The Lavender Lover's Handbook

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The Lavender Lover's Handbook

The 100 Most Beautiful and Fragrant Varieties for Growing, Crafting, and Cooking

By Sarah Berringer Bader; Janet Loughrey (Photographer)

Timber Press (OR), Hardcover, 9781604692211, 192pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2012

Description

I think it pisses God off when you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere and don t notice it. Alice Walker

The Lavender Lover's Handbook provides a complete checklist of the color, fragrance, size, and foliage of the 100 easiest, most stunning lavenders available today. In addition to details about spacing, planting, pruning, Sarah Berringer Bader offers tips toharvest, cook, and craft with this wonderful herb.The abundant variety, hardiness, fragrance, and culinary opportunities make lavender one of the most popular and versatile plants, and with this practical and accessible guide, it's easier than ever to grow lush lavender at home.