Books on Hosta and Hemerocallis

Note that some of the books listed have one publisher in the U.K. and another in the U.S.A. In some cases we have not been able to find ISBN numbers for both.

Hosta

Field Guide to Hostas, by Mark Zilis

2014. pp. 428
ISBN: 978-0-9679440-2-9 Q & Z Nursery

Hostas - Grow your hostas as per species habits, by Reggie D. Millette


2013 pp. 352
ISBN 978-2-8969-6044-6
Millette Photomedia, Quebec

The Book of Little Hostas: 200 Mini, Small and Very Small Varieties, by Kathy Guest Shadrack and Michael Shadrack

2010 pp. 208
ISBN 978-1-6046-9060-6
Timber Press, London

Hostas: An essential guide, by Richard Ford

2010 pp. 192
ISBN 978-1-8479-7218-7
The Crowood Press, Marlborough

The New Encyclopedia of Hostas, by Diana Grenfell & Michael Shadrack

2010 pp. 472
ISBN 978-0-8819-2960-7
Timber Press, London

The Hostapedia, by Mark Zilis

2009. pp. 1120
ISBN: not known
Q & Z Nursery

Hostas, by Diana Grenfell

RHS Wisley Handbook
2008 re-issue. pp. 96.
ISBN 978-1-8453-33829 Mitchell Beazley

The Hosta Adventure – A Grower’s Guide

2008. 2nd Edition
ISBN not known

Timber Press Pocket Guide to Hostas, by Diana Grenfell & Michael Shadrack

2007. pp. 212
ISBN 978-0-88192-847-1
Timber Press, Portland, Oregon

Les Hostas, by Jane Phillips & Mike Shadrack

2006. pp. 112
ISBN 978-2-9527468-0-9
Phillips & Shadrack www.hostas.fr

Hostas, by Diana Grenfell

2005. pp. 64
ISBN 0-9016-8722-7
The Hardy Plant Society, Pershore, Worcestershire

The Color Encyclopedia of Hostas, by Diana Grenfell & Michael Shadrack

2004 pp. 407
ISBN 0-88192-618-3
Timber Press, Swavesey, Cambridge

Hostas. The Complete Guide, by Rosemary Barrett

2004. pp. 143. Paperback
ISBN 0-7153-1783-0
David & Charles, Newton Abbot, Devon

The Hosta Handbook, by Mark R Zilis

2000. pp. 600
ISBN 0-9679440-0-7
Q & Z Nursery, Inc., Rochelle, Illinoi

Hostas, by Andrew Mikolajski

1997. pp. 64. (Large format paperback)
ISBN 0-947793-33-X
Aura Books, Greenford, Middlesex
2000. pp. 64. (Small format hardback)
ISBN 1-84215-515-6
Anness Publishing Limited, London

Hosta (Funkien), by Fritz Kohlein

1993. pp. 192
ISBN 3-8001-6513-9 Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart
Anness Publishing Limited, London

The Gardeners Guide to Growing Hostas, by Diana Grenfell

1996. pp. 160
ISBN 0-7153-0432-1
David & Charles, Newton Abbot, Devon

Hostas, by Sandra Bond

1992. pp. 96
ISBN 0-7063-7060-0 Ward Lock Limited, London
This book has been re-published as part of a volume entitled The Complete Guide to Foliage Planting (paperback), 1997
ISBN 0-7063-7581-5
Ward Lock Limited, London

The Hosta Book, by Paul Aden

1992 (second edition). Paperback. pp. 133
ISBN 0-8819-2177-7
ISBN 0-7134-7270-7

Timber Press, Portland, Oregon
B T Batsford, London

The Genus Hosta, by W. George Schmid

1992 (second edition). Paperback. pp. 133
ISBN 0-8819-2177-7
ISBN 0-7134-7270-7

Timber Press, Portland, Oregon
B T Batsford, London

Hosta: The Flowering Foliage Plant, by Diana Grenfell

1990. pp. 208
ISBN 0-7134-5072-X?
B.T. Batsford Limited, London

Pests

50 Ways To Kill A Slug, by Sarah Ford

2003. pp. 96
ISBN 0-600-60858-1
Hamlyn, London

The Little Book of Slugs Edited by Allan Shepherd & Suzanne Galant

2002. pp. 120
ISBN 1-90217-513-1
The Centre For Alternative Technology, Machynlleth, Powys

Hemerocallis

The Illustrated Guide to Daylilies, Ed. Oliver Billingslea

2015. pp. 128
ISBN 978-0-9631072-6-8
American Hemerocallis Society

Landscaping with Daylilies, by Oliver Billingslea

2012. pp. 336
ISBN 978-0-96310-725-1
American Hemerocallis Society

The New Encyclopedia of Daylilies, by Ted L. Petit & John P. Peat

2008. pp. 408
ISBN 978-0-88192-858-7
Timber Press Inc., Portland, Oregon

"Caught in the Web"; Spiders and UFos

2006. pp. 128
ISBN 978-0-9631072-4-4
American Hemerocallis Society

The Daylily – A Guide for Gardeners, by John P. Peat & Ted L. Petit

2004. pp. 200
ISBN 0-88192-666-3
Timber Press Inc., Portland, Oregon

The Color Encyclopedia of Daylilies, by Ted L. Petit & John P. Peat

2000. pp. 296
ISBN 0-88192-488-1
Timber Press Inc., Portland, Oregon

The Gardener’s Guide to Growing Daylilies, by Diana Grenfel

1998. pp. 160
ISBN 0-7153-0695-2
ISBN 0-8819-2461-X
David & Charles, Newton Abbot, Devon
Timber Press Inc., Portland, Oregon

Daylilies – A Fifty Year Affair

1995. pp. 164
ISBN 0-9631072-1-6
American Hemerocallis Society

Hemerocallis: Daylilies, by Walter Erhardt

1992. pp. 160
ISBN 0-7134-7065-8
B.T. Batsford Limited, London

Daylilies: The Perfect Perennial, by Lewis and Nancy Hill

1991. pp. 204
ISBN 0-8826-6652-5 (hardback)
ISBN 0-8826-6651-7 (paperback)
Storey Communications Inc., Pownal, VT

Hemerocallis: The Daylily, by R.W. Munson

1989. pp. 144
ISBN 0-8819-2140-8 (hardback)
ISBN 0-8819-2240-4 (paperback)
Timber Press Inc., Portland, Oregon

Growing Daylilies, by Graeme Grosvenor

1986. pp. 64
ISBN 0-8641-7084-X
Kangaroo Press Pty. Limited, Kenthurst, New South Wales

Daylilies, by A.B. Stout

Originally published by Macmillan in 1934. Reprinted in 1986, pp. 140
ISBN 0-4600-4727-2
J.M. Dent & Sons Limited, London
also by Sagapress Inc.