Books on Gardens


Kathleen Norris Brenzel – Editor, Gardening in the Northwest, Sunset, Menlo Park, 2003

Thomas Christopher – Editor, The New American Landscape Leading Voices on the Future of Sustainable Gardening, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, 2011

David Deardorff & Kathryn Wadsworth, What’s Wrong With My Vegetable Garden, 100% Organic Solutions for all Your Vegetables, From Artichokes to Zucchini, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, 2011

Valerie Easton, Plant Life – Growing a Garden in the Pacific Northwest, Sasquatch Books, Seattle, WA 2002

Valerie Easton, The New Low-Maintenance Garden – How to Have a Beautiful, Productive Garden and the Time to Enjoy It, Timber Press, Portland, OR 2009

Barbara Ellis and Fern Marshall Bradley, Editors, The Organic Gardener’s Book of Natural Insect and Disease Control – A Complete Problem-Solving Guide to Keeping Your Garden & Yard Healthy without Chemicals, Rodale Press, Ermmaus, Pennsylvania, 1992

Wade Graham, American Eden – From Monticello to Central Park: What Our Gardens Tell Us About Who We Are, Harper Collins, New York, New York, 2011

Eric Grissell, Insects and Gardens – In Pursuit of a Garden Ecology, Timber Press, Portland Oregon, 2001

Charles W Heuser, Jr – editor, The Complete Book of Plant Propagation, The Taunton Press, Newtown, CT, 1997

Roger Holmes & Don Marshall, Home Landscaping – Northwest Region, including British Columbia, Creative Homeowner, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey,

Michael Lascelle, Editor, A Place in the Rain – Designing the West Coast Garden, Whitecap Books, 2004

Ann Lovejoy, Cascadia – Inspired Gardening in the Pacific Northwest, Sasquatch Books, Seattle, WA  1997

Scott Ogden and Laura Springer Ogden, Plant-Driven Design – Creating Gardens That Honor Plants, Place and Spirit, Timber Press, Portland, OR 2008

Denise Otis, Grounds for Pleasure – Four Centuries of the American Garden, Harry N Abrams, New York, NY 2002

Dan Pearson, Home Ground –  Sanctuary in the City, Octopus Publishing, London, England, 2011

Barbara Pleasant & Deborah Martin,The Complete Compost Gardening Guide – Banner Batches, Grow Heaps, Comforter Compost, and Other Amazing Techniques for Saving Time and Money and Producing the Most Flavorful, Nutritious Vegetables Ever, Storey Publishing, North Adams, Mass, 2008

Peter Punzi, Northwest Smart Garden Regional Guide, American Horticulture Society, DK Publishing, New York, NY,, 2003

Mary Robsson with Christina Pfeiffer, Gardening in Washington & Oregon – Month-By-Month – What to do each month to have a beautiful garden all year, Cool Springs Press, Franklin, TN, 2005

Mathew Tekulsky, The Art of Butterfly Gardening – How to Make Your Backyard into a Beautiful Home for Butterflies, Skyhorse Publishing, New York, NY, 2015

Lisa Taylor, Your Farm in the City – An Urban Dweller’s Guide to Growing Food and Raising Animals, Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, New York, NY, 2011

Larry Weaver and Thomas Christopher, Garden Revolution – How our landscapes can be a source of environmental change, Timber Press, Portland, OR, 2016