New Books: 2020 and 2021

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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September 2021

House Planted: Choosing, Growing, and Styling the Perfect Plants for Your Space by Lisa Munoz, Ten Speed Press

No Fear Gardening: How to Think Like a Gardener by Charlie Hart, Constable Publisher

How Not to Kill Your Houseplants by Trisha Bora, Ebury Press

Raised-Bed Gardening for Beginners: Everything You Need to Know to Start and Sustain a Thriving Garden by Tammy Wylie, Rockridge Press

In Kiltumper: A Year in an Irish garden by Niall Williams and Christine Breen, Bloomsbury Publishing

Heritage Roses: A Collection of Essays and Lessons by Connie Hilker, Independently Published

August 2021

A Year Full of Flowers: Gardening for all Seasons by Sarah Raven and Jonathan Buckley, Bloomsbury Publishing

Weeds: The Beauty and Uses of 50 Vagabond Plants by the Royal Horticultural Society and Gareth Richards, Welbeck Publishing

Urban Gardening: How to Set up the Perfect Indoor Gardening Environment to Grow Luscious and Healthy Plants–Hydroponics by Cherish Henderson, Readers First Publishing

The Joy of Living with Plants: Ideas and Inspiration for Indoor Gardens by Isabelle Palmer, CICO Books Publisher

Creating a Mediterranean Garden: Planting a Low Water, Low Maintenance Paradise Anywhere by Pattie Barron, Lorenz Books

This Is Your Mind on Plants by Michael Pollan, Penguin Press

Plants in Design: A Guide to Designing with Southern Landscape Plants by Brad Davis and David Nichols, University of Georgia Press

Plants for Your Food Forest: 500 Plants for Temperate Food Forests and Permaculture Gardens by Plants for a Future, independently published

July 2021

The Plant Propagator’s Bible: A Step-by-Step Guide to Propagating Every Plant in your Garden by Miranda Smith, Cool Springs Press

Herb Gardening for Beginners: A Simple Guide to Growing and Using Culinary and Medicinal Herbs at Home by Marc Thoma, Rockridge Press

Urban Farmers: The Now (and How) of Growing Food in the City by gestalten, Valery Rizzo and Monica Goya, publisher is gestalten

The Heirloom Gardener: Traditional Plants and Skills for the Modern World by John Forti, Timber Press

England’s Magnificent Gardens: How a Billion-Dollar Industry Transformed a Nation, From Charles II to Today by Roderick Floud, Pantheon

Beauty of the Wild: A Life Designing Landscapes Inspired by Nature by Darrel Morrison, Library of American Landscape History

Gardens in my Life by Arabella Lennox-Boyd, Head of Zeus

Organic Gardening for Beginners: An Eco-Friendly Guide to Growing Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs by Lisa Lombardo, Rockridge Press

June 2021

The Complete Gardener: A Practical, Imaginative Guide to Every Aspect of Gardening by Monty Don, DK Publishers

The Ultimate Container Gardening Guidebook: An Easy Gardening Guide for Your Daily Activity in Your Backyard by Kevin Walsh, self-published

The Hummingbird Handbook by John Shewey, Timber Press

Bicycling with Butterflies by Sara Dykman, Timber Press

The Gardener’s Guide to Starting Seeds Indoors for Self-sufficient Backyard Homesteaders by Elizabeth Grove, Independently Published

Under Western Skies: Visionary Gardens from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Coast by Jennifer Jewel and Caitlin Atkinson, Timber Press

Your Houseplant’s First Year: The Care and Feeding of Your First Grown by Deborah Martin and Yu Kito Lee, Castle Point Books

Shakespeare’s Gardens by Jackie Bennett and Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Frances Lincoln Publishers

A Beginner’s Guide to Terrarium Gardening: Succulents, Air Plants, Cacti, Moss and More by Sueko Katsuji, Motoko Suzuki and Kazuto Kihara and Yuya Ohyama, Tuttle Publishing

Growing Conifers: The Complete Illustrated Gardening and Landscaping Guide by John J. Albers and David E. Perry, New Society Publishers

Pawpaws: The Complete Growing and Marketing Guide by Blake Cothron, New Society Publishers

Growing Flowers: Everything you Need to Know About Planting, Tending, Harvesting and Arranging Beautiful Blooms by Niki Irving, Mango Publishing

The Flower Yard: Growing Flamboyant Flowers in Containers by Arthur Parkinson, Kyle Books

Seed to Dust: Life, Nature and a Country Garden by Marc Hamer, Greystone Books

Miniscapes: Create Your Own Terrarium, second edition, by Clea Cregan, Hardie Grant

May 2021

A Gardener’s Compendium: Gardening with the Senses: Gardening in the Twitter World in 140 Characters, volume 3  by Teresa Watkins, Xulon Press. Volume 2 is Gardening in Time and Place and Volume 1 is Gardening with Life.

