Read or showcase these plant conservation books

Learn more about plants and plant conservation by reading a good book!

Ask your public libraries and libraries at zoos, botanic gardens, and schools to showcase their plant conservation book selection on May 18th.

For Children and Families

Books for children and families (172kb PDF)
a list of books that make great reading material for Plant Conservation Day, including short descriptions and age-ranges

Learning science outside the classroom
a book demonstrating informal non-classroom based learning

Nature’s Playground: Activities, crafts and games to encourage children to get outdoors
a guide to introducing children to the great outdoors through fun activities in nature

Setting up and running a school garden: A manual for teachers, parents and communities
a manual addressing school gardens on a global scale

For Home Gardeners

Books for home gardeners (151kb PDF)
a list of books that make great reading material for Plant Conservation Day

For Plant Conservation and Horticulture Professionals

Books for plant professionals (148kb PDF)
a list of books that make great reading material for Plant Conservation Day