• An Illustrated Guide to Oaks , 978-0881926651, Antoine Le Hardy De Beaulieu, Timber Press
  • For my shady side:  Beth Chatto's Woodland Garden: Shade-Loving Plants for Year-Round Interest
  • Nancy Ondra has a wonderful blog called Hayefield. It's worth subscribing to!  Hayefield.com
  • David Culp The Layered Garden
  • An Encyclopedia of Shade Perennials from Timber Press
  • Hollies  The Genus Ilex, 978-0881923803, Fred C. Galle, Timber Press
  • Beth Chatto's Woodland Garden: Shade-Loving Plants for Year-Round Interest
  • Timber Press Pocket Guide to Conifers
  • Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives by Evelyn J. Hadden. $16.47. Author: Evelyn J. Hadden. Publication: March 6, 2012. Publisher: Timber Press (March 6, 2012). Save 34%!
  • The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes by Rick Darke. $37.97. Publication: April 15, 2007. Author: Rick Darke. 484 pages. Publisher: Timber Press; First Edition ~1st Printing edition (April 15, 2007). Save 37%!
  • Gertrude Jekyll....the original landscape designer from her time period.  Amazing use of perennials in the border.
  • Designing with Conifers: The Best Choices for Year-Round Interest in Your Garden by Richard L. Bitner. $25.51. Author: Richard L. Bitner. 296 pages. Publication: April 20, 2011. Publisher: Timber Press (April 20, 2011)
  • Beth Chatto's Gravel Garden book cover via Gardenista
  • A Clearing in the Woods presents 26 gardens across the United States: seaside and mountain, desert and countryside, urban and rural. Roger Foley's exquisite photographs illuminate the work of such designers as Raymond Jungles, Edwina von Gal, Charles Stick, and Oehme, van Sweden & Associates. This remarkable blend of designers and projects--with styles ranging from classically composed geometric gardens to eclectic modern green spaces--
  • Botany for Gardeners: Third Edition/Brian Capon
  • Sedum book!
  • I've read this so often I've almost worn it out! A MUST HAVE book by Nancy Ondra
  • Bestseller Books Online Dirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs Michael A. Dirr