Synopses & Reviews
Scented Geraniums are plants for all seasons. They are a delight in the garden, whether grown in the ground or in containers. The joy of these plants is that they can be brought indoors to overwinter, and you can take pleasure in them throughout the year. The authors offer easy-to-follow instructions for growing these olfactory delights both indoors and out, recipes and ideas for using them in the kitchen, in flower arrangements, in potpourri, and more.
The perfect way to enhance any garden or windowsill.
Includes thorough information for gardeners of all skill levels on propagating and cultivating popular varieties of geraniums. The book also shows you how to use scented geraniums to flavor baked goods and make lovely topiaries, dried arrangements, and potpourri. With scents of rose, lemon, ginger, and chocolate mint, the pelargoniums are easy to grow and will enrich your life with fragrance. Scented geraniums recall the Victorian era of gracious living. Lining a walkway, they enchant passers by with their heady aroma. Inside, growing on a windowsill, they infuse a home with their scents.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 92) and index.