Alpine Garden Society Alpine Garden Society - Dublin Group

Library


The Society maintains a library of books on Alpine plants and related subjects for the use of members. If you would like to borrow any of them, or if you have any suggestions for additions, please contact AnneMarie Keoghan, our librarian, at:

AnneMarie Keoghan

or ask any committee member.

Periodicals

The Society receives the following journals:

The Alpine Gardener - the Bulletin of the Alpine Garden Society
Scottish Rock Garden Society Journal
We used to subscribe to Rock Garden Quarterly - the Bulletin of the North American Rock Garden Society,
but no longer. We do have back issues.

Recent Acquisitions

Grey-Wilson, Chris         Pasque-Flowers; the Genus Pulsatilla                        2014
Everett, Diana             The Genus Tulipa                                            2013
Skelmersdale, Christine    A gardener's guide to bulbs                                 2012
Wilford , Richard          Alpines from Mountain to Garden                             2010

The following recent additions came from the Dermot Kehoe's library:
Anderson, E.B.             The small rock garden                                       1965
Bartlett, Mary             Gentians                                                    1975
Bawden, H.E.               Dwarf Shrubs, AGS
Bowles, E.A.               A handbook of Crocus and Colchicum for gardeners            1924
Brickell, C.D. et al       Daphne; the genus in the wild and cultivation               1976
Mathew, Brian              Flowering Bulbs for the garden                              1987
Mineo, Baldassare          Rock Garden Plants                                          1999
Rasetti, Franco            I Fiori delle Alpi                                          1980
Smith, G.F. & Lowe         Androsaces,  AGS                                            1977
Smith, G.F. et al          Primulas of Europe & America                                1984


