Nature Books - Plants

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The Truffle Underground: A Tale of Mystery, Mayhem, and Manipulation in the Shadowy Market of the World's  Most Expensive Fungus Cover Image
ISBN: 9780451495693
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Published: Clarkson Potter - June 4th, 2019

“The ultimate truffle true crime tale”*: A thrilling journey through the hidden underworld of the world's most prized luxury ingredient.

*Bianca Bosker, New York Times bestselling author of Cork Dork

The Way Through the Woods: On Mushrooms and Mourning Cover Image
By Litt Woon Long, Barbara J. Haveland (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781984801036
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 2nd, 2019

A grieving widow discovers a most unexpected form of healing—hunting for mushrooms.

“Moving . . .  Long tells the story of finding hope after despair lightly and artfully, with self-effacement and so much gentle good nature.”—The New York Times

How to Make a Plant Love You: Cultivate Green Space in Your Home and Heart Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525540281
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Published: Optimism Press - July 9th, 2019

Summer Rayne Oakes, an urban houseplant expert and environmental scientist, is the icon of wellness-minded millennials who want to bring nature indoors, according to a New York Times profile. Summer has managed to grow 1,000 houseplants in her Brooklyn apartment (and they're thriving!) Her secret?

The Curious World of Seaweed Cover Image
ISBN: 9781597144827
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Published: Heyday Books - August 6th, 2019

Marine algae are the supreme eco-engineers of life: they oxygenate the waters, create habitat for countless other organisms, and form the base of a food chain that keeps our planet unique in the universe as we know it.

The Secret Therapy of Trees: Harness the Healing Energy of Forest Bathing and Natural Landscapes Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984824141
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Published: Rodale Books - July 9th, 2019

In The Secret Therapy of Trees, Marco Mencagli and Marco Nieri explore the relationship between plants and organisms, and illustrate how to benefit from nature's positive impact on our psychological and physical well-being.

The Eight Master Lessons of Nature: What Nature Teaches Us About Living Well in the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524743383
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Published: Dutton - October 22nd, 2019

A riveting manifesto for the millions of people who long to forge a more vital, meaningful connection to the natural world to live a better, more fulfilling life

Carving Out a Living on the Land: Lessons in Resourcefulness and Craft from an Unusual Christmas Tree Farm Cover Image
ISBN: 9781603588263
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - June 3rd, 2019

When he first envisioned becoming a farmer, author Emmet Van Driesche never imagined his main crop would be Christmas trees, nor that such a tree farm could be more of a managed forest than the conventional grid of perfectly sheared trees.

Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants: A Tour of His Botanical Legacy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780226675671
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Published: University of Chicago Press - September 29th, 2019

For many people, the story of Charles Darwin goes like this: he ventured to the Galapagos Islands on the Beagle, was inspired by the biodiversity of the birds he saw there, and immediately returned home to write his theory of evolution. But this simplified narrative is inaccurate and lacking: it leaves out a major part of Darwin’s legacy.

Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast (A Timber Press Field Guide) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781604697605
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Published: Timber Press - June 25th, 2019

Finding wildflowers has never been easier!

Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast is an authoritative trail-side reference for hikers, naturalists, gardeners, and anyone wishing to learn more about the region’s diverse flora.

The Little Book of Forest Bathing: Discovering the Japanese Art of Self-Care Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524851989
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 17th, 2019

Discover the Japanese mindfulness practice of Shinrin-yoku—and the emotional, physical, and spiritual benefits of slowing down and taking in the natural world.

What’s an easy way to lower your blood pressure, combat anxiety and depression, and boost your immune system? Shinrin-yoku.

Succulents at Home: Choosing, Growing, and Decorating with the Easiest Houseplants Ever Cover Image
ISBN: 9781682683842
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Published: Countryman Press - October 8th, 2019

Succulents have become some of the most popular houseplants, and with good reason: they're easy to grow...most of the time. But what happens when a plant outgrows its pot? Did you know succulents can get sunburned? How do you turn one plant into more plants?

In Succulents at Home, expert gardener John Tullock addresses these questions and many more.

DIY Mushroom Cultivation: Growing Mushrooms at Home for Food, Medicine, and Soil Cover Image
ISBN: 9780865718951
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Published: New Society Publishers - July 16th, 2019

Bring mushrooms into your life as you dive into the practice of home-scale mushroom cultivation

With applications in permaculture, urban farming, cooking, natural medicine, and the arts, interest in home-scale mushroom cultivation is exploding. Yet many beginners remain daunted by the perceived complexity of working with fungi.

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