Flowers From The Rockies To Alaska / Graham Nicholls ; Rick Lupp, consulting editor ; foreword by Bobby Ward: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

American Woodland Garden: Capturing The Spirit Of The Deciduous Forest / Rick Darke.: CBHL - 2003, 2004 nominee, General Interest Category

Brugmansia And Datura: Angel's Trumpets And Thorn Apples / / Ulrike and Hans-Georg Preissel.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Bulbs / John E. Bryan: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Clivias / Harold Koopowitz ; with photographs by James Comstock ; foreword by Peter Smithers: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category, 2004, Technical Interest Category

Coast Redwood: A Natural And Cultural History / John Evarts and Marjorie Popper ; written by Michael Barbou: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Cycads / Loran M. Whitelock: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Dirr's Trees And Shrubs For Warm Climates: An Illustrated Encyclopedia / Michael A. Dirr: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Dumbarton Oaks: Garden Into Art / Susan Tamulevich ; photographs by Ping Amranand ; foreword by Philip Johnson ; design by Massimo Vignelli: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Encyclopedia Of Gardens: History And Design, 3 Vols / Candice A. Shoemaker.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Encyclopedia Of Shade Perennials / W. George Schmid: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Farm As Natural Habitat: Reconnecting Food Systems With Ecosystems Dana L. Jackson and Laura L. Jackson.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Flora Of Glacier National Park, Montana / Peter Lesica: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Food Plants Of The Sonoran Desert / Wendy C. Hodgson: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Gardening With Carnivores: Sarracenia Pitcher Plants In Cultivation & In The Wild / Nick Romanowski: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Grounds For Pleasure: Four Centuries Of The American Garden / Denise Otis: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Handbook Of Medicinal Herbs / James A. Duke, with Mary Jo Bogenschutz-Godwin, Judi duCellier, Peggy-Ann K. Duke: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category, 2004, Technical Interest Category

Index Kewensis; Supplement 21: Names Of Seedbearing Plants At The Rank Of Family And Below Published Between January 1996 And The End Of 2000, With Some Omissions From Earlier Years.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Insects And Gardens: In Pursuit Of A Garden Ecology / Eric Grissell ; with photographs by Carll Goodpasture.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Native Trees, Shrubs, And Vines: A Guide To Using, Growing, And Propagating North American Plants / William Cullina: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Plants That Shaped Our Gardens / David Stuart: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Remarkable Trees Of The World / Thomas Pakenham: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Rodale's Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Organic Gardening / Pauline Pears: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Rose's Kiss: A Natural History Of Flowers / Peter Bernhardt ; illustrations by John Myers: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Stone In The Garden: Inspiring Designs And Practical Projects / Gordon Hayward ; illustrations by Gordon Morrison: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Tending the Earth : A Gardening Manifesto / Lorraine Johnson.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Two Gardeners: Katharine S. White And Elizabeth Lawrence: A Friendship In Letters / Emily Herring Wilson: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

 

 

Blue Prints: The Natural World In Cyanotype Photographs.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Chihuly: Gardens And Glass.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Empire Of Plants: People And Plants That Changed The World.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Gardening With Prairie Plants: How To Create Beautiful Native Landscapes.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Genus Daphne / Josef J. Halda:  Ill. By Jarmila Halda: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Holden Arboretum / Ian Adams: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

In Search Of Lost Roses.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

In Veronica's Garden / Cadwaladr, Margaret.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

New York City Trees: A Field Guide For The Metropolitan Area.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Plants Of Mystery And Magic: A Photographic Guide.: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category

Plants And People Of Nepal / N P Manandhar:  Sanjay Manandhar: CBHL - 2003 nominee, General Interest Category, 2004, nominee, Technical Interest Category

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