The Art of Flowers by Jordan Marxer, 83 Press

Extraordinary Orchids by Sandra Knapp, University of Chicago Press

New Wild Garden: Natural-Style Planting and Practicalities by Ian Hodgson, White Lion Publishing (revised edition).

Lessons from Plants by Beronda L. Montgomery, Harvard University Press

Wild Creations: Inspiring Projects to Create Plus Plant Care Tips and Styling Ideas for Your Own Wild Interiors by Hilton Carter, CICO Books

The Naturally Beautiful Garden: Designs That Engage with Wildlife and Nature by Kathryn Bradley-Hole, Rizzoli Publishers

Immersion: Living and Learning in an Olmsted Garden by Nola Anderson, Damiani Publishers

The Nature of Oaks: The Rich Ecology of Our Most Essential Native Trees by Douglas W. Tallamy, Timber Press

Micro Food Gardening: Project Plans and Plants for Growing Fruits and Vegetables in Tiny Spaces by Jennifer McGuinness, Cool Springs Press

A Woman’s Garden: Grow Beautiful Plants and Make Useful Things by Tanya Anderson, Cool Springs Press

The Artisan Herbalist: Making Teas, Tinctures, and Oils at Home by Bevin Cohen, New Society Publishers

Tiny Plants: Discover the Joys of Growing and Collecting Itty Bitty Houseplants by Leslie F. Halleck, Cool Springs Press

All About Flowers: James Vick’s Nineteenth Century Seed Company by Thomas J. Mickey, Swallow Press

Tropical Plants and How to Love Them: Building a Relationship with Heat Loving Plants When You Don’t Live in the Tropics by Marianne Willburn, Cool Springs Press

Herbal Houseplants: Grow Beautiful Herbs Indoors! by Susan Betz, Cool Springs Press

April 2021

Tiny Victory Gardens: Growing Good Food Without a Yard by Acadia Tucker, Stone Pier Press

Floret Farm’s Discovering Dahlias: A Guide to Growing and Arranging Magnificent Blooms, by Erin Benzakein, Chronicle Books

Crafting with Herbs: Do-It-Yourself Botanical Décor, Beauty Products, Kitchen Essentials, and More by Debbie Wolfe, Skyhorse Publishing

Dear Friend and Gardener: Letters on Life and Gardening by Beth Chatto and Christopher Lloyd, White Lion Publishing (paperback version of the 1998 hardback)

Grow Bag Gardening: The Revolutionary Way to Grow Bountiful Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits, and Flowers in Lightweight, Eco-Friendly Fabric Pots by Kevin Espiritu, Cool Spring Press

The Forager’s Pantry: Cooking with Wild Edibles by Ellen Zachos, Gibbs Smith Publisher

The Beginner’s Guide to Growing Great Vegetables by Lorene Edwards Forkner, Timber Press

Crafting with Herbs: Do-It-Yourself Botanical Décor, Beauty Products, Kitchen Essentials, and More by Debbie Wolfe, Skyhorse Publishing

1,001 Gardening Tips and Tricks: Timeless Advice for Growing Vegetables, Flowers, Shrubs and More by Mary Rose Quigg, Skyhorse Publishing

Sustainable Gardening: Grow a “Greener” Low Maintenance Landscape with Fewer Resources by Vincent Simeone, Cool Springs Press

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: 4 Weeks Vegetables, by Jaqueline McFarland, Readers First Publishing

Raised Bed Gardening: Timeless Gardening Tips for Growing Healthy Plants by Laura Watts, Readers First Publishing

Gardening for Beginners: What to Grow Today? By Amelie Sampson, Readers First Publishing

March 2021

The Business of Botanicals: Exploring the Healing Promise of Plant Medicines in a Global Industry by Ann Armbrecht, Chelsea Green publishing

Rosa: The Story of the Rose, by Peter E. Kukielski and Charles Phillips, Yale University Press

My Houseplant Changed my Life: Green Well-being for the Great Indoors by David Domoney, DK Publishing

