Herb Garden Design

Author: Faith H. Swanson
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 9780874512977
Size: 35.43 MB
Format: PDF
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Discusses the fundamental concerns in the design of an herb garden and suggests designs for herb gardens in a variety of styles

Early American Herb Recipes

Author: Alice Cooke Brown
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486139123
Size: 34.19 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Charming text gives more than 500 authentic recipes for medicinal, culinary, cosmetic, and other purposes — everything from cancer and palsy treatments to gravies, sauces, and pies. 113 black-and-white illustrations.

Herb Brooks

Author: John Gilbert
Publisher: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 076033241X
Size: 45.49 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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A memoir of the irrepressible Herb Brooks, impresario of U. S. hockey’s 1980 “Miracle on Ice,” by a longtime sportswriter and confidant.

Herb Lore

Author: Fong Wan Herb Company
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 1429010835
Size: 26.10 MB
Format: PDF
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Published by the Fong Wan Herb Company of California in 1936, this work is a vital source for information on the usages and preparations of herbs for health as used in Chinese medicine. This book provides information on how herbs work on particular body parts or afflications, as well as the preparation of herbs for general health.

The Whole Herb

Author: Barbara Pleasant
Publisher: Square One Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780757000805
Size: 64.33 MB
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The relationship between people and herbs has spanned the millennia--and what a relationship it has been! Herbs have been both our medicine and our food, while their fragrance and beauty have warmed our hearts and delighted our senses.They are nature's pure and precious gifts to man. The Whole Herb is an easy-to-follow guide to the many uses of these wonderfully aromatic plants. The book begins by looking at the history and benefits of herbs, while subsequent chapters focus on their many uses, including herbs and health, herbs in the kitchen, herbs around the house, and herbs in the garden. What comes next is an A-to-Z reference profiling over fifty common herb varieties. Each entry provides information on the herb's background, benefits, and uses, along with helpful buying guides, growing instructions, preservation methods, and safety information. Throughout, insets highlight important facts and techniques, helping you fully enjoy the herbal experience.

Designing An Herb Garden

Author: Beth Hanson
Publisher: Brooklyn Botanic Garden
ISBN: 9781889538631
Size: 63.18 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Endlessly adaptable and easy to grow, herbs are the perfect plants for designing a garden that's ornamental, practical, and intoxicatingly fragrant. This inspiring guide walks you through the project from plant to planting and harvest. Written by expert herb gardeners, this beautifully illustrated volume has everything you need to design a dazzling herb garden - simple garden plans, plant recommendations for each design, and indispensable growing tips.--COVER.

A Hydroponic Herb Garden Indoor

Author: R. C. Allen
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0578027917
Size: 14.64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This book will show you how to build and use a flood and drain hydroponic garden. Using the English System of measurement a complete set of plans with 68 CAD drawings. Written instructions and comments, with 11 CAD figures will guide you in building and using the Herb Garden. The parts list has 43 items. Most are from your local stores with one or two items ordered over the Internet. The Herb Garden’s over all dimensions are 5’-6" tall, 6’-8" long and 2’ wide. Place near a drain and tap water source such as a sink. Use common hand tools to build it. The energy used is less than a 200 watt light bulb. High quality fluorescent plant light tubes that help produce low light plants like dill, parsley and leafy green plants up to 16" tall. Using fertilizer crystals that dissolve in tap water makes a very inexpensive nutrient solution. The plants grow well in the same temperature that you are comfortable with.