Title: Florida's Best Native Landscape Plants

Descripton: Florida's Best Native Landscape Plants was written in partnership with the Association of Florida Native Nurseries and includes detailed information about 200 of Florida's most available, popular, and easy-to-cultivate native landscape plants. Two hundred species are included, all of which are illustrated with exquisite watercolor paintings and/or color photographs. Helpful and detailed accounts for each species cover such topics as native range, water and soil requirements, salt tolerance, culture, best features, and companion plants.

About the Author: Gil Nelson is an author, photographer, and naturalist working throughout the southeastern United States. He has written 8 single-author books and is a leading co-author for two National Audubon Society field guides. His work has also appeared in numerous regional and national magazines and he regularly speaks and leads field trips for a variety of nature-oriented and gardening organizations.

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