HEREFORDSHIRE BOTANICAL SOCIETY

Publications

The Bygone Botanists of Herefordshire (1995) describes the lives and social histories of bygone botanists who explored our county. £3.25 at meetings, or £3.75 inc. P & P from the Hon. Treasurer.

A Botanical Stroll through North Herefordshire (1998) is a guide to which plants you can find where in the county north of Leominster. £3.50 at meetings, or £4.00 inc. P & P from the Hon. Treasurer.

An Atlas of the Vascular Plants of Herefordshire (2001), pp 200. Coloured flower painting frontispiece and line drawings. An Atlas of dot maps showing the distribution of records of some 1300+ taxa in 600+ tetrads with introduction, index and historical notes on botanists and recording in the county. Produced with financial assistance from the Heritage Lottery Fund through Millennium Festival Awards for All. The printing of 100 copies is almost if not completely sold out. Committee will monitor any further requests for the Atlas and consider how these should be met. Conversion to electronic form as a CD is being considered as a possibility and how this might facilitate periodic updating.

The History of Nature (2002), A Social and Biographical History of British and Irish Field-Bryologists (2003), Wildlife in the Marches (2015), while though not Herefordshire Botanical Society publication, were written by one of our members, Mark Lawley, and other members may find it interesting to read them.

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