The Gardeners of Tucson
Book List

Contact Judith Calvert for availability of books. 



Pruning How to Guide for Gardeners Robert Stebbins
Pruning Planting & Care Eric Johnson
The World of Trees

Herbert Edlin

Pocket Guide to Palms Martin Gibbons


Grasses of Southwestern United States Frank W. Gould

Water gardening

Ponds and Water Features American Horticultural Society
Complete Guide to Water Gardening Peter Robinson

House Plants

All about Houseplants Ortho Books
Favorite Houseplants Better Homes and Gardens
Woman’s day book of houseplants Jean Hersey
House plants

John Brookes



Vegetables, How to select & grow

Derek Fell

Fruit, Berries & Nuts How to Grow

Lance Walheim

How to Grow Vegetables & Berries Sunset Book
How to grow Giant Vegetables Bernard Lavery


Herb Bible Earl Mindell
Herbal Medicine Charles W. Kane
Herb gardening for dummies Daran Cutler


Shrubs Roger Phillips

Desert Gardening

The life of the Desert Ann & Myron Sutton
Guide to Cacti & other Succulents Keith Grantham

Landscape plants for Az.Desert

Exotic Cacti Peter Chapman
Plants of Arizona

Anne Epple

Gardening in the Desert Mary Irish
Plants for Dry Climates (2) Mary Rose Duffield
Desert Gardening


Desert SouthwestGardens Paula Panich
Native Landscaping El Paso to LA Sally Wasowski
Arizona low desert flower Garden Kirti Mathura
Cacti of the Southwest  W. Hubert Earle
Agaves, Yuccas and related Plants       Mary Irish
Hardy Succulents Gwen Moore
Cacti-Succulents & Foliage Richard Rosenfeld
Sharp Gardening Christopher Holliday

Specialty Gardening

The Scented Garden Richard Bird
Gardens Architectural Digest
Traditional EnglishGardens Arabella Lennox-Boyd
The perennial Garden Jeff Cox
Rock Gardens John Kelly
Vertical Gardening Caroline Boisset

How to attract Hummingbirds & Butterflies

Ortho Books
Secret Gardens of Santa Fe Sydney LeBlanc
The Terracotta gardener Jim Keeling
The New AmericanGarden Carole Ottesen
Lost Gardens of Gertrude Jekyll Fenja Gunn
Gardening with Shade Sunset
The NaturalShadeGarden Ken Druse
How to Grow Bulbs Sunset
Container Gardening Sunset
Cultivating Sacred Space Elizabeth Murray
The Book of Rosemary Jackie French


How to Grow Wildflowers Eric Johnson
The Easiest Flowers to Grow Ortho Books
American Gardening Series Annuals Burpee
Perennials Time-Life Garden Guide
The low water Flower Garden Eric Johnson
Perennials (2) Sunset
Roses Taylor’s Guide
Color Dictionary of Flowers Royal Horticultural Society
Language of Flowers Kathleen Gips
The book of Flower Arranging Mary Forsell
100 Flowers & How they got their names Diana Wells
Favorite Flowers in Color Henry Downer
General Gardening
Lasagna Gardening Patricia Lanza
Western Garden Annual (1996) Sunset
The Essential Gardener Derek Fell
From Seed to Bloom Eileen Powell
Low Maintenance Gardening Sunset
Ideas for Landscaping Sunset
Landscaping & Garden Remodeling Sunset
Organic Gardening Sunset
Idiots Guide to Gardening

Jane O’Connor

100 Garden Tips & Timesavers Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Great Garden Shortcuts Joan Benjamin
Rodale’s Chemical-free Yard & Garden Anna Carr
Easy Garden Design                             Jane Macunovich
Western Garden Book (2) Sunset
A Brief History of Gardening Neil Fairbairn
Thoughtful Gardening Robin Fox
New Budget Landscaping Carlton Lee

February 8, 2011
J. A. Calvert

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