Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Flowers in Biological Sciences. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

A guide to 32 of the best and most common edible wild plants in North America, with detailed information on how to identify them, where they are found, how and when they are harvested, which parts are used, how they are prepared, as well as their culinary use, ecology, conservation, and cultural history.

  • Author: Samuel Thayer
  • Publisher: Foragers Harvest Press; 1st edition (May 15, 2006)
  • Genre: Science & Math, Biological Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0976626602
  • Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches


2. The Plant Paradox Quick and Easy: The 30-Day Plan to Lose Weight, Feel Great, and Live Lectin-Free (The Plant Paradox, 3)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

From bestselling author Dr. Steven Gundry, a quick and easy guide to The Plant Paradox program that gives readers the tools to enjoy the benefits of lectin-free eating in just 30 days. In Dr. Steven Gundry’s breakout bestseller The Plant Paradox , readers learned the surprising truth about foods that have long been regarded as healthy. Lectins—a type of protein found in fruits, vegetables, legumes, dairy, and grains—wreak havoc on the gut, creating systemic inflammation and laying the groundwork for disease and weight gain. Avoiding lectins offers incredible health benefits but requires a significant lifestyle change—one that, for many people, can feel overwhelming. Now, in The Plant Paradox Quick and Easy , Dr. Gundry makes it simpler than ever to go lectin free. His 30-day challenge offers incentives, support, and results along with a toolkit for success. With grocery lists, meal plans, time-saving cooking strategies, all-new recipes, and guidance for families and those following specialized diets (including ketogenic and vegan), The Plant Paradox Quick and Easy is the all-in-one resource Plant Paradox fans and newcomers alike need to jumpstart results reap the health benefits of living lectin-free.

  • Author: Dr. Steven R Gundry MD
  • Publisher: Harper Wave; Illustrated edition (January 8, 2019)
  • Genre: Science & Math, Biological Sciences
  • Dimensions: 5.31 x 0.65 x 8 inches


3. Composition Notebook: Wide Ruled Lined Paper Notebook Journal: Gold Glitter Liquid Marble Painting Workbook for Girls Kids Teens Students for Back to School and Home College Writing Notes

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

Composition Notebook Features: 110 blank wide lined white pages Printed on both sides  Perfect size 7.5" x 9.25" inches  (between A4 and A5) for tote bag, desk, backpack, school, home or work High quality glossy cover Perfect gift for School Notebook, Notebook For Kids, Notebook For Girls, Notebook For Boys, School Supplies, Back to school supplies,  journal,  taking notes, writing, organizing, lists, journaling and brainstorming For more unique journals and notebooks visit Latte Notebooks Author page (

  • Author: Yolanda Madison
  • Publisher: Independently published (May 8, 2020)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Photography & Video
  • ISBN: 979-8644234516
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.25 x 9.25 inches


4. The Botanist's Sticker Anthology

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

Get lost in the beauty of the natural world in this captivating collection of botanical stickers. Page after page is packed with beautiful vintage drawings of ornamental flowers, tropical ferns, and other exotic plants and fungi. Get creative! Adorn your personal items with more than a thousand botanically themed images. Use the stickers for scrapbooking and stationery, create gorgeous artwork, or simply enjoy this book as an exquisite keepsake.

  • Author: DK
  • Publisher: DK; Illustrated edition (November 3, 2020)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-0744036725
  • Dimensions: 6.94 x 1.15 x 8.81 inches


5. Edible Wild Plants: Eastern/Central North America (Peterson Field Guides)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

An invaluable resource for foragers and outdoor enthusiasts. More than 370 edible wild plants, plus 37 poisonous lookalikes, are described here, with 400 drawings and 78 color photographs showing precisely how to recognize each species. Also included are habitat descriptions, lists of plants by season, and preparation instructions for 22 different food uses. For more than 85 years, Peterson Field Guides have set the standard by which other field guides are measured. Comprehensive and authoritative, they are essential additions to any naturalist's bookshelf or backpack.

  • Author: Lee Allen Peterson
  • Publisher: Mariner Books; Illustrated edition (September 1, 1999)
  • Genre: Science & Math, Biological Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0395926222
  • Dimensions: 4.5 x 0.93 x 7.25 inches


6. Evolutionary Herbalism: Science, Spirituality, and Medicine from the Heart of Nature

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

Weaving together herbal and medical traditions from around the world into a singular cohesive model, this groundbreaking book guides herbal practitioners to a comprehensive understanding of the practice and philosophy of healing with herbs. Sajah Popham presents an innovative approach to herbalism that considers the holistic relationship among plants, humans, and the underlying archetypal patterns in Nature. Organized in five parts moving from the microcosmic to the universal, this work explores a unique integration of clinical herbalism, Ayurveda, medical astrology, spagyric alchemy, and medical and esoteric traditions from across the world into a truly holistic system of plant medicine. A balance of the heart and the mind, the science and spirit of people and plants, Evolutionary Herbalism provides a holistic context for how plants can be used for transformational levels of healing for the body, spirit, and soul. For both the student herbalist and experienced practitioner, Popham's original perspectives guide readers to a more intimate, synergistic, and intuitive relationship with the plant kingdom, people, and Nature as a whole.

