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50 Choice Mammillarias, Brian Fearn and Leslie Pearcy, Abby Brook Cactus Nursery, 1979

70 Common Cacti of the Southwest, T.J. Priehs and Carolyn Dodson, Southwest Parks and Monuments Association, 1989

500 Cacti (species and varities in cultivation), Ken Preston, Mafham Firefly Books, 2007

10,000 Miles Hunting Cactus in Texas, Ed Maddox, 1984


A Cactus Odyssey, James Mauseth, Roberto Kiesling, Carlos Ostolaza, Timber Press, 2002

A Field Guide to Cacti and Succulents of Arizona, Rob Romero, Gregg Starr, Von Watkins, Tucson Cactus and Succulent Society, 2015

A Gallery of Agaves (Including Varigates), John Pilbeam, British Cactus and Succulent Society, 2013

A Guide to the Desert Plant Collection, William Hertrich, Huntington Botanical Garden, 1937

Adenium, Mark Dimmitt, Gene Joseph, David Palzkill, Arizona Lithographs, 2009

Agaves, Living Sculptures, Greg Starr, Timber Press, 2012

Agaves of Continental North America, Howard Scott Gentry, University of Arizona Press, 1998

Aloes A Definitive Guide, S. Carter, J.J. Lavranos, L.E. Newton, C.C. Walker, Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, 2011

Aloes and Agaves in Cultivation, Jeff Moore, 2016

Ariocarpus et cetera: The special, smaller genera of Mexican cacti, John Pilbeam & Bill Weightman, The British Cactus & Succulent Society, 2006

Arizona's Cactuses, W. Taylor Marshall, Desert Botanical Garden of Arizona, 1950

Ashingtonia Volume 3, Number 1, January/February 1978

Ashingtonia Volume 3, Number 2, March/April 1978

Ashingtonia Volume 3, Number 3 & 4, August 1978

Ashingtonia Volume 3, Number 5 & 6, November 1979

Australian Ant Plants, Attilla Kapitany

Australian Bottle Trees and BoabsAttilla Kapitany

Australian Gymea and Spear LiliesAttilla Kapitany

Australian Native BulbsAttilla Kapitany

Australian Pigface and Pigweed, Attilla Kapitany

Australian Succulent Orchids, Attilla Kapitany

Australian Wierd and Wonderful Wattles, Attilla Kapitany


Cacti, Paul Starosta & Vincent Cerutti, First Editions Translations Ltd., 1998

Cacti, Sir Oliver Leese, Triune Books, 1973

Cacti and Succulents, Adnar Mohieldin

Cacti and Succulents, A Practical Handbook, Walther Hagge, E.P. Dutton & Co., 1963

Cacti and Succulents Indoors and Outdoors, Martha Van Ness, Vannorstrand Reinhold Company, 1971

Cacti and Succulents for Cold Cilmates, Leo J. Chance, Timber Press, 2012

Cacti in Brazil, Konrad Herm, Andreas Hofacker, Graham Charles, Werner van Heek, Bernard Bohle, Dr. Willi Strecker, Gerhard Hieman, Peter Naber

Cacti of California, E. Yale Dawson, Univerisity of California Press, 1966

Cacti of Texas, A Field Guide, A. Michael Powell, James F. Weedin, Shirley A. Powell,Texas Tech University Press, 2008

Cacti of Texas In Their Natural Habitat, Gertrude and Ad Konings, Chiclid Press, 2009

Cacti of the Trans-Pecos and Adjacent Areas, A. Michael Powell and James F. Weedin, Texas Tech University Press, 2004

Cactus, Elisabeth Manke, Barron's Educational Series, 2000

Cactus & Co. – Volume 13, #2

Cactus & Co. – Volume 13, #3

Cactus & Co. – Volume 13, #4

Cactus & Co. – Volume 14, #1

Cactus and Other Succulent Plants, H.M. Roan,The National Cactus and Succulent Society, 1951

Cactus Country, Time/Life Books, 1973

Cactus Highways Vol 1, No. 1 May/June 1986, Cactus & Succulent Society of Greater Houston, 1986

