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Books for review are available to members of the Botanical Society of America. If you are a BSA member and would like to review a book or books for PSB, the easiest way to do so is to: highlight and copy the book details, click on the Reviewer Requested link to the right of the book's details and paste the information into the email form that pops up. Remember to include your name, University/Department, all of your mailing details and the date by which the book will be reviewed. Book reviews should not exceed 800-1000 words. Alternatively, e-mail Mackenzie Taylor, the editor-in-chief, at psb@botany.org, including the details noted above, as soon as you notice the book of interest in this list, because they go quickly!

Wild Orchids of the Southwestern United States Brown, Paul Martin with original artwork by Stan Folsmon. 2019. ISBN: 978-3-946583-21-9. (Hardback US$64.40) 324 pp. Koeltz Botanical Books. Reviewer Requested
Wildflowers of the Adirondacks Leopold, Donald J. and Lytton John Musselman. 2020. ISBN: 978-1-4214-3110-9 (Paper $US24.95). 368 pp. Johns Hopkins University Press. Reviewer Requested
Name that flower: The identification of flowering plants (3rd ed) Clarke, Ian and Helen Lee. 2019. ISBN: 9780522850604. (Paper US$39.99) 292 pp. Melbourne University Press Reviewer Requested
Temperate garden plant families: The essential guide to identification and classification Goldblatt, Peter and John C. Manning. 2019. ISBN: 978-1-60469-498-7. (Hardcover US$45). 316 pp. Timber Press. Reviewer Requested
Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines in Kansas Michael John Haddock and Craig C. Freeman. 2019. ISBN: 978-0-7006-2768-4. (Paperback US$26.95). 440 pp. University Press of Kansas. [STL] Reviewer Requested
Wild Plants for a Sustainable Future Ulian, Tiziana, César Flores, Rafael Lira, Avhatakali Mamatsharaga, Kebadire K. Mogotsi, Patrick Muthoka(†), Samodimo Ngwako, Desterio O. Nyamongo, William Omondi, Abdoul K. Sanogo, Sidi Sanogo and Efisio Mattana (ed.) 2019. ISBN 978 1 84246 673 5. (ebook US$55 ) 490 pp. Kew Publishing. Reviewer Requested
Green Growth That Works: Natural Capital Policy and Finance Mechanisms Around the World Mandle, Lisa, Zhiyun Ouyang, James Salzman, and Gretchen C. Daily (eds). 2019. ISBN: 978-1-64283-003-3. (Paperback US$35). 336 pp. Island Press. Reviewer Requested
Robotics and automation for improving agriculture Billingsley, John (ed.). 2019. ISBN-13: 9781786762726. (Hardback £160.00) 326 pp. Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing. Reviewer Requested
Achieving sustainable cultivation of temperate zone tree fruits and berries Volume 2 Case studies Lang, Gregory. 2019. ISBN-13: 9781786762122. (Hardback £140.00) 470 pp. Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Reviewer Requested
Achieving sustainable cultivation of temperate zone tree fruits and berries Volume 1 Lang, Gregory (ed.) 2019. ISBN-13: 9781786762085. (Hardback £140) 520 pp. Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing. Reviewer Requested
Achieving sustainable cultivation of vegetables Hochmuth, George (ed). 2019. ISBN: 9781786762368. (Hardback £180). 644 pp. Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing. Reviewer Requested
A Naturalist Guide to the Plant Communities of Pacific Northwest Dune Forests and Wetlands Poinar Jr. George. 2019. ISBN: 978-18889878-54-6. (soft cover US$25). 341 pp. Botanical Research Institute of Texas Press Reviewer Requested
Endophytes for a Growing World Hodkinson, Trevor R., Fiona M. Doohan, Matthew J. Saunders, and Brian R. Murphy (eds). 2019. ISBN: 978-1-108-47176-3. (Hardback US$140). 410 pp. Cambridge University Press Reviewer Requested
Evolutionary Dynamics of Plant-Pathogen Interactions Buron, Jeremy J. and Anna-Liisa Laine. 2019. ISBN: 9781108625517. (Paper US$50.00) 392 pp. Cambridge University Press. Reviewer Requested
Chasing Centuries: The Search for Ancient Agave Cultivars Across the Desert Southwest Parker, Ron. 2019. ISBN: 978-1-941384-48-0. (Softcover US$26.95). 176 pp. Sunbelt Publications Reviewer Requested
Flora of Florida Volume V: Dicotyledons, Gisekiaceae through Boraginaceae Wunderlin, Richard, Bruce F. Hansen, and Alan R. Franck. 2018. ISBN: 9780813056791. (Hardback US$69.95). 320 pp. University Press of Florida Reviewer Requested
Lichen Study Guide for Oklahoma and Surrounding States Strawn, Sheila A. 2017. ISBN: 978-1-889878-55-3. (Flexibound US$25). 80pp. Botanical Research Institute of Texas Press. Reviewer Requested

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