The Compete Book of HERBS, Leslie Bremness, hardcover
A Practical Guide for Growing & Using Herbs - Pretty much the first and last reference book on growing and using herbs most of us will ever need. Gorgeous and informative.
Revealing the enormous potential of herbs, this sourcebook includes information on planting, growing, and harvesting herbs, as well as the main uses of herbs. It also offers an exhaustive identification guide, recipes, ideas for gifts, and much more. This book is split into three main sections:
1. Herbs in the garden - some word sof advice on planning a herb garden and a few plans and planting plans given (illustrated with full colour sketches).
2. A-Z of herbs - plenty of info on history, cultivation and uses - each entry beautifully illustrated with excellent photos of flowers, leaves, seed, roots and fruit wher appropriate.
3. Using herbs: split down into sections on herbal decorations, culinary herbs, household herbs, hearbs for beauty, essential oils, herbs for health and more info on cultivating and harvesting
This book is now out of print.
Condition: Preloved. Excellent. The only sign of being pre-loved is a teeny tiny bit of wear on the edges of the dust cover.
No. Pages: 288
Dimensions: 30cm x 20cm