The First-Time Gardener: Growing Plants and Flowers: All the Know-How You Need to Plant and Tend Outdoor Areas Using Eco-Friendly Methods, by Sean and Allison McManus, Cool Springs Press

Deer-Resistant Native Plants for the Northeast by Ruth Rogers Clausen and Gregory D. Tepper, Timber Press

Floratopia: 110 Flower Garden Ideas for Your Yard, Patio or Balcony by Jan Johnsen, Countryman Press

A Year at Clove Brook Farm: Gardening, Tending Flocks, Keeping Bees, Collecting Antiques and Entertaining friends  by Christopher Spitzmiller, Rizzoli Publishers

The First-time Gardener: Growing Vegetables by Jessica Sowards, Quarto Homes

Potted History: How Houseplants Took Over Our Homes by Catherine Horwood, Pimpernel Press

February 2021

Grow Your Own Spices: Harvest Homegrown Ginger, Turmeric, Saffron, Wasabi, Vanilla, Cardamom and other Incredible Spices No Matter Where You Live by Tasha Greer, Cool Springs Press

Striking Succulent Gardens: Plants and Plans for Designing Your Low-Maintenance Landscape by Gabriel Frank, Ten Speed Press

New Naturalism: Designing and Planting a Resilient, Ecologically Vibrant Home Garden by Kelly D. Norris, Cool Springs Press

The New Heirloom Garden by Ellen Ecker Ogden, Penguin Random House

The Comic Book Guide to Growing Food Step-by-Step Vegetable Garden for Everyone by Joseph Tychonievich, Ten Speed Press

Fearless Gardening: Be Bold, Break the Rules, and Grow What You Love by Loree Bohl, Timber Press

Gardening in Summer-Dry Climates: Plants for a Lush, Water-Conscious Landscape by Nora Harlow and Saxon Holt, Timber Press

January 2021

The Complete Guide to No-Dig Gardening: Grow Beautiful Vegetables, Herbs, and Flowers the Easy Way! by Charlie Nardozzi, Cool Springs Press

Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden by Jessica Walliser, Storey Publishing

Growing Under Cover: Techniques for a More Productive, Weather-Resistant, Pest-Free Vegetable Garden by Niki Jabbour, Storey Publishing

Complete Container Herb Gardening: Design and Grow Beautiful, Bountiful, Herb-Filled Pots by Sue Goetz, Cool Springs Press

Adventures in Eden: An Intimate Tour of the Private Gardens of Europe by Carolyn Mullet Timber Press

Wildlife Garden: Create a Home for Garden-Friendly Animals, Insects and Birds by Ursula Kopp, Cool Spring Press

The Edible Ecosystem Solution: Growing Biodiversity in Your Backyard and Beyond by Zach Loeks, New Society Publisher

Herbarium: The Quest to Preserve and Classify the World’s Plants by Barbara M. Thiers, Timber Press

December 2020

The Wardian Case: How a Simple Box Moved Plants and Changed the World by Luke Keogh, University of Chicago Press

Japanese Gardening: A Practical Guide to Creating a Japanese-style Garden with 700 step-by-step Photographs by Charles Chesshire, Lorenze Books

Bonsai: A Beginner’s Guide on How to Cultivate and Care for Bonsai Trees by Aiko Sato, publisher is Aiko Sato

Container Vegetable Gardening: A Simple Guide to Growing a Bounty of Food in Pots, Raised Beds or Tubs, by Mathews Holmes and Roger Markham, Diamond Mind (Book 1 of 4 of the Complete Gardeners Guide)

Kitchen Gardening for Beginners: Enjoy Your Home-Grown Food and Design your Backyard like an Amazing Landscape of Fruits and Vegetables  by Mathews Holmes and Roger Markham, Diamond Mind (Book 2 of 4 of the Complete Gardeners Guide)

Landscape Gardening for Beginners: Design Your Landscape to Transform your Garden into an Amazing Outdoor Living Room by Mathews Holmes and Roger Markham, Diamond Mind (Book 3 of 4 of the Complete Gardeners Guide)

Home Landscape Design Gardening: Create Smooth Lines Landscapes Using Stunning Flower Combinations… by Mathews Holmes and Roger Markham, Diamond Mind (Book 4 of 4 of the Complete Gardeners Guide)

Flower School: A Practical Guide to the Art of Flower Arranging by Calvert Crary, Black Dog and Leventhal

