Gardening For Flower Arrangement

Author: Arno Nehrling
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486232638
Size: 17,79 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Thorough cultivation instructions for over 500 shrubs, trees, annuals, perennials, herbs, and vegetables, plus instructions for arranging, cutting, forcing, and more. Will help you design a garden that provides a variety of colors, blooms, and forms in a harmonious scheme. Specific instructions for drying 371 different plants. 33 photographs, 142 drawings.

The Cutting Garden

Author: Rob Proctor
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395829455
Size: 19,49 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 211

Provides details on more than five hundred of the best flowers for cutting and arranging and includes tips on forcing, cutting, drying, and conditioning flowers.

Garden To Vase

Author: Linda Beutler
Editor: Timber Press (OR)
ISBN: 0881928259
Size: 15,91 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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An accomplished gardener and florist, Linda Beutler offers unique insights into creating inspired floral arrangements and growing the plants that go into them. Creative uses for plants in your garden; techniques for harvesting and preparing cut flowers; "bouquet basics"; and arrangements for special occasions are included, with detailed descriptions of more than 200 outstanding plants.

The Flower Arranger S Garden

Author: Patricia R. Barrett
Editor: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603422544
Size: 20,51 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 610

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

Pleasures And Problems In Flower Arrangement A Reference Work For Flower Arrangers Published For The Garden Club Of New Jersey

Author: Various
Editor: Hall Press
ISBN: 1446507904
Size: 18,59 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Organic Gardening For Dummies

Author: Ann Whitman
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470486945
Size: 16,90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 196

Organic Gardening For Dummies, 2nd Edition shows readers the way to ensure a healthy harvest from their environmentally friendly garden. It covers information on the newest and safest natural fertilizers and pest control methods, composting, cultivation without chemicals, and how to battle plant diseases. It also has information on updated equipment and resources. It helps readers plant organically year-round, using herbs, fruits, vegetables, lawn care, trees and shrubs, and flowers. The tips and techniques included in Organic Gardening For Dummies, 2nd Edition are intended to reduce a garden's impact on both the environment and the wallet.

The Flower Book

Author: Rachel Siegfried
Editor: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241305381
Size: 12,39 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 739

The Flower Book is a celebration of gorgeous flowers for your home and the ideal gift for those who love giving, receiving, and arranging flowers. Learn the art of floral design and how to arrange flowers with 30 inspiring arrangement ideas using beautiful blooms from allium to zinnia, and popular flowers including orchids, sunflowers, lavender, rose, and tulips. Make your own bouquet as you discover stunning profiles of 60 cut flowers and their wonderful qualities including colour, shape, texture, and fragrance to help you select the perfect blooms for your taste. Presented in a special slipcase, The Flower Book is a gift as beautiful as a flower bouquet that will last forever.

Vegetables Love Flowers

Author: Lisa Mason Ziegler
ISBN: 0760357587
Size: 14,89 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 419

Fight garden pests and increase your yields the natural way with this tried and true technique! Planting vegetables and flowers together is one of the oldest ways to create a healthy, bountiful garden, but there's more to the method than you might think. Vegetables Love Flowers will walk you through the ins and outs of companion planting, from how it works to which plants go together and how to grow the best garden for your climate. With the right information and some careful planning, you can help your plants thrive--and beautify your garden in the process.

The Cutting Garden

Author: Sarah Raven
Editor: Frances Lincoln Limited
ISBN: 9780711210479
Size: 19,52 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 105

Perfect for everyone who loves flowers and wants to fill the house with color and scent. This practical and inspirational book shows how to create glorious flower arrangements throughout the year using flowers and foliage that can be grown in your own garden.

Perennials Short And Tall

Author: Moya L. Andrews
Editor: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 025302059X
Size: 11,94 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 666

Designed for accessibility, this book offers tried-and-true advice on how to keep a yard in bloom. Presented in the sequence in which they bloom, with a chapter devoted to each of the three major growing seasons, 25 varieties of flowers are profiled with accompanying color illustrations. Additionally, Moya L. Andrews provides information about such basic topics as bed preparation, planting locations, weed control, and landscape principles. Andrews also offers practical tips on propagating, transplanting, and dividing perennials, as well as aesthetic considerations such as the use of color outdoors and flower arranging with cut blossoms. Suggestions for flower arrangement and producing indoor blooms in the winter months are also included.