Complete Catalogue


AGS                        Encyclopedia of Alpines Vol 1 & 2                           1994
AGS                        Rock Garden Bedside Guide                                   1961
AGS                        Consolidated index 1930-2005 (Vols 1-73)                    2007
Ahlburg, M                 Hellebores                                                  1993
Allan                      E.A. Bowles & his garden                                    1973
Anderson, E B              Rock Gardens                                                1959
Anderson, E.B.             The small rock garden                                       1965
Anley, G                   Alpine House Culture for Amateurs                           1951
Ashberry, A                Miniature Trees and Shrubs                                  1958
Ashberry, A                Miniature Gardens                                           1951
Bacon, L                   Alpines                                                     1973
Barker, F                  The Cream of Alpines                                        1958
Bartlett, Mary             Gentians                                                    1975
Bawden, H.E.               Dwarf Shrubs, AGS
Bellamy, D et al           Green Worlds                                                1975
Bennett, Masha             Pulmonarias and the Borage Family                           2003
Bishop, M                  Snowdrops                                                   2001
Blamey, M & Grey-Wilson, C Mediterranean Wild  Flowers                                 1993
Blamey, M & Grey-Wilson, C Alpine Flowers of Britain & Europe                          1975
Blanchard, J W             Narcissus: a guide to wild daffodils                        1990
Bland, B                   Silver Saxifrages                                           2000
Bland, B                   Century of Alpines                                          ????
Blunt, W                   Tulipomania                                                 1950
Bowles, E.A.               A handbook of Crocus and Colchicum for gardeners            1924
Boyce, P                   Genus Arum                                                  1993
Brickell, C & al           Alpines 2001 Proceedings 7th Int Rock Garden Plant          2001
Brickell, C.D. et al       Daphne; the genus in the wild and cultivation               1976
Brickell, C D & Mathew, B  Smaller Daphnes                                             2001
Burke, C                   AGS Tour to South Africa-Namaqualand                        1996
Carr, D                    Propagation                                                 1981
Case, W & Case R B         Trilliums                                                   1997
Cassidy, G E               Growing Irises                                              1982
Cave, L                    Cave's Guide to Turf Culture                                1967
Cerfton, R G F             Genus Geranium                                              1946
Chatto, Beth               Beth Chatto's Gravel Garden                                 2000
Clay, S                    Present Day Rock Garden                                     1954
Colston Burrell, C         Hellebores: a comprehensive guide                           2006
Cox, P A                   Smaller Rhododendrons                                       1985
Cowley, Jill               Genus Roscoea                                               2007
Cribb, P                   Genus Cypripedium                                           1997
Cribb, P & Butterfield, I  Genus Pleione                                               1988
Curtis, T & Thompson, R    Orchids of Ireland                                          2009
Davies, D                  Alliums                                                     1992
Dawson, R B                Lawns                                                       1963
Den Ouden, P & Boom, B K   Manual of Cultivated Conifers                               1965
Dryden, Kath               Alpines in pots New edition                                 2005
Elliott, J                 Woodland Garden: guide to shade-loving plants               1998
Elliott, J                 Smaller Perennials                                          1997
Elliott, J                 Bulbs for the Rock Garden                                   1995
Elliott, R                 Portraits of Alpine Plants                                  1964
Elliott, R                 Alpine Gardening                                            1963
Evans, A                   The Peat Garden and its Plants                              1974
Ellis, P & Entwistle, A    Pests and Diseases of Alpine Plants                         1993
Everett, Diana             The Genus Tulipa                                            2013
Farrer, R                  English Rock Garden                                         1948
Farrer, R                  My Rock Garden                                              1911
Findlay, W P K             Mushrooms, Toadstools & other common Fungi                  1977
Fisher, F H                Reginal Farrer                                              1933
Foley, M & Clarke Sidney   Orchids of the British Isles                                2004
Fross, David               Ceanothus                                                   2006
Good, John E G             Alpine Plants: Ecology for gardeners                        2007
Green, G G                 Cacti & Succulents                                          1953
Green, R                   Asiatic Primulas: A gardeners' guide                        1976
Grey-Wilson, C             Collins Guide Alpine Flowers of Britain & Europe            1995
Grey-Wilson, C             Cyclamen: guide for gardeners, horticulturists & botanists  1997
Grey-Wilson, C             Genus Cyclamen                                              1988
Grey-Wilson, C             Genus Dionysia                                              1989
Grey-Wilson, C             Manual of Alpine & Rock Garden Plants                       1989
Grey-Wilson, Chris         Pasque-Flowers; the Genus Pulsatilla                        2014
Grey-Wilson, C             Poppies                                                     1993
Grey-Wilson, C             The Rock Garden Plant Primer                                2009
Griffith, A N              Collins Guide to Alpine & Rock Garden Plants                1980
Grounds, R                 Ferns                                                       1974
Halda, J J                 Gentiana                                                    1996
Halliwell, B               Propagation of Alpine Plants & Dwarf Bulbs                  1992
Handel-Mazzetti, H         Botanical Pioneer in South China                            1996
Hay, H & Synge, P M        Dictionary of Garden Plants                                 1969
Heath, R E                 Alpine Plants under Glass                                   1951
Heath, R E                 Collingridge Guide to Collectors' Alpines                   1984
Heath, R E                 Rock plants for small gardens                               1982
Hessayon, D G              Rock and Water Garden Expert                                1993
Hills, L D                 Alpines withouth a Garden                                   1953
Hills, L D                 Miniature Alpine Gardening                                  1945
Hills, L D                 Propagation of Alpines                                      1950
