Botany Library

The library holds an excellent selection of books in all fields of natural history and Geology . Please go to the main websitewww.bristolnats.org.uk for full details about the library

The BNS library has recently acquired the following books of botanical interest:-

Lansdowne RV BSBI Handbook Nos 11 Water Starwort Callitriche of Europe

Lansdowne RV A Field Guide to Riverine Plants

Sell and Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 4: Campanulaceae – Asteraceae

Sell and Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 3: Mimosaceae – Lentibulariaceae

Sell and Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 5: Butomaceae – Orchidaceae

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A list of modern Botanical Books held in the BNS Library

Nicholson, BE Oxford Book of Wild Flowers 1960 Botany
Prime, CT Lords and Ladies NN Mono 1960 Botany
Simpson, ND Biographical Index of the British Flora 1960 Botany
Ashby,M Plant ecology 1961 Botany
Dallimore, W Handbook of coniferae 1961 Botany
Duperrex, A Orchids of Europe 1961 Botany
Henderson, MR Common Malay Wildflowers 1961 Botany
Hvass, H Mushrooms and Toadstools 1961 Botany
Jackson, AB Identification of Conifers 1961 Botany
Makins, EK Identification of trees and shrubs 1961 Botany
Salisbury, E Weeds and aliens NN43 1961 Botany
Synge, PM Collins guide to bulbs 1961 Botany
Chancellor, RJ The Identification of Common Water Weeds. 1962 Botany
Clapham, AR Flora of the British Isles 1962 Botany
Hyde, HA Welsh Ferns 1962 Botany
Perring, FH Atlas of the British flora 1962 Botany
Benoit, P Contribution to the Flora of Merioneth 1963 Botany
Howitt, RCL Flora of Nottinghamshire 1963 Botany
Kershaw, KA Lichens 1963 Botany
Lange, M Mushrooms and Toadstools 1963 Botany
Ross-Craig, S Drawings of  Wild Flowers Vol5 1963 Botany
Savidge, JP Travis Flora of S Lancs 1963 Botany
Warburg, EF British Mosses 1963 Botany
Chapman, VJ Coastal Vegetation 1964 Botany
Gilbert-Carter, H Glossary of the British Flora  (3rd Edition) 1964 Botany
Perring, FH Flora of Cambridgeshire 1964 Botany
Tutin, TG Flora Europea Vol 1 1964 Botany
Baker, RStB True book about trees 1965 Botany
Martin, WK Concise British Flora 1965 Botany
Paton, JA Catalogue of British Hepatics 1965 Botany
Round, FE Biology of Algae 1965 Botany
Vedel, H Trees and Bushes in Wood and Hedgerow 1965 Botany
Brightman, FH Oxford Book of Flowerless Plants 1966 Botany
Edlin, HE Know your conifers 1966 Botany
Holbrook, AW Pocket guide to trees. 1966 Botany
McClintock, D Companion to Flowers 1966 Botany
Moore, I Grass and grasslands NN48 1966 Botany
Ross-Craig, S Drawings of  Wild Flowers Vol6 1966 Botany
Sankey, J Chalkland Ecology 1966 Botany
Watson, EV British Mosses and Liverworts 1966 Botany
Wilson, M British Rust Fungi 1966 Botany
Barneby, TP European Alpine Flowers 1967 Botany
Dony, GG Flora of Hertfordshire 1967 Botany
Findlay, WPK Wayside and Woodland Fungi 1967 Botany
Hale, ME Biology of Lichens 1967 Botany
May, RF Plants of Carmarthenshire 1967 Botany
Nature Conservancy Protected S African Flowers 1967 Botany
Pokorny, J Trees of Parks and Gardens 1967 Botany
Polunin, O Flowers of the Mediterranean 1967 Botany
Sculthorpse, CD Biology of aquatic vascular plants 1967 Botany
Bowen, HJM Flora of Berkshire 1968 Botany
Darlington, A Plant galls 1968 Botany