Catalogo de Cactaceas Mexicanas, Ulises Guzman, Salvador Arias, Patricia Davila, Universidad Nacional  Autonoma de Mexico, 2003

Cites Aloe and Pachypodium Checklist, Leonard E. Newton, Gordon D. Rowley, Chromwell Press, 2001

Colour Encyclopaedia of Cacti, Hiroshi Hirao, Siebundo Shinkoia Pub. Co. Ltd., 1974

Copiapoa 2006, Rudolf Schulz, Schulz Publishing, 2006

Coryphantha Cacti of Mexico and Southern U.S., R.F. Dicht, A.D. Luthy, Springer, 2005


Die Cactaceae – Band IV Ceroideae, Curt Backeberg, Veb Gustav Fischer Verlag Jena, 1968

Das Kakteen Lexikon, Curt Backeburg, Veb Gustav Fischer Verlag Jena, 1970


Echeveria, Eric Walther, California Academy of Sciences, 1972

Endangered and Threatened Plants of the United States, Edward Ayensu and Robert A. DeFilipps, Smithsonian Institute, 1978

Epiphyllum Handbook, Scott E. Haselton, Abby Garden Press, 1951

Epithelantha 2011, David Donati, Carlo Zanovello, Cactus Trentino - Sudtiroa

Eriosyce, The Genus Revised and Amplified, Fred Katterman, David Hunt, 1994

Exotic Cacti, Peter Chapman & Margaret Martin, H.P. Books, 1989


Ferocactus, John Pilbeam and Derek Bowdery, British Cactus & Succulent Society, 2005


Gardening in Austin and Central Texas, Deborah E. Cole, Austin Area Garden Council, 1978

Grass Aloes of the South African Veld, Charles Craib, Umdaus Press, 2005

Great American Deserts, Rowe Findley, National Geographic Society, 1972

Growing the Mesembs, Ed Storms, Tarrant Printing, 1976

Gymnocalycium in Habitat and in Culture, Graham Charles, Butler Tanner & Dennis Frome, 2009


Haworthia For the Collector, Rudolf Schulz, Schulz Publishing, 2009

Haworthia Handbook, M.B. Bayer, National Botanic Garden of South Africa, 1976

Haworthia Review 1946-1948, Harry Mays, 1998

Haworthia Revisited, Bruce Bayer, Umdaus Press, 1999


Kakteen, Dr. E. Haustein, Albrecht Philler Verlag

Kakteen, Willy Cullmann, Verlag Eugen Ulmer, 1972


Las Cactaceas De Mexico, Helia Bravo-Hollis, Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico, 1978

List of South African Succulent Plants, Umdaus Press, 1997

Lithops, Flowering Stones, Desmond T Cole & Naureen A. Cole, Cactus & co., 2005


Melocactus of Cuba, Zoltan Rigerszki, Gerard Delanoy, Endre Ujreti, Anselme Vilardebo, Cactus & Co., 2007

Mountain Highlands And Desert Seas, Frederick R. Gehlbach, Texas A&M Press, 1981


Namibia (travel guide), Chris McIntyre, Bradt Travel Guides Ltd.


Pachyforms, Aguide to Growing Pachycaul and Caudiciform Plants, Philippe de Vosjoli, Advanced Visions Inc., 2009

Pachyforms Vol. II, Bonsai Succulents, Phillippe De Vosjoli & Rudy Lime, Advanced Visions Inc., 2007

Pilosocereus, The Genus in Brazil, Daniela C. Zappi, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1994


Rare Plants of Texas, Jackie Poole, William R. Carr, Dana M. Price, and Jason R. Singhurst, Texas A&M University Press, 2007

Rebutia, John Pilbeam, The Cactus File Handbook, Ciro Publishing Services Ltd., 1997

Regions of Floristic Endemism in South Africa, Abraham E. Van Wyk and Gideon F. Smith, Umdaus Press, 2001

Richtersveld National Park, Graham Williamson, Umdaus Press, 1995

Richtersveld, The Enchanted Wilderness, Graham Williamson, Umdaus Press, 2000


Stapeliads, John Pilbeam, The British Cactus and  Succulent Society, 2010

Stapeliads of South Africa and Madagascar, Volume I, Peter V. Bruyns, Umdaus Press, 2005

