IPM Reference Books

Dreistadt, Steve H. 1994. Pests of Landscape Trees and Shrubs. University of California. DANR Publication 3359. Oakland, CA 327p. ISBN#: 1-879906-18-X. Price $32. Currently out of print.

Dreistadt, Steve H. 1998. Natural Enemies Handbook: The Illustrated Guide to Biological Pest Control. University of California. DANR Publication 3386. Oakland, CA 154p. ISBN#: 1-879906-41-4. Price $35.

Dreistadt, Steve H. 2001. Integrated Pest Management for Floriculture and Nurseries. University of California. DANR Publication 3402. Oakland, CA 422p. ISBN#: 1-879906-46-5. Price $45.

Flint, Mary Louise. 1990. Pests of the Garden and Small Farm -- A Grower’s Guide to Using Less Pesticide.University of California. DANR Publication 3332. Oakland, CA 276p. ISBN#: 0-931876-89-3. Price $25.

Flint, Mary Louise and John F. Karlik. 2000. Healthy Roses -- Environmentally Friendly Ways to Manage Pests and Disorders in Your Garden and Landscape. University of California. DANR Publication 21589. Oakland, CA 32p. ISBN#: 1-879906-49-X. Price $10.

Cranshaw, Whitney. 1992. Pests of the West -- Prevention and Control for Today’s Garden and Small Farm. Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, Colorado, 275p. ISBN#: 1-55591-097-1. Excellent book for IPM in North America at a very reasonable price! Price $18.95.

Cranshaw, Whitney. 1998. Pests of the West -- Prevention and Control for Today’s Garden and Small Farm. Revised Edition. Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, Colorado, 248p. ISBN#: 1-55591-401-2 (pbk.). Revised Edition. It is an excellent book for IPM in North America at a very reasonable price! Price <$20.

Davidson, R. H. and William F. Lyon. 1987. Insect Pests of Farm, Garden and Orchard, 8th Edition. John Wiley & Sons, NY, 556p.

Essig, E. O. 1926. Insects of Western North America. The MacMillan Company, NY, 1035p. This book has been out of print for many years. It is the best Book around for insect biologies for western insects. Unfortunately it is hard to find.

Horst, Kenneth R. 1983. Compendium of Rose Diseases. APS Press, The American Phytophathological Society. St. Paul MN, 50p. Best book for rose diseases! Order: The American Phytophathological Society, 3340 Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul, MN 55121, USA. ISBN#: 0-89054-052-7. Price -- $35.

Johnson, Warren T. and Howard H. Lyon. 1988. Insects that Feed on Trees and Shrubs, 2nd edition. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 556p. ISBN#: 0-8014-2108-X. One of the best books for ornamental pests in North America. Price $50.

Roses in the Garden and Landscape: Cultural Practices and Weed Control

Roses in the Garden and Landscape: Diseases and Abiotic Disorders

Roses in the Garden and Landscape: Insect and Mite Pests and Beneficials