Lavender: How to Grow and Use the Fragrant Herb, 2nd Edition

Lavender: How to Grow and Use the Fragrant Herb, 2nd Edition

by Ellen Spector Platt
     
 

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New full-color photosGrowing and using in the gardenInstructions for a variety of crafts and potpourris plus recipes for entrees, sides, and pastries

The leaves, stems, buds, and flowers of lavender are valuable for a variety of uses. This revised and updated edition of the best-selling guidebook gives instructions for growing and harvesting the popular aromatic

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New full-color photosGrowing and using in the gardenInstructions for a variety of crafts and potpourris plus recipes for entrees, sides, and pastries

The leaves, stems, buds, and flowers of lavender are valuable for a variety of uses. This revised and updated edition of the best-selling guidebook gives instructions for growing and harvesting the popular aromatic herb, with ideas for using it in the garden landscape, in crafts, and in recipes. Projects are included for making potpourris, wreaths, garlands, arrangements, and even lavender-spiced chicken, halibut, potato salad, madeleines, and bread. An added section on festivals and farms offers travel opportunities for those who want to experience lavender culture. A full list of sources completes this definitive book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811735469
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
01/05/2009
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
622,076
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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