Lending Library

The following list of resources are available to be checked out by members from our chapter’s lending library.

 Adams, George.  Gardening for the Birds: How to Create a Bird-Friendly Backyard. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2013. Print.

Adelman, Charlotte and Bernard L Schwartz. The Midwestern Native Garden Native Alternatives to Nonnative Flowers and Plants: An Illustrated Guide. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2011. Print.

 Armitage, Allan M. Armitage’s Native Plants for North American Gardens.  Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2006. Print.

Christopher, Thomas (Ed.) The New American Landscape: Leading Voices on the Future of Sustainable GardeningPortland, OR: Timber Press, 2011. Print.

Cohen, Whitney and Fisher, John.  The Book of Gardening Projects for Kids: 101 Ways to Get Kids Outside, Dirty, and Having Fun. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2012. Print.

Czarapata, Elizabeth J. Invasive Plants of the Upper Midwest an Illustrated Guide to Their Identification and Control. Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, 2005. Print.

Detrick, Alan L.  Macro Photography for Gardeners and Nature Lovers: The Essential Guide to Digital Techniques. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2008. Print.

Hill, Patricia. Design Your Natural Midwest Garden. Madison, WI: Trails Books, 2007. Print.

NEW Holm, Heather.  Bees: An Identification and Native Plant Foraging Guide. Minnetonka, MN: Pollination Press LLC, 2017. Print.

Holm, Heather. Pollinators of Native Plants: Attract, Observe and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants. Minnetonka, MN: Pollination Press LLC, 2014. Print.

Leopold, Aldo. A Sand County Almanac, and Sketches Here and There. New York: Oxford University Press, 1987. Print.

O’Donnell Young, Beth and Bussolini, Karen.  The Naturescaping Workbook: A Step-by-Step Guide for Bringing Nature to Your Backyard. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2011. Print.

Rainer, Thomas and West, Claudia. Planting in a Post-Wild World: Designing Plant Communities for Resilient Landscapes.  Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2015. Print.

Savinsski, David (Producer), Syverson, Mike (Producer, Narrator), and Wild Ones (Producer). A Tapestry of Learning: Creating School Natural Areas. Appleton, WI: Dream Scape Entertainment, 2001. CD-Rom (Windows only).

Sternburg, Guy. Native Trees for North American Landscapes. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2004. Print.

Tallamy, Douglas W. Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants. Portland: Timber Press, 2009. Print.

Doug Tallamy live at the Elgin Academy. Elgin, IL: Northern Kane County Wild Ones, 2011. DVD.

Wasowski, Sally. Gardening with Prairie Plants: How to Create Beautiful Native Landscapes. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2002. Print.

Wild Ones and Oakland Chapter. Wild for Wildflowers. Appleton, WI: 2000. CD-Rom.

The Xerces Society. Gardening for Butterflies: How You Can Attract and Protect Beautiful, Beneficial Insects.  Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2016. Print.

Books for Purchase from National

Wild Ones Bookstore: http://www.wildones.org/store/bookstore/