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2007 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime by Kenneth Helphand Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime
by Kenneth Helphand
(Trinity University Press, San Antonio, TX, 2006)
320 pages; ISBN 1-59534-021-1; hardcover; 7 x 10 inches; 95 B&W photos.

Technical category

Cover of A Tropical Garden Flora: Plants Cultivated in the Hawaiian Islands and Other Tropical Places A Tropical Garden Flora: Plants Cultivated in the Hawaiian Islands and Other Tropical Places
by George W. Staples and Derral R. Herbst
(Bishop Museum Press, Honolulu, HI, 2005)
936 pages; ISBN 1-58178-039-7; hardcover; line drawings

 

 

2006 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of The Naming of Names: The Search for Order in the World of Plants The Naming of Names: The Search for Order in the World of Plants
by Anna Pavord
(Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 2005)
472 pages; ISBN 9780747579526; hardcover; 26 cm.; color illustrations.

Technical category

Cover of Legumes of the World Legumes of the World
ed. by Gwilym Lewis et al.
(Kew Publishing, Richmond, UK, 2005)
xiv, 577 pages; ISBN 1900347806; hardcover; 30 cm.; color photographs and line drawings.

 

2005 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of Native Trees for North American Landscapes Native Trees for North American Landscapes
by Guy Sternberg and Jim Wilson
(Timber Press, Portland, OR, 2004)
552 p., ISBN 088192607.

Technical category

Cover of Ethnoflora of the Soqotra Archipelago Ethnoflora of the Soqotra Archipelago
ed. by Gwilym Lewis et al.
(Kew Publishing, Richmond, UK, 2005)
xiv, 577 pages; ISBN 1900347806; hardcover; 30 cm.; color photographs and line drawings.

 

2004 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of Gardens and Historic Plants of the Antebellum South Gardens and Historic Plants of the Antebellum South
by James R. Cothran
(University of South Carolina Press, Columbia, SC , 2003)
344 p., ISBN 1-57003-501-6.

Technical category

Cover of Slipper Orchids of Vietnam Slipper Orchids of Vietnam
by Leonid Averyanov, Phillip Cribb, Phan Ke Loc, and Nguyen Tien Hiep; ill. by Carol Woodin
(Timber Press, Portland, OR, 2003)(Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Monograph)
(Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Kew, UK, 2003)
327 p., ISBN 0-88192-592-6 (Timber Press), ISBN 1-84246-047-1 (RBG, Kew).

 

2003 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of The Greater Perfection The Greater Perfection
by Francis Cabot
(W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY, 2001)
328 p., ISBN 0-393-04189-1.

Technical category

Cover of The Cactus Family The Cactus Family
by Edward F. Anderson
(Timber Press, Portland, OR, 2001)
776 p., ISBN 0-88192-498-9

 

2002 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of Bamboo for Gardens Bamboo for Gardens
by Ted Jordan Meredith
(Timber Press, Portland, OR, 2001)
276 pages; ISBN 0881925071.

Technical category

Cover of Lichens of North America Lichens of North America
Irwin M. Brodo, Sylvia Duran Sharnoff, and Stephen Sharnoff
(Yale University Press, 2001)
828 pages; ISBN 0 300 08249 5

 

2001 Annual Literature Award  Winners

General Interest category

Cover of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker: Traveller and Plant Collector Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker: Traveller and Plant Collector
by Ray Desmond
(Antique Collectors’ Club with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1999)
286 pages; ISBN 1851493050.

Technical category

Cover of Conifers of California Conifers of California
by Ronald N. Lanner
(Cachuma Press, 1999)
274 pages; ISBN 0962850535; 0962850543

 
 

2000 Annual Literature Award  Winner

Cover of Native American Ethnobotany Native American Ethnobotany
by Daniel E. Moerman
(Timber Press, October 1998)
928 pages; ISBN 0881924539.

 

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