Plant Books

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America
    1. The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America by Timothy Egan Published: September 7, 2010 Score: 5.78
  2. The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
    2. The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World by Michael Pollan Published: May 28, 2002 Score: 5.2
  3. The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants
    3. The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants by Samuel Thayer Published: May 15, 2006 Score: 2.88
  4. Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
    4. Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities by Amy Stewart and Briony Morrow-Cribbs Published: May 21, 2009 Score: 2.35
  5. Edible Wild Plants: Wild Foods From Dirt To Plate (The Wild Food Adventure Series, Book 1)
    5. Edible Wild Plants: Wild Foods From Dirt To Plate (The Wild Food Adventure Series, Book 1) by John Kallas Published: June 11, 2010 Score: 1.91
  6. Nature's Garden: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants
    6. Nature's Garden: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants by Samuel Thayer Published: April 1, 2010 Score: 1.79
  7. Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms
    7. Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms by Eugenia Bone Published: October 25, 2011 Score: 1.61
  8. The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring
    8. The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring by Richard Preston Published: February 12, 2008 Score: 1.49
  9. Walking
    9. Walking by Henry David Thoreau, Clifton Johnson and Ralph Waldo Emerson Published: February 4, 2010 Score: 1.46
  10. The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession
    10. The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession by Susan Orlean and Anna Fields Published: September 12, 2002 Score: 1.23
  11. Succulent Container Gardens: Design Eye-Catching Displays with 350 Easy-Care Plants
    11. Succulent Container Gardens: Design Eye-Catching Displays with 350 Easy-Care Plants by Debra Lee Baldwin Published: January 20, 2010 Score: 1.19
  12. Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, Updated and Expanded
    12. Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, Updated and Expanded by Douglas W. Tallamy and Rick Darke Published: April 1, 2009 Score: 0.94
  13. A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants: Eastern and central North America (Peterson Field Guide)
    13. A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants: Eastern and central North America (Peterson Field Guide) by Lee Allen Peterson and Roger Tory Peterson Published: September 1, 1999 Score: 0.77
  14. The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed
    14. The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed by John Vaillant Published: May 17, 2006 Score: 0.68
  15. Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World
    15. Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World by Paul Stamets Published: October 1, 2005 Score: 0.58
  16. A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs: Of Eastern and Central North America (Peterson Field Guide)
    16. A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs: Of Eastern and Central North America (Peterson Field Guide) by Steven Foster, James A. Duke and Roger Tory Peterson Published: December 28, 1999 Score: 0.5
  17. The Sibley Guide to Trees
    17. The Sibley Guide to Trees by David Allen Sibley Published: September 15, 2009 Score: 0.48
  18. Young Men and Fire
    18. Young Men and Fire by Norman MacLean Published: November 15, 1993 Score: 0.42
  19. Mushrooms Demystified
    19. Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora Published: October 1, 1986 Score: 0.4
  20. Plants Of The Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia & Alaska
    20. Plants Of The Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia & Alaska by Jim Pojar Published: November 30, 2004 Score: 0.39
  21. All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms
    21. All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms by David Arora Published: February 1, 1991 Score: 0.38
  22. Illumination in the Flatwoods: A Season with the Wild Turkey
    22. Illumination in the Flatwoods: A Season with the Wild Turkey by Joe Hutto Published: October 31, 2006 Score: 0.33
  23. Designing with Succulents
    23. Designing with Succulents by Debra Lee Baldwin Published: April 15, 2007 Score: 0.3
  24. The Private Life of Chairman Mao
    24. The Private Life of Chairman Mao by Li Zhi-Sui and Li Zhisui Published: April 2, 1996 Score: 0.3
  25. Seeing Trees: Discover the Extraordinary Secrets of Everyday Trees
    25. Seeing Trees: Discover the Extraordinary Secrets of Everyday Trees by Nancy R. Hugo and Robert Llewellyn Published: August 16, 2011 Score: 0.3

See also:

  1. Nature & Ecology Books
  2. Mushroom Books
  3. Science of Cacti & Succulents
  4. Tree Books
  5. Flower Books
  6. River Books
  7. Lakes & Ponds Books
  8. Outdoors & Nature Reference Books
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  10. Natural Resources Books
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  12. Oceans & Seas Books
  13. Rain Forests Books
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  16. Polish Books on Cassette
  17. Norm Abram Expert Advice
  18. Maine Travel Guides
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