Reading Resources

California Gardener’s Guide, Volume II (2007) Nan Sterman; Cool Springs Press

California Native Plants for the Garden (2005) Carol Bornstein, David Fross, and Bart O’Brien; Cachuma Press

Designing with Succulents (2007) Debra Lee Baldwin; Timber Press

Home Landcaping, California Region (2001) Roger Holmes and Lance Walheim; Creative Homeowner

Landscape Plants for California Gardens (2010) Bob Perry; Land Design Publishing

Landscaping with Stone, Paths & Walls, Water & Rock Gardens, Installation (2000) Marianne Lipanovich, editor; Sunset Books

Making Garden Floors (2001) Paige Gilchrist; Lark Books

Outside the Bungalow (1999) Paul Duchscherer and Douglas Keister; Penguin Studio

Pat Welsh’s Southern California Organic Gardening: Month by Month (2009) Pat Welsh; Chronicle Books

Reimagining the California Lawn: Water Conserving Plants, Practices and Design (2011) Carol Bornstein, David Fross and Bart O’Brien; Cachuma Press

Succulents for the Contemporary Garden (2002) Yvonne Cave; Timber Press

Sun Drenched Gardens, the Mediterranean Style, (2002) Jan Smithen and Lucinda Lewis; Harry N. Abrams, Inc.

Sunset Western Garden Book (2001) Ed. Kathleen Norris Brenzel; Sunset Publishing Group

Taylor's Guide to Water-Saving Gardening: A Sourcebook for Gardeners, (1990) Gordon P. DeWolf; Houghton Mifflin

The American Meadow Garden: Creating a Natural Alternative to the Traditional Lawn (2009) John Greenlee and Saxon Holt; Timber Press, Inc

Tough Plants for California Gardens: Low Care, No Care, Tried & True Winners (2006) Felder Rushing; Cool Springs Press

Water-Wise Plants for the Southwest (2010) Nan Sterman, Mary Irish, Judith Phillips and Joe Lamp'l; Cool Springs Press