  • Author: Sajah Popham
  • Publisher: North Atlantic Books; Illustrated edition (April 30, 2019)
  • Genre: Science & Math, Biological Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1623173135
  • Dimensions: 6.2 x 1.37 x 8.9 inches


7. Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

An updated edition of the best-selling highly illustrated garden plant reference, featuring more than 8000 plants and 4000 photographs. Choose the right plants for your garden and find all the inspiration and guidance you need with TheEncyclopedia of Plants & Flowers . Drawing on expert advice from the RHS, this best-selling book features a photographic catalogue of more than 4000 plants and flowers, all organized by color, size, and type, to help you select the right varieties for your outdoor space. Discover perennials, bulbs, shrubs, and trees, succulents, and ornamental shrubs, all showcased in beautiful, full-color photography. Browse this photographic catalogue to find at-a-glance plant choice inspiration. Or use the extensive plant dictionary to look up more than 8000 plant varieties and the best growing conditions. This new edition features the latest and most popular cultivars, with more than 1380 new plants added, as well as updated photography, comprehensive hardiness ratings, and a brand-new introduction. Fully comprehensive yet easy to use, the Encyclopedia of Plants & Flowers is the inspirational, informative guide every gardener needs on their bookshelf.

  • Author: Christopher Brickell
  • Publisher: DK; Illustrated edition (October 1, 2019)
  • Genre: Science & Math, Biological Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1465485038
  • Dimensions: 9.31 x 1.83 x 11.13 inches


8. The Complete Language of Flowers: A Definitive and Illustrated History (Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia, 3)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

The Complete Language of Flowers is a comprehensive encyclopedia providing the meanings, powers, facts, and folklore for over 1,001 flower species. Along with a beautiful visual depiction , each entry provides the flower’s scientific and common names , characteristics , and historic meanings and powers from mythology, medieval legends, folklore, and flower poetry. For centuries, symbolic flower meanings have fascinated readers, writers, poets, and suddenly smitten couples alike. Extremely popular during the Victorian era, these floriographies flourished and versed the public on the hidden meaning of popular flowers such as: Purple Tulip—Eternal love Amaryllis—Adventurousness; Enthusiasm; Passion Daisy—Beauty and innocence; Cheer; Childlike playfulness Sunflower—Ambition; Constancy; Devotion Together with stunning full-color illustrations and two indexes , one for searching by common flower name and the other organized by meaning , this beautiful reference is a must-have for gardeners, florists, and flower enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking to arrange the perfectly bespoken wedding bouquet or to understand what the yellow rose you just received from an admirer means (friendship), this updated floriography is a visual delight. Elegantly designed and beautifully illustrated, the Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia series offers comprehensive, display-worthy references on a range of intriguing topics, including birthday astrology, dream interpretation, techniques for harnessing the power of dreams, and the stories behind signs and symbols.

  • Author: S. Theresa Dietz
  • Publisher: Wellfleet; Illustrated edition (February 4, 2020)
  • Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Crafts & Hobbies
  • ISBN: 978-1577151906
  • Dimensions: 8 x 0.75 x 10 inches


9. Floriography: An Illustrated Guide to the Victorian Language of Flowers

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

A charming, gorgeously illustrated botanical encyclopedia for your favorite romantic, local witch, bride-to-be, or green-thumbed friend. Floriography is a full-color guide to the historical uses and secret meanings behind an impressive array of flowers and herbs. The book explores the coded significances associated with various blooms, from flowers for a lover to flowers for an enemy. The language of flowers was historically used as a means of secret communication. It soared in popularity during the 19th century, especially in Victorian England and the U.S., when proper etiquette discouraged open displays of emotion. Mysterious and playful, the language of flowers has roots in everything from the characteristics of the plant to its presence in folklore and history. Researched and illustrated by popular artist Jessica Roux, this book makes a stunning display piece, conversation-starter, or thoughtful gift.

  • Author: Jessica Roux
  • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing (September 15, 2020)
  • Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Crafts & Hobbies
  • ISBN: 978-1524858148
  • Dimensions: 6.2 x 1.1 x 8.2 inches


10. Wildflowers of Colorado Field Guide (Wildflower Identification Guides)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Flowers in Biological Sciences - August 2021

A field guide to 200 of Colorado’s beautiful wildflowers! Full-page photos and descriptions make this the best guide to Colorado’s wildflowers organized by color and size icons make visual identification quick and easy full-page, professional-quality photographs easy-to-read format presenting information critical to accurate identification

  • Author: Don Mammoser
  • Publisher: Adventure Publications; Illustrated edition (May 9, 2007)
  • Genre: Science & Math, Biological Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1591931614
  • Dimensions: 6.58 x 0.81 x 6.04 inches