An Onion in my Pocket: My Life with Vegetables by Deborah Madison, Knopf

Starting and Saving Seeds: Grow the Perfect Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs and Flowers for your Garden by Julie Thompson-Adolf, Cool Springs Press (paperback form published November 2020)

Raised Bed Gardening: The Backyard Gardening Guide to an Organic Vegetable Garden… by Dion Rosser, Franelty Publications

Square Foot Gardening: A Beginner’s Guide to Square Foot Gardening at Home by Mitch Davidson, Ingram Publishing

Easy Ikebana: 30 Beautiful Flower Arrangements You Can Make in Three Simple Steps by Shinichi Nagatsuka, Tuttle Publishing

November 2020

Garden Secrets of Bunny Mellon by Linda Jane Holden, Bryan Huffman, Thomas Lloyd, (publisher) Gibbs Smith

American Gardens by Monty Don, Prestel

The Spirit of Botany: Aromatic Recipes and Rituals by Jill McKeever, Andrews McMeel

Garden Portraits: Experiences of Natural Beauty by Larry Lederman, The Monacelli Press

Iwigara: American Indian Ethnobotanical Traditions and Science by Enrique
Salmon, Timber Press

Charles Dowding’s No Dig Gardening Course 1: From Weeds to Vegetables Easily and Quickly by Charles Dowding, No Dig Garden

The Complete Gardener’s Guide: The One-Stop Guide to Plan, Sow, Plant, and Grow Your Garden by DK Publishers

Landscaping for Beginners: The Ultimate Guide to Create the Perfect Garden Design by Roger French, Alexandru Molosnic

Raised Bed Gardening by Jackie Samuel Green, Charlie Creative Lab

Hydroponics for Beginners: The Complete Guide to Hydroponics and Aquaponic Gardening by Tom Garden, Charlie Creative Lab

Hydroponics for Advanced: The Ultimate Hydroponic and Aquaponic Gardening Guide by Tom Garden, Charlie Creative Lab

Hydroponics Systems by Jackie Samuel Green, Charlie Creative Lab

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: A Beginner’s Guide to Home Gardening in Urban Contexts, Grow Fresh and Organic Vegetables Indoors in Kitchens or Planting in Your Backyards by Barbara Smith, Charlie Creative Lab

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: 2 books in 1: Starter Vegetable Gardens and Organic Gardening for Beginners: Find Out Everything You Need to Cultivate Your Fruit and Grow More Using Less Space by Aida Campbell, Aloha Publishing

Starter Vegetable Gardens: A Practical Guide to Grow Your Vegetables and Fruit: Discover the Effectiveness of Growing your Garden by Using the Raised Bed Technique by Aida Campbell, Aloha Publishing

Organic Gardening for Beginners: Everything You Need to Start Your Organic Garden and Grow your Fruits, Vegetable and Herbs by Aida Campbell, Aloha Publishing

Kitchen Gardening: 35 Genius Gardening Hacks that Actually Work: How to Grow Vegetable and Fruits Even in Small Spaces by Lisa Clark, Charlie Creative Lab

Container Gardening for Beginners: Dress up Your Garden with These Ideas for Gorgeous Plants Full of Flowers, Veggies, Berries and More by Lisa Clark, Charlie Creative Lab

Container Gardening for Beginners: The Complete Guide to Grow Vegetables, Herbs, Plants, Organic, Microgreens, Flowers in Pots and Containers at Home by Richard Cerot, Charlie Creative Lab

October 2020

Gardening with Drought-Friendly Plants by Tony Hall, Royal Botanic Gardens

The Botanical Adventures of Joseph Banks by Christina Harrison, Royal Botanic Gardens

Uprooted: A Gardener Reflects on Beginning Again by Page Dickey, Timber Press

Native Ferns, Moss and Grasses by William Cullina, Echo Point Books

Floriography: An Illustrated Guide to the Victorian Language of Flowers by Jessica Roux, Andrews McMeel Publishing

The Modern Cottage Garden: A Fresh Approach to a Classic Style by Greg Loades, Timber Press

Succulents and All Things Under Glass: Ideas and Inspiration for Indoor Gardens by Isabelle Palmer, CICO Books

The Rose in Fashion by Amy de la Haye, Yale University Press

Kew: The Witch’s Garden: Plants in Folklore, Magic and Traditional Medicine by Sandra Lawrence, Welbeck Publishing

