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Toronto Cactus & Succulent Club

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

Library Books & Periodicals


The following books and periodicals are contained in the Toronto Cactus & Succulent Club's library.  These may be borrowed by members for one-month periods.  Linked titles provide an index to the periodical.

Books:

TitleAuthor
Adromischus – The Cactus File Handbook 3 John Pilbeam
Systematics of Aeonium (Crassulaceae) Ho-Yih Liu
Aloe Vera Handbook Max B. Skousen
The Aloes of South Africa Gilbert W. Reynolds
South African Aloes Barbara Jeppe
Aloes & Agaves in Cultivation Jeff Moore
Anacampseros, Avonia, Grahamia – A Grower's Handbook Gordon Rowley
Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants – Asclepiadaceae Focke Albers and Ulrich Meve
The Remarkable Baobab Thomas Pakenham
Botany for High Schools A. Cosens & T.J. Ivey
Plantwatching (botany) Malcolm Wilkins
Glossary of Botanical Terms, with special reference to Succulent Plants Urs Eggli
Cactaceas y Succulentas de Barranca de Metzitlan
Taxonomy of the Cactaceae – Volume 1 (Acanthocalycium to Lymanbensonia) Joël Lodé
Taxonomy of the Cactaceae – Volume 2 (Maihuenia to Yungasocereus) Joël Lodé
Cacti Vincent Cerutti & Paul Starosta
Cacti Clive Innes & C. Glass
Cacti Sir Oliver Leese
Cacti – A Golden Guide Frank D. Venning
Cacti – a Wisley handbook (The Royal Horticultural Society) Clive Innes
Cacti – an Illustrated Guide to Over 150 Representative Species Marcus Schneck
Cacti – The Illustrated Dictionary Rod & Ken Preston-Mafham
Cacti – The New Plant Library Terry Hewitt
Cacti for the Connoisseur John Pilbeam
The Cactus Family Edward F. Anderson
The Cactus Handbook Erik Haustein
The Encyclopedia of Cacti Cullmann, Gotz & Groner
The Illustrated Guide to Cacti Rudolph Slaba
The Study of Cacti Vera Higgins
Stuck on Cactus David E. Wright
Cactus – The most beautiful varieties and how to keep them healthy Elisabeth Manke
The Instant Guide to Healthy Cacti John Pilbeam
Success with Cacti Franz Becherer
Index of Cactus Illustrations John M. Evanich
Cactus in the Snow – A guide to growing hardy cacti in the wet and frozen north Bruce Brethauer
A Review Of The Distribution Of The Native Cacti Of Canada Ken Hancock
A Cactus Odyssey – Journeys in the wilds of Bolivia, Peru and Argentina Mauseth, Kiesling and Ostolaza
Cacti & Succulents Clive Innes
Cacti & Succulents William C. Mulligan
The Book of Cacti & Other Succulents Claude Chidamian
Cacti and Succulents – Collins Aura Garden Handbooks Ken March
Cacti and Succulents – Time Life Books Philip Perl
Pocket Encyclopedia of Cacti & Succulents Edgar & Brian Lamb
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Cacti & other Succulents J. Riha & R. Subik
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Succulents (including Cacti) Gordon D. Rowley
The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents – Volume 2 Edgar Lamb
The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents – Volume 4 Edgar & Brian Lamb
The Observer's Book of Cacti & Other Succulents S.H. Scott
Simon and Schuster's Guide to Cacti and Succulents Simon & Schuster
Cacti and Succulents for Modern Living (Merchant Publishing Co.)
Cacti and Succulents from Mother Nature James E. Gick
Cacti and Succulents – Step-by-Step to Growing Success Bill Keen
The Plantfinder's Guide to Cacti & Other Succulents Keith Grantham & Paul Klaassen
The Ultimate Book of Cacti & Succulents Miles Anderson
The World Encyclopaedia of Cacti & Succulents Miles Anderson
The World of Cactus and Succulents (Ortho Books)
Cactus and Succulents – a care manual Tony and Suzanne Mace
Growing Cacti & Succulents Douglas Bartrum
Cacti and Succulents in Habitat Ken Preston-Mafham
Colourful Cacti of the American Deserts (includes Other Succulents) Edgar & Brian Lamb