Darlington, A The Pocket Encyclopaedia of Plant Galls in Colour 1968 Botany
Edlin, HL Know your Broadleaves 1968 Botany
Jermy, AC British Sedges 1968 Botany
Perring, FH Critical supplement to Atlas of British Flora 1968 Botany
Petch, CP Flora of Norfolk 1968 Botany
Peterson, RT  Field Guide to Wildflowers of N USA. 1968 Botany
Tansley, AG Britain’s green mantle 1968 Botany
Tutin, TG Flora Europea Vol 2 1968 Botany
Wen,t FW The Plants 1968 Botany
Allen, DE The Victorian Fern Craze 1969 Botany
Briggs, D Plant variation and evolution 1969 Botany
Clapham, AR Flora of Derbyshire 1969 Botany
Harrison, SG Oxford book of food plants 1969 Botany
Martin, WK Concise British Flora 1969 Botany
Masefield, GB Oxford Book of Food Plants 1969 Botany
Polunin, O Flowers of Europe 1969 Botany
Baglin, D Australian Wattles 1970 Botany
Davis, TAW Plants of Pembrokeshire 1970 Botany
Duncan, UK Introduction to British Lichens 1970 Botany
Ross-Craig, S Drawings of  Wild Flowers Vol7 1970 Botany
Sinclair, G The Vegetation of Exmoor. 1970 Botany
Wade, AE Flora of Monmouthshire 1970 Botany
Wolley-dod, AH Flora of Sussex 1970 Botany
Bursche, EM Handbook of water plants 1971 Botany
Cadbury, DA Computer Mapped Flora of Warwickshire 1971 Botany
Lousley, JE Flora of Isles of Scilly 1971 Botany
MacVicar, SM Students Handbook of British Hepatics 1971 Botany
Newton, A Flora of Cheshire 1971 Botany
Taylor, AW Wild Flowers of the Pyrenees 1971 Botany
Adams, N M The Fiat Book of New Zealand Trees 1972 Botany
Edees, ES Flora of Staffordshire 1972 Botany
Edlin, HL Tree planting and cultivation 1972 Botany
Gilmour, J Wild Flowers 1972 Botany
Gledhill, D West African trees.  [West African nature handbooks] 1972 Botany
Graham,GG Checklist of Vascular Plants of Durham 1972 Botany
Huxley, AJ Flowers in Greece 1972 Botany
Miles, R Trees and woods of Exmoor 1972 Botany
National Trust Ben Lawers and its Alpine Flowers 1972 Botany
Tutin, TG Flora Europea Vol 3 1972 Botany
Bean, WJ Trees and shrubs Vol 2 d-m 1973 Botany
Dodge, NN. 100 Roadside Wildflowers of Southwest Uplands  1973 Botany
Gyer, J Discovering Sierra trees 1973 Botany
Polunin, O Flowers of SW Europe 1973 Botany
Proctor, M Pollination of flowers 1973 Botany
Ross-Craig, S Drawings of  Wild Flowers Vol8 1973 Botany
Shetler, SG Botanical Type Specimen Register 1973 Botany
Smith, DC Symbiosis of Algae 1973 Botany
Stearn, WT Botanical latin 1973 Botany
Watling,R Identification of Large Fungi 1973 Botany
Woodell, SRJ Xerophytes 1973 Botany
Baglin, D Australian Eucalypts 1974 Botany
Baglin,D Australian Banksias 1974 Botany
Dony, JG English Names of Wild Flowers 1974 Botany
Edlin, HE Trees of world 1974 Botany
Ellis, G Plant-hunting in Wales 1974 Botany
Gibbons, EJ Flora of Lincolnshire 1974 Botany
Heath, E Ferns and Fern Allies 1974 Botany
Holmes, S Trees of world 1974 Botany
Jermyn, ST Flora of Essex 1974 Botany
Mitchell, A Trees of Britain (Collins) 1974 Botany
Morris, MG The British Oak 1974 Botany
Pokorny, J Trees 1974 Botany
Porsild, AE Rocky Mountain Flowers 1974 Botany
Procter, R Trees of the world 1974 Botany
Riddelsdell, HJ Flora of Gloucestershire 1974 Botany
Ross-Craig, S Index to Drawings 1974 Botany
Allen, B Common Malaysian Fruits.   1975 Botany
Bichard, JD Wild Flowers of Channel Islands 1975 Botany
Clark, LJ Wild Flowers of the Mountains in the Pacific Northwest 1975 Botany
