Teri’s Top 10 Gardening Books
1. The Garden Primer, Barbara Damrosch
2. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, Michael Dirr
3. The Practical Gardener, Roger B. Swain
4. The Essential Earthman, Henry Mitchell
5. The Undaunted Garden, Lauren Springer
6. Slow Gardening, Felder Rushing
7. The Backyard Parables, Margaret Roach
8. Rodale’s Illustrated Encyclopedia of Herbs
9. The Physiology of Plants Under Stress, Maynard G. Hale and David M. Orcutt
10. From the Good Earth, Michael Abelman


Teri’s Top 10 Plants
1. basil, Oscimum basilicum
2. basin sagebrush, Artemisia tridentata
3. lavender, Lavandula
4. fairy wand, Chamaelirium luteum
5. fothergilla, Fothergilla gardenii
6. California redwood, Sequoia sempervirens
7. mock orange, Philadelphus
8. butterfly weed, Ascelpias tuberosa
9. sweet woodruff, Galium odoratum
10. roses — esp. David Austins