Bo Mossberg

Bo Mossberg

Bo Mossberg is one of Sweden’s leading plant illustrators over the years. He has previously provided all the illustrations for the highly praised and extremely successful The New Scandinavian Flora [Den nya nordiska floran] (2003), its predecessor The Scandinavian Flora [Den nordiska floran] (1992, nominated for the August Prize), The Spring Flora [Vårfloran] (1999), Swedish Field Flora [Svensk fältflora] (2006), and Mountain Flora [Fjällflora] (2008).

Books by Bo Mossberg

Flora of the Nordic Countries

Bo Mossberg, Lennart Stenberg

Beautiful, highly acclaimed and a best-seller – that’s Flora of the Nordic Countries. This indispensable reference book uses vibrant pictures and detailed texts to describe every old and new plant in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, the Faroe Island…

Swedish title: Nordens flora

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 28-06-2018

Format: 176x270 mm, 928 pages

Orchids of Europe

Bo Mossberg, Henrik Aerenlund Pedersen

Orchids are beautiful, rare and much loved. This richly illustrated, factfilled and appealing presentation of Europe’s wild orchids book is the result of collaboration between two prominent experts: the illustrator Bo Mossberg and the author, botanis…

Swedish title: Orkidéer i Europa

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 09-05-2017

Format: 215x280mm, 208 pages


Bo Mossberg, Björn Cederberg

Bumblebees – the grower’s best friend Cute, good-natured and quietly buzzing – it is easy to get to like bumblebees. The book shows all 40 species in Sweden, presented by Bo Mossberg, Sweden’s foremost plant illustrator, and bumblebee expert Björn Ce…

Swedish title: Humlor i Sverige

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 25-05-2012

Format: 176 pages, 140x230mm, 4+4

The new Nordic flora

Bo Mossberg, Lennart Stenberg

Swedish title: Den nya nordiska floran

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 07-05-2010

Swedish Field Flora

Lennart Stenberg, Bo Mossberg

Swedish title: Svensk fältflora

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 06-11-2007

Format: 129x195 mm 320 pages

Countryside Mushrooms

Bo Mossberg, Sven Nilsson, Olle Persson

A fantastic guide to the kingdom of mushrooms Countryside Mushrooms is a reliable and beautiful guide to mushrooms that grow in the Swedish countryside. This is Sweden’s most comprehensive mushroom guide with detailed descriptions of about 400 specie…

Swedish title: Svampar i naturen

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 21-06-1999

Format: Format: 130x195 mm Pages: 320, full colour throughout