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Trees and Shrubs
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Ancient Trees: Portraits of Time
Ancient Trees: Portraits of Time
by Beth Moon
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Black-and-white photographs of the world's most majestic ancient trees, from the yews of England to the baobabs of... (read more)

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Recently Arrived Used
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Ethnobotany and Useful Plants
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The Drunken Botanist
The Drunken Botanist
by Amy Stewart
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Sake began with a grain of rice. Scotch emerged from barley, tequila from agave, rum from sugarcane, bourbon from corn. Thirsty yet? In The Drunken Botanist, Amy Stewart explores the dizzying array of herbs, flowers, trees, fruits, and fungi that humans... (read more)

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General
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The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
by Michael Pollan
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In 1637, one Dutchman paid as much for a single tulip bulb as the going price of a town house in Amsterdam. Three and a half centuries later, Amsterdam is once again the mecca for people who care passionately about one particular plant -- though this... (read more)

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Flora of the Pacific Northwest
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Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Alaska
Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Alaska
by Jim Pojar and Andy MacKinnon
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This easy-to-use field guide features 794 species of plants commonly found along the Pacific coast from Oregon to Alaska, including trees, shrubs, wildflowers, aquatic plants, grasses, ferns, mosses and lichens. Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast... (read more)

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Grasses and Weeds
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Weeds of the West (5th edition)
Weeds of the West (5th edition)
by Tom Whitson
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Learning to identify unwanted plants around the home, farm or ranch will be much easier with this book published by the Western Society of Weed Science and co-sponsored by the Cooperative Extension of the United States. Weeds of the West will help you... (read more)

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Mushrooms
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All That the Rain Promises, and More...: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms
All That the Rain Promises, and More...: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms
by David Arora
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SG... (read more)

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Edible Plants
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Backyard Foraging: 65 Familiar Plants You Didn't Know You Could Eat
Backyard Foraging: 65 Familiar Plants You Didn't Know You Could Eat
by Ellen Zachos
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You don't need to trek into the forest to forage edible plants. Ideal for first-time foragers, this book features 70 edible weeds, flowers, mushrooms, and ornamental plants typically found in urban or suburban neighborhoods. You'll be amazed by how many... (read more)

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Flora of California
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The Trees of San Francisco
The Trees of San Francisco
by Mike Sullivan
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The Trees of San Francisco introduces readers to the rich variety of trees that thrive in San Franciscos unique conditions. San Franciscos cool Mediterranean climate has made it home to interesting and unusual trees from all over the world – trees... (read more)

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Sale Books
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Weeds: In Defense of Nature's Most Unloved Plants
Weeds: In Defense of Nature's Most Unloved Plants
by Richard Mabey
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Weeds are botanical thugs, but they have always been essential to our lives. They were the first crops and medicines and they inspired Velcro. They adorn weddings and foliate the most derelict urban sites. With the verve and historical breadth of Michael... (read more)

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Used Books
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Plants of Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia
Plants of Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia
by Eugene N Kozloff
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A great resource for botanists, native plant enthusiasts, ecologists, conservationists, and amateur naturalists who desire a comprehensive, up-to-date, and well-illustrated book for the identification of plants of the Pacific Northwest. This is the... (read more)

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Bestsellers

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January 31, 2015
Braiding Sweetgrass
  1. Braiding Sweetgrass
    by Robin Wall Kimmerer
  2. The Drunken Botanist
    by Amy Stewart
  3. The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
    by Michael Pollan
  4. Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Alaska
    by Jim Pojar and Andy MacKinnon
  5. Weeds of the West (5th edition)
    by Tom Whitson
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