ISSUE 32  |  South of the Border

Editors’ Picks: Summer Reading Edition of Links We Love

August 11, 2012 6:00 PM

BY Michelle Slatalla

A peek at the garden porn that’s inside The Wilder Quarterly, via You Are the River:

The Flora of Iraq: coming soon to a bookstore near you? Via Garden Design.

Big praise for a lovely little book about flowers that a friend just gave me, via January Magazine. (And then get your own copy of Flora: An Illustrated History of the Garden Flower, via Amazon.)

The Top 5 Gardening Books of 2012 (so far), via The Guardian.

Comic artist Daniel Clowes, on what turned him from a Midwestern boy into a Californian (sorry, Chicago), via Sunset.

What if Thomas Jefferson came back as a ghost, seeking news of what he loved most? Via Monticello.