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ARCH 081 Readings

The following are required and recommended readings for ARCH 072 (2021).  Please look for annual updates and expansion.

Recommended Readings

Norris Brenzel, K. (Ed.). (2012). The New Sunset Western Garden Book. New York: Time Home Entertainment, Inc.


Suggested additional references:

  • Baldwin, B.G., Goldman, D., Keil, D.J., Patterson, R., Rosatti, T.J., Wilken, D. (Eds.) (2012). The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California. Berkeley: University of California Press.

  • Bayton, R., Maughan, S. (2017). RHS Genealogy for Gardeners: Plant Families Explained and Explored. London: Mitchell Beazley.

  • Bayton, R. (2019). RHS The Gardener’s Botanical: An Encyclopedia of Latin Plant Names. London: Mitchell Beazley.

  • Dirr, M. (1990). Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Champaign: Stipes Publishing Co.

  • EBMUD (2004) Plants and Landscapes for Summer Dry Climates. Oakland: East Bay Municipal Utility District.

  • Perry, B. (2010). Landscape Plants for California Gardens. Claremont: Land Design Publishing.

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