A Curious Garden of Herbs: Cultivated and Wild: Culinary, Medicine, Cordial, and Amusing; of the 18th Century by Kay K. Moss and Suzanne S. Simmons, University of Georgia Press

Flower: Exploring the World in Bloom by Phaidon editors

Killer Plants: Growing and Caring for Flytraps, Pitcher Plants, and Other Deadly Flora by Molly Williams, Running Press Adult

Royal Gardens of the World: 21 Celebrated Gardens from the Alhambra to Highgrove and Beyond by Mark Lane, Kyle Books

September 2020

Windcliff: A Story of People, Plants, and Gardens by Daniel Hinkley and photographs by Claire Takacs, Timber Press

The Story of Gardening by Penelope Hobhouse with Ambra Edwards, Princeton Architectural Press

Floriography: An Illustrated Guide to the Victorian Language of Flowers by Jessica Roux, Andrews McMeel Publishing

The Modern Cottage Garden: A Fresh Approach to a Classic Style by Greg Loades, Timber Press

Everything Elderberry: How to Forage, Cultivate, and Cook with this Amazing Natural Remedy by Susannah Shmurak, Skyhorse Publishing

Indoor Kitchen Gardening Handbook: Projects and Inspiration to Grow Food Year-Round by Elizabeth Millard, Cool Springs Press

Doctor Houseplant: An Indispensable Guide to Keeping Your Indoor Plants Healthy and Happy by William Davidson, Cool Springs Press

Backyard Pharmacy Mini: Plants as Medicine by Elizabeth Millard, Cool Springs Press

Ferns Mini: Indoors, Outdoors, Growing, Crafting by Mobee Weinstein, Cool Springs Press

Grow Your Own Tea: The Complete Guide to Cultivating, Harvesting and Preparing by Christine Parks and Susan M. Walcott, Timber Press

August 2020

The Joy of Dahlias by Linda van der Slot and Katja Staring, Lannoo Publishers

Perishable Poetics: Manifesting Emotion Through Contemporary Floral Design, by Jenny Thomasson, Schiffer Publishing

Houseplants for All: How to Fill Any Home with Happy Plants by Danae Horst, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Houseplant Party: Fun Projects & Growing Tips for Epic Indoor Plants by Lisa Eldred Steinkopf, Cool Springs Press

Saving Seeds: A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity by Dan Jason, Harbour Publishing

The Southeast Native Plant Primer: 225 Plants for an Earth-Friendly Garden by Larry Mellichamp, Paula Gross, and Will Stuart (photographer), Timber Press

The Homesteader’s Guide to Growing Herbs: Learn to Grow, Prepare, and Use Herbs by Kristine Brown, Rockridge Press

July 2020

Complete Container Herb Gardening: Design and Grow Beautiful, Bountiful Herb-Filled Pots by Sue Goetz, Cool Springs Press

Planting for Butterflies: The Grower’s Guide to Creating a Flutter by Jane Moore, Quadrille Publishing

In and Out of the Garden by Jennifer Bartlett and Pierre Bonnard, GILES Publisher

Pots for all Seasons by Tom Harris, Pimpernel Press

Japanese Gardening: A Practical Guide to Creating a Japanese-Style Garden with 700 Step-by-Step Photographs by Charles Chesshire, Lorenz Books

Secrets of Small Gardens by Sue Allison and Juliet Nicholas, New Holland Publishers

David Austin’s English Roses by David Austin and Michael Marriott, Acc Art Books

Shrubs for Gardens, Agroforestry and Permaculture by Martin Crawford, Permanent Publications

June 2020

Lawns into Meadows: Growing a Regenerative Landscape by Owen Wormser, Chelsea Green Publishing

Dancing with Bees: A Journey Back to Nature by Brigit Strawbridge Howard, Chelsea Green Publishing

Mesquite: An Arboreal Love Affair by Gary Paul Nabhan, Chelsea Green Publishing

Green by Ula Maria, Mitchell Beazley

Creative Garden Design: Patterns Inspiring Ideas for Creating Mood, Proportion, and Scale for Every Landscape by Jack Wallington, Penguin Random House

Crafting with Flowers: Pressed Floral Jewelry, Herbariums, Decorations, and Gifts for Every Season by Katie Meadow, Skyhorse Publishing

Northeast Medicinal Plants: Identify, Harvest and Use 111 Wild Herbs for Health and Wellness by Liz Neves, Timber Press

