Published by Timber Press in 2016. A Botanist’s Vocabulary has over 700 illustrations aligned with definitions of botanical terms. Reviews have been excellent and it is widely popular with gardeners, students and artists. Available on Amazon and local booksellers.
1000 Gardening Questions & Answers, edited by Leslie Land, is a compilation of 12 years of our New York Times garden column which featured illustrations each week to highlight question and answer column. Book is an entertaining and well indexed reference text. Available on Amazon and local booksellers.
Plant: Exploring the Botanical World. Phaidon Press. features my Bottle Gourd etching amidst 300 stunning botanical images ranging from 9400 B.C. to present, revealing the extraordinary beauty of plants and highlighting their fascinating role in our culture.
To Eat: A Country Life. Joe Eck and Wayne Winterrowd. Farrar Straus and Giroux. A warm memoir of recipes and gardening tales by famed North Hill gardeners.
Our Life in Gardens. Joe Eck and Wayne Winterrowd. Farrar Straus and Giroux. An entertaining, fascinating and unexpectedly moving book about the life and gardens of renowned designers at North Hill. My illustrations highlight the chapters, each a tale of life and love and plants. Chapters describe various parts of their garden and sections about particular plants and vegetables.
Sippewissett: or Life on a Salt Marsh. Tim Traver, Chelsea Green Press. Features my illustrations as chapter headings for ‘bioography of a salt marsh that doubles as a meditation on the science of home’.
Field Guide to Wildflowers of North America. David M. Brandenburg. National Wildlife Federation. A photographic field guide, with fruit illustrations.
The Gardener’s Essential Companion. Dora Galitzki. Simon and Schuster. A compilation of NY Times columns, the book seamlessly combines solid gardening know-how with Galitzky’s wry and knowing observations about the gardener’s life. Illustrated with my line drawings, it is an invaluable reference and inspiring guide.
Native Orchids of Minnesota. Welby R. Smith,, revised edition published in 2012, features original illustrations by Vera Ming Wong and additional illustrations by me.
Flying Blind: One man’s adventures battleing buckthorn, making peace with authority, and creating a home for endangered bats. Don Mitchell, Chelsea Green Press. Subtitle says it all, an engaging memoir and treatise on life in Vermont, with illustrations as chapter headings by me..