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How to grow & use herbs

by Ann Bonar

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Ward Lock, Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herbs,
  • Herb gardening,
  • Cookery (Herbs)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHow to grow and use herbs
    StatementAnn Bonar & Daphne MacCarthy.
    ContributionsMacCarthy, Daphne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB351.H5 B62 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL544853M
    ISBN 100706373227
    LC Control Number96124938

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      Home Grown Herbs: How to Grow, Use, and Benefit from more than 50 Herbs Growing herbs is so easy at home. If you are interested in growing herbs and get the hang of it, you will have the sense of gratification of growing your own herbs which you Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.   How to use herbs By • • In Grow your own, How to Fresh herbs have the ability to elevate a dish to the next level, livening it up with a hit of freshness before serving, or adding a delicious depth of flavour throughout cooking.


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What I wanted was a book that gave me more how-to and less verbiage. It is well-written, though. So if you want a book that also includes Cited by: 1.

Growing herbs is an easy way to add edible plants to your garden for cooking and to use in soothing teas and remedies. Most herbs are versatile, and will grow right in your garden or in containers on a patio. Herbs can be annuals, biennials, or perennials, but are generally grown for one season in.

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“Your Backyard Herb Garden captures all the excitement of herbs and makes them easy to grow and enjoy.” —Susan McClure, author of The Herb Gardener “A skilled gardener and teacher, Miranda Smith knows her subject well, writes about it easily, and obviously enjoys the special charms of herbs/5().

This book can serve as a good store of information on herbs. It probably is not for a beginning grower. For some herbs there is very little information on planting directions, meaning, the amount of sunlight required is given and climate, but there is little instruction on /5(3). SAGE – Salvia officinalis.

The intense flavour of sage, with its savoury and slightly peppery taste, makes it one of the most widely used and grown herbs in Britain. Its variegated (green and white) and purple forms, make excellent sources of colour for a herb garden, and can double as an ornamental boarder. Essential to British cooking.

WOW. Bought this book used on for 23cents. It arrived today and I am blown away. It is so extensive and detailed, including: several wild edibles, medicinal uses for all herbs, how to grow, recipes, making dyes, beauty products, decorations (including children's toys!), storing/preserving and detailed photographs of entire plant (root to tip)!!/5.

Whether you want to grow a kitchen herb garden as a hobby or to save money or just for healthier eating, there are plenty of herbs you can grow in your backyard, on your patio or even in your windowsill.

Fresh herbs make recipes taste even better and are. This is a really great book about herbs. About half of the book is an "herb index" with colored pictures and detailed information about various herbs.

This book focuses a lot on how to use herbs in everyday life. There are tons of recipes, some for more common uses, like herbal soups and breads/5().

Buy a cheap copy of 33 Healing Herbs to Know, Grow, and Use book by Rosemary Gladstar. With Rosemary Gladstar's expert advice, anyone can make their own herbal remedies for common ailments, such as aloe lotion for poison ivy, dandelion-burdock Free shipping over $/5(1).

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OPEN HOURS: MON. TUES. THUR. SAT – 10am-2pm. – Windsor Road, Nambour, Queensland A-Z of Medicinal Herbs and How to Use Them Medicinal Herbs have healing properties that can be just as effective as over-the-counter pills and potions, and costs you a fraction of the price. The best thing about using herbs as part of your healing process is that you don't get the side-effects that you get with modern medicine.

Get this from a library. How to grow and use herbs. [Ann Bonar; Daphne MacCarthy] -- Herbs in the garden - Cultivation - Descriptive list of herbs - Harvesting, preserving and storing herbs - Cooking with herbs - Herbs for beauty and health.

Herbs in the garden; herbs and their cultivation; herbs - a descriptive list; harvesting, preserving and storing herbs; cooking with herbs; herbs for beauty and health. Series Title: Practical gardening. Other Titles: How to grow and use herbs. Responsibility: Ann Bonar & Daphne MacCarthy.

Learn How to Grow and Use Herbs. These posts will get you started growing, using and preserving herbs in your home. Check back often, We love to write about how. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In the book's first half, the Hemphills, Australian authorities on growing and using herbs, survey over 60 herbs arranged alphabetically by scientific name. Each entry offers details on the herb's identification, history, cultivation, and harvesting, as well as uses (medicinal, cosmetic, and culinary).

Herbs in the garden; herbs and their cultivation; herbs - a descriptive list; harvesting, preserving and storing herbs; cooking with herbs (recipes); herbs for beauty and health. Other Titles: How to grow and use herbs: Responsibility: Ann Bonar & Daphne MacCarthy.

Herbs & Spices is an indispensable reference that shows how to prepare fresh and dried herbs, how to use herbs and spices in cooking, and details everything that other books on the subject leave out. Containing a unique collection of recipes, from herb and spice mixes to rubs, The first illustrated guide to cover the whole spectrum of herbs and /5.

The new book, No-Waste Kitchen Gardening, by Katie-Elzer-Peters, shows you how to choose and prepare vegetables, fruits, and herbs for regrowing both indoors and outdoors. It’s edible recycling! Find out which food scraps you can regrow right in your kitchen.Some herbs will grow so vigorously they require staking.

Your inside herb garden may consist only of more modest plants, but outdoors, fennel, for instance, can grow to be 6 feet tall. When you are growing herbs from seed, they develop a really strong root system, and. Basil is not only a great addition to any recipe, but to any sunny bed or container as well.

Most varieties grow about 18 inches tall, but some reach 3 feet. Add lively color to your landscape by choosing selections that have purple or bronze foliage. Test Garden Tip: Basil doesn't hold up in the cold; start it outdoors from seed only when all threat of frost has passed.