Holubec, Vojtech           Caucasus and its flowers                                    2006
Horny, R & Webr, K         Porphyllium Saxifrages                                      1986
Hutchinson, J              Uncommon Wild Flowers                                       1950
Huxley, A                  Mountain Flowers in Colour                                  1978
Ingwerson, W               Manual of Alpine Plants                                     1978
Ingwerson, W               Alpines                                                     1991
Irwing, W & Malby, R A     Saxifrages or Rockfoils                                     1914
Japan Bonsai Assoc         Master Book of Bonsai                                       1976
Jeffrey, D W et al         North Bull Island Dublin Bay                                1977
Jermyn, Jim                Alpine plants of Europe                                     2005
Kingdome-Warde, K          Commonsense Rock Gardening                                  1948
Kohlein, F                 Gentians                                                    1991
Kriechbaum, W              Alpenpflanzen im Garten                                     1960
Leeds. Rod                 Autumn Bulbs                                                2006
Leeds. Rod                 Bulbs in containers                                         2005
Leschallas, H P            Small Alpine Garden                                         1937
Liden, M & Zetterlund, H   Corydalis                                                   1997
Lowe, D                    Cushion Plants for the Rock Garden                          1995
Lowe, D                    Alpines in Raised Beds, Troughs & Tufa                      1991
Macself, A J               Rock & Alpine Plants                                        ????
Macself, A J               Simple Rock Gardening                                       1947
Mansfield                  Alpines in Colour and Cultivation                           1947
Mark, A F & Adams, N M     New Zealand Alpine Plants                                   1995
Martin, W K                Concise British Flora in Colour                             1965
Mathew, B                  Flowering Bulbs for the garden                              1987
Mathew, B                  Growing Bulbs                                               1997
Mathew, B                  Genus Lewisia                                               1989
Mathew, B                  Smaller Bulbs                                               1987
Mathew, B                  The Iris                                                    1989
Mathew, B                  The Year-round Bulb Garden                                  1986
McGary, J                  Bulbs of North America                                      2001
Mineo, Baldassare          Rock Garden Plants                                          1999
N Ireland Daffodil Group   Daffodils in Ireland (World Daffodil Tour)                  1998
Nelson, E C & Walsh W      An Irish Flower Garden                                      1982
Nelson, E C & Walsh W      Burren                                                      1991
Nelson, E C & Walsh W      Heritage of Beauty                                          2000
Nicholls, G                Alpine Plants of North America                              2002
Nicholls, Graham           Dwarf Campanulas & associated genera                        2006
Nilsson, S                 Orchids of Northern Europe                                  1977
Nold, R                    Columbines                                                  2003
O'Cillin, S P              Travellers in Co Clare 1459-1843                            1977
Park, B                    Collins Guide to Roses                                      1956
Phillips, R                Grasses, Ferns, Mosses & Lichens                            1980
Phillips, R                Trees in Britain, Europe & North America                    1978
Phillips, R                Wild Flowers in Britain                                     1977
Phillipson, W L & Hearn D  Rock Garden Plants of Southern Alps                         1962
Pilbeam, J                 Mammillaria                                                 1982
Pooley, E                  Mountain Flowers: Field Guide Flora Drakensberg & Lesotho   2003
Praeger, R L I             Botanist in Ireland                                         1974
Pratt, K & Jefferson-Brown Gardener's Guide to Growing Fritillaries                    1997
Rasetti, Franco            I Fiori delle Alpi                                          1980
RHS                        Daffodil, Snowdrop & Tulip Yearbook 2004-2005               2004
RHS                        Dictionary of Gardening 5 Vols                              1976
Richards, John             Primula                                                     2003
Rix, Martyn                Growing Bulbs                                               1983
Rock Garden Club Prague    Rock gardening conference Beroun 2007                       2007
Rolfe, Robert              Portraits of Alpine Plants                                  2010
Ruksans, Janis             Buried treasures                                            2007
Saunders, T et al          Encyclopaedia of Gardening                                  1949
Schroter, C                Alpine Flora                                                1926
Sellar, W G                Garden Rubbish                                              1936
Shannon, D                 Irish Shrubs (Folens)                                       1976
Sheasby, Peter             Bulbous plants of Turkey and Iran                           2007
Shewell Cooper, W E        Home, Window & Roof Gardening                               1950
Skelmersdale, Christine    A gardener's guide to bulbs                                 2012
Smith, G.F. & Lowe         Androsaces,  AGS                                            1977
Smith, G & D Lowe          Genus Androsace                                             1997
Smith, G.F. et al          Primulas of Europe & America                                1984
Symons-Jeune, B            Natural Rock Garden                                         1955
Synnott, D                 Irish Ferns (Folens)                                        1980
Thomas, A S                Better Roses                                                1955
Thomas, H H                Rock Gardening for Beginners                                1927
Thomas, H H                Rockeries                                                   1938
Ward, Peter                Primroses and Auriculas (RHS Wisley Handbook)               2003
Webb, D A                  An Irish Flora ( 2 copies)                                  1943
Webb, D A & Scannell, J B  Flora of Connemara & The Burren                             1983
Welch, H J                 Dwarf Conifers                                              1966
White, Robin               Daphnes: practical guide for gardeners                      2006
Wilford, Richard           Tulips                                                      2006
Wilford , Richard          Alpines from Mountain to Garden                             2010
Wyse Jackson, P            Flora of Inner Dublin                                       1984
Yoe, P                     Hardy Geraniums                                             1985
Zvolanek, Zdenek           Crevice gardening                                           2007