Learning Resources

Books Related to Kentucky

Ferns and Wildflowers of Kentucky by Tom Barnes

Wildflowers and Ferns of Kentucky by Mary Wharton

Trees and Shrubs of Kentucky by Mary Wharton

Birds of Kentucky by Stan Tekiela

Hiking Kentucky by Michael Brown

Kentucky Bird Watching by Bill Thompson III

Woody Plants of Kentucky and Tennessee: The Complete Winter Guide to Their Identification and Use by Ronald Jones & Eugene Wofford

Kentucky, Naturally: The Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund at Work by Tom Barnes

Kentucky’s Natural Heritage: An Illustrated Guide to Biodiversity

Wildflowers of Mammoth Cave National Park

Backpacking Kentucky

Hiking the Red: Complete Trail Guide of Kentucky’s Red River Gorge

Hike the Bluegrass and Beyond

Books on Pollinators

Gardening for Birds, Butterflies & Bees by Editors of Birds and Blooms

Gardening for Butterflies by Xerces Society

Attracting Native Pollinators by Xerces Society

Pollinator Friendly Gardening by Rhonda Fleming Hayes

Bringing Nature Home by Douglas Tallamy

Pollinators of Native Plants

Caterpillars of Eastern North America

Lifecycles of Butterflies

Milkweed, Monarchs and More

100 Plants to Feed the Bees

Bees: An Identification Guide and Native Plant Forage Guide

Butterflies of Indiana

Native Trees of the Southeast

Native Plants of the Southeast

Gardening Books

Essential Pruning Techniques

The Well Tended Perennial Garden


The Incredible Journey of the Butterflies- Nova

Super Hummingbirds- Nature

The Messenger

Animal Homes- Nature

The City Dark

Some of these we own and some are on our wishlist too!