Some good books for garden water savings
The numbers at the end of each entry are the call numbers of the books in the Arboretum Library. Everyone is welcome to browse in the library and Arboretum members can check books out; e-books too.
Designing with succulents by Debra Lee Baldwin. Portland, Or.: Timber Press, 2007. SB438 .B35 2007
Reimagining the California Lawn by Carol Bornstein, David Fross, and Bart O’Brien, 1st. ed. Los Olivos, Calif.: Cachuma Press, c2011. SB475.83 .B67 2011
Asphalt to ecosystems: design ideas for schoolyard transformation by Sharon Gamson Danks. Oakland, CA : New Village Press, 2010.
Plants and landscapes for summer-dry climates of the San Francisco Bay region / principal author and editor, Nora Harlow. Oakland, Calif.: East Bay Municipal Utility District, c2004.
SB475.83 .H37 2004
Desert or paradise: restoring endangered landscapes using water management, including lake and pond construction by Sepp Holzer. White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Publishing, ©2012. QH541.15.R45 H65 2012
Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond by Brad Lancaster. v. 1, Rev. 2nd ed. Tucson, Az.: Rainsource Press; (July 1, 2013)
California foraging: 120 wild and flavorful edibles from evergreen huckleberries to wild ginger by Judith Larner Lowry. Portland: Timber Press, ©2014.
QK98.5.U5 L69 2014 or eb QK98.5.C18 .L69 2014eb
Lush & efficient: landscape gardening in the Coachella Valley by Scott Millard and Eric A. Johnson. Tucson, Ariz.: Ironwood Press, c2006. SB427.5 .M55 2006
Care & maintenance of Southern California native plant gardens = Cuidado y mantenimiento de jardines de plantas nativas del sur de California / text by Bart O'Brien, Betsey Landis, Ellen Mackey. Claremont, Calif. : Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 2006.
SB439.24 .C3 O27 2006
Growing food in a hotter, drier land : lessons from desert farmers on adapting to climate uncertainty by Gary Paul Nabhan. White River Junction, Vt.: Chelsea Green Pub., c2013. S613 .N33 2013
Landscape plants for California gardens: an illustrated reference of plants for California landscapes by Bob Perry. Claremont, Calif.: Land Design Pub., c2010.
SB475.83 .P47 2010