Caudiciform & Pachycaul Succulents Gordon D. Rowley
Pachyforms – A Guide to Growing Pachycaul and Caudiciform Plants Philippe de Vosjoli
Succulent Compositae Gordon D. Rowley
The Genus Conophytum – a Conograph Steven Hammer
Copiapoa – The Cactus File Handbook 4 Graham Charles
Copiapoa In Their Environment R. Schulz & A. Kapitany
Cotyledon and Tylecodon Ernst van Jaarsveld & Daryl Koutnik
Crassula – A Grower's Guide Gordon D. Rowley
Dudleya and Hasseanthus Handbook Paul H. Thomson
Echeverias – A Guide to Cultivation and Identification L. Carruthers and R. Ginns
The Genus Echeveria John Pilbeam
Echinocereus Duke Benadom
The Genus Echinocereus Nigel Taylor
Grafting Epiphyllums and Related Cacti D. Graham
Eriosyce Fred Katterman
Euphorbia, The Euphorbia Journals, Volumes 1 to 10 Herman Schwartz (editor)
Ferocactus John Pilbeam & D. Bowdery
Gasterias of South Africa E.J. van Jaarsveld
Building and Using a Greenhouse (Grolier)
Gymnocalycium – A Collector's Guide John Pilbeam
Haworthia and Astroloba – A Collector's Guide John Pilbeam
Haworthia Revisited Bruce Bayer
Haworthia for the Collector Rudolf Schulz
Haworthias – The First Fifty John Pilbeam
Haworthias – The Second Fifty John Pilbeam
A History of Succulent Plants Gordon D. Rowley
The Hoya Handbook – A Guide for the Grower & Collector Dale Kloppenburg with Ann Wayman
Indoor Plants Ward & Peskett
The Love of Indoor Plants Lovell Benjamin
Lewisias B. LeRoy Davidson
Growing Plants under Artificial Light Peggie Schulz
Lithops – Flowering Stones Desmond T. Cole
Lithops – Treasures of the Veld Steven Hammer
Mammillaria – A Collector's Guide John Pilbeam
Melocactus – Care and Cultivation George Thompson
A Handbook of Succulent Plants, Vol 3 – Mesembryanthemaceae Hermann Jacobsen
Mesembs of the World various authors
The new Growing the Mesembs Ed Storms
Monadenium Albert Pritchard
Pachyforms – A Guide to Growing Pachycaul and Caudiciform Plants Philippe de Vosjoli
Rebutia (The Cactus File Handbook #2) John Pilbeam
The Sansevieria Trifasciata Varieties B. Juan Chahinian
The Splendid Sansevieria B. Juan Chahinian
Sedum – Cultivated Stonecrops Ray Stephenson
Stapeliads John Pilbeam
Succulentas del Valle de Tehuacan
Succulents & Xerophytic Plants of Madagascar – Volume 1 Werner Rauh
Succulents & Xerophytic Plants of Madagascar – Volume 2 Werner Rauh
Succulents – a Wisley handbook (The Royal Horticultural Society) Clive Innes
Succulents – The New Plant Library Terry Hewitt
Succulents in Cultivation Vera Higgins
A Handbook of Succulent Plants, Vol 1 – A to E (no cacti) Hermann Jacobsen
A Handbook of Succulent Plants, Vol 2 – F to Z (no cacti) Hermann Jacobsen
A Handbook of Succulent Plants, Vol 3 – Mesembryanthemaceae Hermann Jacobsen
Handbook on Succulent Plants (Brooklyn Botanic Garden)
Lexicon of Succulent Plants (no cacti) Hermann Jacobsen
Name that Succulent Gordon D. Rowley
The Instant Guide to Healthy Succulents John Pilbeam
Sulcorebutia and Weingartia – A Collector's Guide John Pilbeam
Teratopia Gordon Rowley
Thelocactus (The Cactus File Handbook #1) John Pilbeam
Uebelmannia and Their Environment R. & Machado Schulz

Periodicals:

TitleYears
Cactus & Succulent Information Exchange 1968 to 1985
Cactus & Succulent Journal (CSSA USA) 1929 to 1948 - on DVD
1964 to 2003 - on DVD
2004 to current - paper periodicals
CSSA Newsletter Recent issues
Fresno C&S Society Newsletter – Cactus Corner News 19?? to Jul 2006
Haseltonia – Yearbook of the C&S Society of America Volume 1 (1993) to Volume 15
Mid-Iowa C&S Society Newsletter Oct 1984 to Apr 2007
Omaha C&S Society Newsletter 1987 to 200?
Oregon C&S Society Newsletter – Cactus Chatter 1984 to 1996
Toronto C&S Club Newsletter – Cactus Factus 1977 to current
 

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Last updated: 13 November 2016