​Book Recommendations

Dirr s Hardy Trees and Shrubs, Michael Dirr 
The Well-Tended Perennial Garden, Tracy DiSabato-Aust 
Perennial All Stars, Jeff Cox 
Botany for Gardeners (1), Brian Capon 
Stewards of the Land (2), Alaimo, De Veer & Carpender 
Horticulture Handbook (3), Federated Garden Clubs of MN 
Hortulana (3), Garden Club of Ohio – The 21st Century Edition 
(1) Textbook for Garden Study School 
       (2) Textbook for Landscape Design School 
       (3) Textbook for Flower Show School 

Books about Native Planting

Noah’s Garden by Sara Smith
Bringing Nature Home by Douglas W. Tallamy
The American Meadow GArden by John Greenlee