May 2020

Kitchen Garden Revival: A Modern Guide to Creating a Stylish Small-Scale, Low-Maintenance Edible Garden by Nicole Johnsey Burke and Eric Kelley, Cool Springs Press

Hydrangeas: Beautiful Varieties for Home and Garden by Naomi Slade and Georgianna Lane, Gibbs Smith

Happy Bonsai: Choose It, Shape It, Love It by Michael Tran, DK Publisher

Grow Food at Home: Simple Methods for Small Spaces by John Tullock, Countryman Press

The Language of Houseplants: Harness Healing and Energy in the Home by Cheralyn Darcey, Rockpool Publishing

Ultimate Guide to Deer-Proofing Your Yard and Garden: Proven Advice and Strategies for Outwitting Deer and 20 Other Pesky Mammals by Neil Soderstrom, Skyhorse Publishing

How to Create an Eco Garden: The Practical Guide to Sustainable and Greener Gardening by John Walker, Lorenz Books

Growing Your Own Cocktails, Mocktails, Teas and Infusions: Gardening Tips and How-To Techniques for Making Artisanal Beverages at Home by Jodi Helmer, Companion House Books

Everlastings: How to Grow, Harvest and Create with Dried Flowers by Bex Partridge, Hardie Grant

Urban Gardening for Beginners: Simple Hacks and Easy Projects for Growing Your Own Food in Small Spaces by Marc Thoma, Rockridge Press

Your Indoor Herb Garden: Growing and Harvesting Herbs at Home by DJ Herda, Homegrown City Life

April 2020

A Year at Brandywine Cottage: Six Seasons of Beauty, Bounty and Blooms by David Culp, Denise Cowie, and Rob Cardillo (photographer), Timber Press

Your Indoor Herb Garden: Growing and Harvesting Herbs at Home by DJ Herda, New Society Publishers

Garden Design Master Class: 100 Lessons from the World’s Finest Designers on the Art of the Garden by Carl Dellatore, Rizzoli

My Wild Garden: Notes from a Writer’s Eden by Meir Shalev and Joanna Chen, Schocken

The Five Minute Garden by Laetitia Maklouf, National Trust

Houseplants for All: How to Fill Any Home with Happy Plants by Danae Horst, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Moss Ball Bonsai: 100 Beautiful Kokedama That Are Fun to Create by Satoshi Sunamori, Tuttle Publishing

A Garden for All Seasons: Marjorie Merriweather Post’s Hillwood by Kate Markert and Erik Kvalsvik, Rizzoli Electa

The Hidden Horticulturists: The Untold Story of the Men who Shaped Britain’s Gardens by Fiona Davison, Atlantic Books

100 20th Century Gardens and Landscapes by Twentieth Century Society (a British charity), Batsford

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: A Simple Guide to Growing Vegetables at Home by Jill McSheehy, Rockridge Press

Soil Science for Gardeners: Working with Nature to Build Soil Health by Robert Pavlis, New Society Publishers

No-Waste Organic Gardening: Eco-friendly Solutions to Improve Any Garden by Shawna Coronado, Cool Springs Press

Grow Great Vegetables in Virginia by Ira Wallace, Timber Press

March 2020

Gardening Your Front Yard: Projects and Ideas for Big and Small Spaces by Tara Nolan, Cool Spring Press

The Earth in Her Hands: 75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants by Jennifer Jewell, Timber Press

Shrubs and Hedges: Discover, Grow, and Care for the World’s Most Popular Plants by Eva Monheim, Cool Springs Press

Plants That Cure: Plants as a Source for Medicines, from Pharmaceuticals to Herbal Remedies by Elizabeth Dauncey and Melanie-Jayne Howes, Princeton University Press

Master the Art of Flower Gardening: A Gardener’s Guide to Growing Flowers, from Today’s Favorites to Unusual Varieties by Matt Mattus, Cool Springs Press

A Year in My Garden by Jacqueline van der Kloet, Helene Lesger Books

Modern Container Gardening by Isabelle Palmer, Hardie Grant Publisher

The New Gardener’s Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Grow a Beautiful and Bountiful Garden by Daryl Beyers, Timber Press

A History of Zinnias: Flower for the Ages by Eric Grissell, Purdue University Press

The Gardener’s Guide to Succulents: A Handbook of Over 125 Exquisite Varieties of Succulents and Cacti by Misa Matsuyama, Tuttle Publishing

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