Timber Press – Region – Midwest Books

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Midwest Books

Nonfiction books about the flora, fauna, and natural history of the Midwest, published by Timber Press. Learn how to grow gardens, discover the native plants of the Great Plains, and explore the medicinal plants of the Midwestern United States.

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Wildflowers of the Midwest

By Michael Homoya and Scott Namestnik

Ideal for hikers, foragers, and plant lovers, the Timber Press Field Guides are the perfect tools for loving where you live.

A comprehensive field guide for anyone wishing to learn about the amazingly diverse wildflowers of the Midwest. With more than 1,000 superb color photographs and a user-friendly organization by flower color and shape, this is a must-have guide for birders, hikers, foragers, and natural history buffs. Covers Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, and Iowa.

Midwest Gardening Books

Expert Midwest Authors

Nick McCullough and Allison McCullough

Nick McCullough is a certified designer by the Association of Professional Landscape Designers and served on its board. He holds degrees in horticulture and art history from The Ohio State University. Nick is passionate about perennials and has a masterful understanding of how plants thrive in regional climates. 

Allison McCullough is the head of marketing for McCullough’s Landscape & Nursery and currently serves as Contributing Garden Editor at Midwest Living magazine. She has won Gold and Silver Awards by the Association of Garden Communicators.

Our Authors

  1. Bevin Cohen
  2. Lisa M. Rose
  3. Michael VanderBrug
  4. Scott Namestnik