Eagle, A Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand 1975 Botany
Grigson, G The Englishman’s Flora 1975 Botany
Haslam, S Britsih water plants 1975 Botany
Mabey, R Food for Free 1975 Botany
McClintock, D Wild Flowers of Guernsey 1975 Botany
Richardson, D Vanishing Lichens 1975 Botany
Stace, CA Hybridisation and Flora of UK 1975 Botany
Stearn, LF Supplement to the Flora of Wiltshire (Copy 1) 1975 Botany
Stearn, LF Supplement to the Flora of Wiltshire (Copy 2) 1975 Botany
Swann, EL Supplement to Flora of Norfolk 1975 Botany
Bean, WJ Trees and shrubs Vol 1 a-c 1976 Botany
Bean, WJ Trees and shrubs Vol 3 n-rh 1976 Botany
Belcher, H Freshwater Algae 1976 Botany
Ellis, AE British Fungi  1 1976 Botany
Ellis, AE British Fungi 2 1976 Botany
Kenworthy, JB John Anthony’s Flora of Sutherland 1976 Botany
Niehaus, TF Pacific States’ Wildflowers 1976 Botany
Polunin, O Trees and bushes of Britain and Europe 1976 Botany
Rackham, O Trees and woods in the English landscape 1976 Botany
Redoute, PJ Roses 1976 Botany
Thrower, SL Hong Kong Herbs and Vines. 1976 Botany
Tutin, TG Flora Europea Vol 4 1976 Botany
Urban Services Dept Hong Kong Shrubs  1976 Botany
Urban Services Dept Hong Kong Trees. 1976 Botany
Whitehead, LE Handlist of Plants of Herefordshire 1976 Botany
Banfield, FS Guide to the Botanic Gardens of Penang. 1977 Botany
Bellamy, D Green Worlds 1977 Botany
Giddens, CJ Flowers of Exmoor 1977 Botany
Hart, C British Trees in Colour 1977 Botany
Hyde, HA Welsh timber trees 1977 Botany
Mabey, R Plants with a Purpose 1977 Botany
Macnair, J Plants of Montgomerieshire 1977 Botany
Perring, FH Red Data Book Vascular Plants 1977 Botany
Phillips, R Wild Flowers of Britain 1977 Botany
Praeger, RLI Botanist in Ireland 1977 Botany
Thrower, SL Hong Kong Trees Volume 2. 1977 Botany
Bevis, JH Flora of the Isle of Wight 1978 Botany
Edlin, HL Tree key 1978 Botany
Fitter, A Atlas of Wild Flowers of Britain and N Europe 1978 Botany
Heyward, VH Flowering plants of the world 1978 Botany
Hyde, HA Welsh Ferns 1978 Botany
Mullins, B Western Australian wildflowers 1978 Botany
Smith, AJE The Moss Flora of Britain and Ireland 1978 Botany
Wilkinson, G Epitaph for the Elm 1978 Botany
Wilkinson, J Trees of Britain, Collins handguide 1978 Botany
Williams, JG Orchids of Britain and Europe 1978 Botany
Baglin, D Australian Wildflowers in Colour 1979 Botany
Dobson, F Lichens, an Illustrated Guide 1979 Botany
Holm, E Biology of Flowers 1979 Botany
Mabey, R Plants with a Purpose 1979 Botany
Nicholson, BE Illustrated book of Trees 1979 Botany
Nillson, S Orchids of N Europe 1979 Botany
Bean, WJ Trees and shrubs Vol 4 ri-z 1980 Botany
Fernando, D Wild Flowers of Ceylon 1980 Botany
Gorer, R Illustrated guide to trees 1980 Botany
Hadfield, M Discovering England’s trees 1980 Botany
Mabey, R The flowering of Britain 1980 Botany
Margetts, LJ Cornish Flora 1980 Botany
Phillips, R Grasses Ferns Mosse &Lichens 1980 Botany
Polunin, O Flowers of Greece and the Balkans. 1980 Botany
Tutin, TG Flora Europea Vol 5 1980 Botany
Tutin, TG Umbellifers of the British Isles 1980 Botany
Harris, E Guiness book of Trees 1981 Botany
Harris, E Trees and shrubs of Britain 1981 Botany
Hillier Catalogue of trees and shrubs 1981 Botany
Hora, B Trees of the world 1981 Botany
Ingram, R Flora of Angus 1981 Botany
