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The National Native Plant Bibliography was compiled to make it easier to find floras, field guides, and other native plant publications appropriate for your area. Use the search bar below to locate a specific reference.

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Making the Most of Shade: How to Plan, Plant, and Grow a Fabulous Garden that Lightens Up the Shadows
by: Hodgson, L
Notes: Have you tired of those shady parts of your yard being a void without life? Well this book can help even the darkest corner become shiny and new. This book explains which plants to use and how to main...
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Wildflowers of Mississippi (unpublished manuscript)
by: A.D. Lewis
Notes: A yet-to-be published manuscript for a field guide to the wild-growing, flowering plants of Mississipi. The work is arranged by plant community. Illustrated.
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Container Gardening for Dummies
by: Marken, Bill and Editors of the National Gardening Association
Notes: Written by leading gardening journalist Bill Marken and the experts of the National Gardening Association, Container Gardening For Dummies is the ultimate guide to cultivating charming gardens in ever...
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Green Roof Plants: A Resource and Planting Guide
by: Snodgrass, E. C. and Snodgrass, L. L.
Notes: Excellent presentation on the state-of-the-art of green-roof principles and design. Includes lots of photographs and a list of more than 200 plant species. - JAM.
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Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest: Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona
by: Tull, D.
Notes: Revised edition of Edible and Useful Plants of Texas and the Southwest. Revised to include more plants of New Mexico and Arizona as well as Texas. Extensively illustrated with black-and-white drawing...
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Roadside Plants and Flowers : A Traveler's Guide to the Midwest and Great Lakes Area
by: Edsall, M. S.
Notes: A quick and easy guide to more than one hundred roadside plants and flowers. Color photographs help both novice and expert in identifying plants quickly, while Edsall's notes provide detailed descript...
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