New Books: 2020

This is my monthly compilation of new gardening books based on notices from publishers and news from colleagues and authors. This is not meant to represent all gardening books but certainly provides one an idea of the variety of gardening books that are published. Use this list to keep abreast of current trends and practices as well as a resource for gifts.

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February 2020

Your Edible Yard: Landscaping with Fruits and Vegetables by Crystal Stevens, New Society Publishers

Grow Your Soil! Harness the Power of Microbes to Create Your Best Garden Ever by Diane Miessler, Story Books

Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard, by Douglas Tallamy, Timber Press

Floret Farm’s A Year in Flowers: Designing Gorgeous Arrangements for Every Season by Erin Benzakein and Chris Benzakein, et. al, Chronicle Books

Small Garden Style: A Design Guide for Outdoor Rooms and Containers by Isa Hendry Eaton and Jennifer Blaise Kramer, Ten Speed Press

How to Create Your Garden: Ideas and Advice for Transforming Your Outdoor Space by Adam Frost, DK Publishing

Your Well-Being Garden: How to Make your Garden Good for You by DK Publishing

No-Till Intensive Vegetable Culture: Pesticide-free Methods for Restoring Soil and Growing Nutrient-rich, High-yielding Crops by Bryan O’Hara, Chelsea Green Publishing

January 2020

The Oudolf Gardens at Durslade Farm: Plants and Planting by Rory Dusoir and Piet Oudolf, Filbert Press

Bouquets: With How-to Tutorials by Laura Dowling, Stichting Kunstboak

The Complete Book of Ferns: Indoor, Outdoors, Growing, Crafting, History and Lore by Mobee Weinstein, Cool Springs Press

Organic Gardening for Everyone: Homegrown Vegetables Made Easy (No Experience Required) by CaliKim, Cool Springs Press

The Pollinator Victory Garden: Win the War on Pollinator Decline with Ecological Gardens by Kim Eierman, Quarry Books

The Family Garden Plan: Grow a Year’s Worth of Sustainable and Healthy Food by Melissa Norris, Harvest House Publishers

Chasing Eden: Design Inspiration from the Gardens at Hortulus Farm by Jack Staub, Renny Reynolds and Rob Cardillo, Timber Press