Lousley JE Docks and Knotweeds 1981 Botany
Phillips, R Mushrooms 1981 Botany
Roe, RGB Flora of Somerset 1981 Botany
Roe, RGB Flora of Somerset 1981 Botany
Rose, F Wild flower key 1981 Botany
Smith, RM Key to Zingiberaceae 1981 Botany
Wakefield, EM Common British Fungi 1981 Botany
Jermy, AC Sedges of the British Isles  1982 Botany
Kaden, V Illustration of Plants and Gardens 1982 Botany
Mitchell, A Trees of Britain 1982 Botany
Newman, EI Plant Community as a Working Mechanism 1982 Botany
Philp, EG Atlas of Kent Flora 1982 Botany
Roberts, RH Plants of Anglesey 1982 Botany
Simpson, FW Flora of Suffolk 1982 Botany
Burton, RM Flora of the London Area 1983 Botany
Ellis, RG Flowering Plants of Wales 1983 Botany
Fay. P The Blue-greens 1983 Botany
Streeter, D Wild Flowers of British Isles 1983 Botany
Fitter, R Guide to the Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Ferns. 1984 Botany
Jackson, RM Mycorrhiza 1984 Botany
Le Suer, F Flora of Jersey 1984 Botany
Meikle, RD Willows and Poplars 1984 Botany
Schofield, EK Plants of the Galapagos Islands 1984 Botany
Bramley, WG Fungus Foray of Yorkshire 1985 Botany
Sinker, CA Ecological Flora of the Shropshire Region 1985 Botany
Holland, S Supplement to Flora of Gloucestershire 1986 Botany
Keane, M The Burren, County Clare.  Irish Heritage  Series 30. 1986 Botany
Readers Digest Ornamental trees 1986 Botany
Feltwell, J The Naturalist’s Garden. 1987 Botany
Fitter, A Wild Flowers 1987 Botany
Grigson, G Englishman’s Flora 1987 Botany
Leslie, AC Flora of Surrey, supplement 1987 Botany
McClintock, D Supplement to Wild Flowers of Guernsey 1987 Botany
Polunin, O Flowers of Malaysia 1987 Botany
Scott, W Flowering Plants of Shetland islands 1987 Botany
Sfikas, G Wild Flowers of Crete 1987 Botany
Bean, WJ Trees and shrubs, eighth revised supplement 1988 Botany
Bole, PV  Field Guide to the Common Trees of India 1988 Botany
Graham,GG The Flora and Vegetation of County Durham 1988 Botany
Malcolm, W New Zealand’s Alpine Plants Inside and Out 1988 Botany
Margetts, LJ Difficult and Critical Plants of Lizard 1988 Botany
Margetts, LJ Difficult and Critical Plants of Lizard 1988 Botany
Page, CN Ferns NN74 1988 Botany
Primavesi, AL Flora of Leicestershire 1988 Botany
Rich, TCG Plant Crib 1988 Botany
Shaw, M Flora of the Sheffield area 1988 Botany
Sinker, CA Key to Grasses 1988 Botany
Hill-Cotingham, P Somerset Ferns 1989 Botany
Rich, TCG Crucifers of Great Britain 1989 Botany
Crackles, FE Flora of E. Riding of Yorkshire 1990 Botany
Mabey, R The Frampton Flora 1990 Botany
Newton, A Supplement to Flora of Cheshire 1990 Botany
Smith, AJE Liverworts of Britain and Ireland 1990 Botany
Hill, MO Atlas of Bryophytes Vol 1 1991 Botany
Jermy, AC Field Guide to Ferns 1991 Botany
Margetts, LJ Cornish Flora Supplement 1981-90 1991 Botany
Rose, F Wildflower Key 1991 Botany
Stace, CA New Flora of British Isles 1991 Botany
Coombes, AJ Trees 1992 Botany
Hill, MO Atlas of Bryophytes Vol 2 1992 Botany
Milner, JE Tree Book 1992 Botany
Press, R Trees of Britain 1992 Botany
Richardson, DHS Pollution Monitoring with Lichens 1992 Botany
Ellis, RG Aliens in the British Flora 1993 Botany
Gillam, B The Wiltshire Flora 1993 Botany
Graham,GG Roses of Great Britain 1993 Botany
Rackham, O The History of the Countryside 1993 Botany
Swan, GA Flora of Northumberland 1993 Botany
Walters, M Wild and garden flowers NN80 1993 Botany
