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Books reasonably specific to PNW native plants and wild gardening...



Wildflower Gardener's Guide: Pacific Northwest, Rocky Mountain, and Western Canada Edition
Art, Henry W. Burns, Deborah (Editor)
Storey Communications, Incorporated, Garden Way Publishing
0-88266-584-7 1990 192p. $14.95 Illstr. In Print

Encounter with the Northwest environment : natural and urban
David H. Guren ... [et al.]
Olympia, Wash. : Superintendent of Public Instruction, reprinted 1980.
1980 130p. Illstr.

Northwest Gardeners' Resource Directory, 7th Edition
Feeney, Stephanie J.
Cedarcroft Press
1997 352p. In Print
Includes lists of nurseries selling natives, plant sales, shows, and much more. Now in its 7th edition, and covering western Oregon as well as Western Washington and BC. There is an associated web site at: http://www.cedarcroft-press.com/home.htm

Relation of park size and vegetation to bird and mammal populations in Seattle
Gavareski, Carol Ann
Thesis (M.S.) - Univ. of Washington. Bibliography: beta .100-102. Another copy has number: Thesis 20646.
1972 147p. Illstr.

Effect of indolebutyric acid, indoleacetic acid, and alpha naphthalene-acetic acid on rooting of cuttings of some deciduous and evergreen trees of the Pacific Northwest
Griffith, Braham Grey
Vita. Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Washington. Literature cited: L. 42-43.
1939 44p. Illstr.

Naturescaping for Clean Rivers
Hinton, J.
1996 p.
Bureau of Environmental Services, City of Portland and East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District.

Naturescaping: A Place for Wildlife
Hirose, Joanne. McPhee, Marnie. Van Vlack, Patti. Weston, Shann
Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife
0-9635088-4-9 1992 85p. $9.95 In Print

Gardening with Native Plants of the Pacific Northwest: An Illustrated Guide
Kruckeberg, Arthur R.
University of Washington Press
0-295-97476-1 1996 288p. $35.00 Illstr. 47 Refs. In Print
Good notes on propagation. Revised 2nd edition adds a few grasses and some annuals.

Northwest Native Plants: Identification & Propagation for Revegetation and Restoration Projects. with supplemental sections Noxious Weeds and Aquatic Plants
Maia, Eric
King County Water & Land Resources
68p. $3.50 Illstr. 22 Refs. In Print
They are available for a small fee from King County Water & Land Resources, 700 5th Ave. Ste. 2200, Seattle, WA 98104 (206) 296-6519

Meet the natives! : the B.C. native plant garden resource book
Mascali, Elaine F.
[S.l.] : Botanical Garden of the University of British Columbia in cooperation with Western Education Development Group, c1976.
1976 70p. Illstr.

Native Plants in the Coastal Garden: A Guide for Gardeners in British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest
Pettinger, April
Whitecap Books
1-55110-405-9 1996 170p. $16.95 Illstr. 105 Refs. In Print
Good introduction. Lists of plants that go together in a habitat and some discussion of wildlife.

Propagation of Pacific Northwest Native Plants: A Manual, Vol. I, First Ed.
Rose, R. et al.
Nursery Technology Cooperative, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR.
1996 p.
Order: Forestry Publications Office, OSU, Forest Research Laboratory 227, Corvallis, OR 97331.

Feeding Winter Birds in the Pacific Northwest
Waldon, Robert
Mountaineers Books, The
0-89886-405-4 1994 256p. $14.95 Illstr. In Print

Grow Your Own Native Landscape: A guide to identifying, propagating, and landscaping with Western Washington native plants
WSU Cooperative Extension, Thurston County
WSU Cooperative Extension, Thurston County
p. Illstr.
Available from: WSU Cooperative Extension, Thurston County, Native Plant Salvage Project, 6128 Capitol Blvd. SE, Ste. 3, Olympia, WA 98501, 360-786-5445