Synopses & Reviews
Packed with more than 450 Photographs of over 450 plants, Garden Herbs
is an inspiring handbook to help you identify, choose, and grow your favorite varieties.
Discover at a glance the full range of herbs available. Each entry combines a plant portrait with a concise botanical description, plus cultivation and propagation details. Helpful symbols indicate preferred growing conditions, hardiness, and uses of herbs. If you want a specific leaf or flower color in a particular season, the Plant Catalog will offer you the perfect specimen.
All the essential considerations such as selecting herbs, preparing the ground, planting, watering, mulching, feeding, weeding, and pest control are clearly explained. Propagation methods, from sowing seeds to taking cuttings, are also given. Whether you are planting a new garden or seeking new features of interest for an established one, Garden Herbs is your indispensable, portable gardening companion.
- An easy-to-use catalog of plant portraits will help you to identify, choose, and grow all your favorite varieties
- More than 450 color photographs of over 450 herbs
- At-a-glance information on plant color, size, and preferred growing conditions
- Illustrated step-by-step sequences show the details of planting, propagation, and maintenance