Hill, MO Atlas of Bryophytes Vol 3 1994 Botany
Hitt, SD Bath Botanical Gardens 1994 Botany
Purvis, OW LichenFlora of GB and Ireland 1994 Botany
Rothero, G Checklist of Flowering Plants of Main Argyll 1994 Botany
Wade, AE Flora of Glamorgan 1994 Botany
Courtecuisse, R Mushrooms and Toadstools of Britain and Europe 1995 Botany
Jordan, M Fungi of Britain and Europe 1995 Botany
Preston, CD Pondweeds of Great Britain 1995 Botany
Sumithrarachchi, DB Beautiful Wild Flowers of Sri Lanka 1995 Botany
Trueman, I Flora of Montgomeryshire 1995 Botany
White, J Forest and woodland trees in Britain 1995 Botany
Brewis, A Flora of Hampshire 1996 Botany
Mabey, R Flora Brittanica 1996 Botany
Proctor, M Natural history of pollinationNN83 1996 Botany
Dudman, AA Dandelions 1997 Botany
Green, PR Flora of Somerset 1997 Botany
Halliday, G The Flora of Cumbria 1997 Botany
Stace, CA New Flora of British Isles, 2nd ed 1997 Botany
Doogue, D Flora of County Dublin 1998 Botany
Killick, J Flora of Oxfordshire 1998 Botany
Rich, TCG Plant crib 1998 1998 Botany
Beckett, G Flora of Norfolk 1999 Botany
French, C Flora of Cornwall 1999 Botany
Marren, P Britain’s Rare Flowers 1999 Botany
Paton, JA Liverwort Flora of British Isles 1999 Botany
Wigginton, MJ Red Data Book 1 Vascular Plants 3rd ed 1999 Botany
Wigginton, MJ Red Data Book 1 Vascular Plants 3rd ed 2nd copy 1999 Botany
Bishop, S New Flora of Gloucestershire part 1 2000 Botany
Bowen, H Flora of Dorset 2000 Botany
Gilbert, O Lichens NN86 2000 Botany
Gilbert, O Lichens NN86 2000 Botany
Myles, SL Flora of the Bristol Region 2000 Botany
Myles, SL Flora of the Bristol Region 2000 Botany
Myles, SL Flora of the Bristol Region 2000 Botany
Perry, IG Bryophyte Atlas of Exmoor National Park 2001 Botany
Delaney, R How did this garden grow? 2002 Botany
Delaney, R How did this Garden Grow? 2002 Botany
English Nature Woodland Monitoring 2002 Botany
Preston, CD Changing Flora of UK 2002 Botany
Preston, CD Changing Flora of UK 2002 Botany
Preston, CD New Atlas of British and Irish Flora 2002 Botany
Spencer, J Ancient Woodland on the Forestry Commission Estate in England 2002 Botany
Stace, CA Vice-County Census Catalogue of Vascular Plants of GB 2003 Botany
Wilson, P Arable plants, a field guide 2003 Botany
Bevan-Jones, R The Ancient Yew- A History of Taxus baccata. 2004 Botany
Gilbert, O The Lichen Hunters 2004 Botany
Lang, D Britain’s Orchids 2004 Botany
Clement, EJ, Illustrations of Alien Plants of the British Isles. 2005 Botany
Kirby, KJ Long term Ecological Change in British Woodland 2005 Botany
Spooner, B Fungi NN96 2005 Botany
Barnes, G  Hedgerow History 2006 Botany
Braithwaite, E Change in the British Flora 1987 – 2004. 2006 Botany
Cooper, F The Black Poplar, (Ecology, History and Conservation) 2006 Botany
Rackham, O Woodlands (NN 100) 2006 Botany
Cook, H  Water Meadows, (History, Ecology and Conservation). 2007 Botany
Jermy, AC Sedges of the British Isles  2007 Botany
Merryweather, J The Fern Guide 2007 Botany
Video Botanic Garden at Bracken Hill copy 1 2007 Botany
Video Botanic Garden at Bracken Hill copy 2 2007 Botany
Bowmer, Roger British Orchids – a site guide 2008 Botany
Evans, T Flora of Monmouthshire 2008 Botany
Bonifacino, J M Taxonomic Revision of the Chiliotrichum Group  2009 Botany
Poland, J Vegetative Key to British Flora 2009 Botany