Stapeliads of South Africa and Madagascar, Volume II, Peter V. Bruyns, Umdaus Press, 2005

Stapeliae, N.E. Brown, International Asclepiad Society, 1990

Succulent and Xerophytic Plants of Madagascar, Volume I, Werner Rauh, Strawberry Press, 1995

Succulent and Xerophytic Plants of Madagascar, Volume II, Werner Rauh, Strawberry Press, 1998

Succulent Euphorbiaceae of India, Meena Singh, Rosha Design Studio, 1994

Succulent Plants, H. Jacobsen, Williams and Norgate Ltd., 1935

Succulents, A Glossary of Terms and Descriptions, R.B. Ivimy-Cook, National Cactus & Succulent Society, 1974

Succulents and Cactus, A Sunset Book, Lane Books, 1974

Succulents in the Veld, Rolfe Rawe, Howard Timmins, 1968

Succulents Nature's Sculptural Wonders, Bela Kalman and Steve Hammer, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 2001


The Book of Cacti and Other Succulents, Claude Chidamian, Doubleday & Company, 1958

The Cactaceae, Volumes I & II, N. L. Britton & J. N. Rose, Dover Publications, 1963

The Cactaceae, Volumes III & IV, N. L. Britton & J. N. Rose, Dover Publications, 1963

The Cactus Club Killings (novel), Nathan Walpow, A Dell Book, 1999

The Cactus Family, Edward F. Anderson, Timber Press, 2001

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 1, Strawberry Press, 1983

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 2, Strawberry Press, 1984

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 3, Strawberry Press, 1985

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 4, Strawberry Press, 1987

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 5, Strawberry Press, 1988

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 6, Strawberry Press, 1989

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 7, Strawberry Press, 1991

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 8, Strawberry Press, 1992

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 9, Strawberry Press, 1994

The Euphorbia Journal, Vol. 10, Strawberry Press, 1996

The Giant Cactus Forest and It's World, Paul Griswold Howes, Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, 1954

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Cacti, Clive Innes & Charles Glass, Chartwell Books, Inc., 2001

The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents Vol. One, Edgar and Brian Lamb, Blanford Press, 1978

The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents Vol. Two, Edgar and Brian Lamb, Blanford Press, 1978

The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents Vol. Three, Edgar and Brian Lamb, Blanford Press, 1979

The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents Vol. Four, Edgar and Brian Lamb, Blanford Press, 1975

The Illustrated Reference on Cacti & Other Succulents Vol. Five, Edgar and Brian Lamb, Blanford Press, 1979

The Mammillaria Handbook, Robert T. Craig, The Scholar Press Ltd., 1977

The Native Cacti of California, Lyman Benson, Stanford University Press, 1969

The New Cactus Lexicon (2 Volumes, Text & Atlas), David Hunt, DH Books, 2006

The Organ Pipe Cactus, David Yetman, The University of Arizona Press, 2006

The Remarkable Baobab, Thomas Parkenham, WW Norton & Company, 2004

The Roots of My Obsession, Thomas C. Cooper, Timber Press

The Splendid Sansevieria, B. Juan Chahinian, I. Botanica I, 2005

The Timberpress Guide to Succulent Plants of the World, Fred Dortort, Timberpress, 2011

The Ultimate book of Cacti and Succulents, Miles Anderson, Lorenz Books, 1998

The World Encyclopedia of Cacti and Succulents, Miles Anderson, Hermes House, 2003

Thelocactus, John Pilbeam, The Cactus File Handbook, Ciro Publishing Services Ltd.


Welwitschia Mirabilis, Ernst Van Jaarsveld & Uschi Pond, Penrock Publications, 2013

Wildflowers of the Big Bend Country, Barton H. Warnock, Sul Ross State University, 1970

Wildflowers of the Davis Mountains & The Marathon Basin, Texas, Barton H. Warnock, Sul Ross University, 1977

Wildflowers of the Guadalupe Mountains & The Sand Dune Country, Texas, Barton H. Warnock, Sul Ross University, 1974

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