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Noisette Roses: 19th Century Charleston's Gift to the World
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Noisette Roses: 19th Century Charleston's Gift to the World

By KEAN, VIRGINIA, Editor

Charleston: Charleston Horticultural Society, 2009. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original glossy pictorial wrappers.. Thin, square octavo. 8 x 8 in. x, 86 pp. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of color photographs.

$40.00

Beautiful Leaved Plants: Being a Description of the Most Beautiful Leaved Plants in Cultivation in this Country
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Beautiful Leaved Plants: Being a Description of the Most Beautiful Leaved Plants in Cultivation in this Country

By LOWE, E.J. and W. HOWARD

London: John C. Nimmo, 1891. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very good bright copy in original green buckram decorated in gilt. Sparse minor foxing.. Large octavo. 7.25 x 10.5 in. 144 pp. Illustrated with sixty color plates. Plates complete. Handsome bookplate of John William Watson of Adderstone Hall affixed to front pastedown.

$400.00

Palms Throughout the World

By JONES, DAVID L.

Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1998. Second Printing. Just about fine in original teal cloth with a small bump to the bottom edge of the front board, and near fine pictorial dust jacket with some spotting to the interior.. Small quarto. 19.5 x 26.5 cm. 410 pp. Profusely illustrated with color and black-and-white reproductions of photographs, drawings, etc.

$20.00

Bulbs [2 Volume Set]

By BRYAN, JOHN E.

Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1989. First American edition, first printing. Volume I: A-H; Volume II: I-Z, with appendices and index. A fine set in original green cloth and fine pictorial dust jackets. Somewhat heavy; additional postage may be required.. Quartos. 22 x 28.5 cm. 451 pp. total + plates. Both volumes illustrated with numerous color plates and black-and-white illustrations in the text. Endpaper maps.

$30.00

Compendium of Ornamental Foliage Plant Diseases

By CHASE, A.R.

(St. Paul): The American Phytopathological Society, 1988. Second printing. Softcover. Previous ownership signature on title page, otherwise fine in original stapled pictorial wrappers.. Thin quarto. 92 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black-and-white and color photographs, charts and graphs.

$20.00

Seed Variety Description and Planting Information Manual

By PENNINGTON, BROOKS

Harrisburg: McFarland Press, 1985. Second edition, first printing. Softcover. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Quarto. 204 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black-and-white photographs, drawings, and charts.

$20.00

Cultivating History: Exploring Horticultural Practices of the Southern Gardener. Proceedings of the Thirteenth Conference on Restoring Southern Gardens and Landscapes

By OLD SALEM

Winston-Salem: Old Salem, 2001. First edition, first printing. Softcover. Fine in original white printed wrappers. Scarce.. Quarto. 112 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black-and-white photographs, graphs, and figures.

$25.00

The Suburban Horticulturist; An Attempt to Teach the Science and Practice of The Culture and Management of the Kitchen, Fruit, and Forcing Garden, et al.

By LOUDON, J. C.

London: William Smith, 1842. First edition. Rebound in cloth-backed marbled boards with a printed paper spine label. An attractive copy of this invaluable work.. Thick octavo. xxxii; 730 pages. With many small black and white illustrations.

$450.00

Cordon Training of Fruit Trees. Diagonal, Vertical, Spiral, Horizontal Adapted to the Orchard-House and Open-Air Culture

By BREHAUT, REV. T COLLINGS

London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860. First edition. A nice near fine copy in original green cloth elaborately stamped in blind on both covers and lettering in gilt on the spine.. 12mo. iv; 119 pages. With nine black and white plates.

$250.00

Hemerocallis, The Daylily

By MUNSON, R. W.

Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1989. First edition. Near fine in near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Quarto. 144 pages. Illustrated throughout in color and black and white.

$20.00

Ornamental Grasses and Grasslike Plants

By OAKES, A. J.

New York: AVI/ Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1990. First edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket.. Octavo. x; 614 pages. With many black and white illustrations.

$25.00

Manual of Cultivated Conifers

By KRUSSMANN, GERD

Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1985. Second edition, revised. Fine in a very good evenly spine-faded dust jacket.. Quarto. 361 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white.

$45.00

Hortus Veitchii: A History of the Rise and Progress of the Nurseries of Messrs. James Veitch and Sons, Together with An Account of the Botanical Collectors and Hybridists Employed by Them, etc.
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Hortus Veitchii: A History of the Rise and Progress of the Nurseries of Messrs. James Veitch and Sons, Together with An Account of the Botanical Collectors and Hybridists Employed by Them, etc.

By VEITCH, JAMES

London: James Veitch and Sons, Limited, 1906. First Trade Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Front and rear endpapers browned, occasional light spotting in the text, else a near fine copy in original maroon cloth ruled in blind on the covers and lettered in gilt on the spine, top edge gilt, fore-edge untrimed.. Thick quarto. 8.25 x 11.25 in. 542 pp. Illustrated with 50 black-and-white plates. Uncommon history of the James Veitch and Sons Nurseries.

$375.00

Shade and Color with Water-Conserving Plants

By WALTERS, JAMES and BALBIR BACKHAUS

Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1992. First edition. Fine in a fine pictorial dust jacket.. Quarto. xiv; 165 pages. With many color plates and a few black and white illustrations.

$30.00

Alpines: The Illustrated Dictionary

By INNES, CLIVE

Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1995. First edition. Fine in a near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Quarto. 192 pages. Profusely illustrated in color.

$20.00

Flowering Vines of the World: An Encyclopedia of Climbing Plants

By MENNINGER, EDWIN

New York: Hearthside Press, 1970. First edition. Tape residue from a clipping on the front free endpaper otherwise near fine in a very good lightly chipped dust jacket.. Quarto. 410 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white and color.

$60.00

Ornamental Grasses for the Southeast

By LOEWER, PETER

Nashville: Cool Springs Press, 2003. First edition. Fine in pictorial wrappers. Signed by Loewer.. Small square quarto. 192 pages. Profusely illustrated in color.

$25.00