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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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The American Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers
by: Brickell, C.
Notes: Tells you all you need to know about planning your garden. Illustrated.
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Grasses of Texas
by: Gould, F. W.
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Utah Wildflowers: A Field Guide To Northern And Central Mountains And Valleys (First Edition)
by: Shaw, R. J.
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100 Easy-to-Grow Native Plants: For American Gardens in Temperate Zones
by: Johnson, L.
Notes: From Johnson defines native plants as those that grew here before European settlement, that is, native to various regions of North America. And by "easy-to-grow," she means plants that req...
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The Midwestern Native Garden: Native Alternatives to Nonnative Flowers and Plants An Illustrated Guide
by: Adelman, Charlotte and Schwartz, Bernard L.
Notes: Charlotte Adelman & Bernard L. Schwartz provide a comprehensive selection of native alternatives to non-native flowers and plants for the Midwestern gardener. Plant entries are accompanied by full col...
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Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens
by: Tallamy, Douglas W.
Notes: From the book jacket:"...there is an unbreakable link between native plant species and native wildlife...most native insects cannot, or will not, eat alien plants. When native plant species disappear...
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