Scent In Your Garden

Author: Stephen Lacey
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Limited
ISBN: 9780711210448
Size: 62.34 MB
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This guide to creating beautiful, well-designed gardens that are highly scented shows how anyone can add this appealing quality to a garden. It includes a comprehensive catalogue of over 1000 scented plants to grow for their fragrance as well as beauty.

Sound And Scent In The Garden

Author: D. Fairchild Ruggles
Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
ISBN: 9780884024224
Size: 54.23 MB
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Sound and Scent in the Garden explores the experiences of sound and smell as dimensions of garden design. The contributors explore the sensory experience of gardens as places and demonstrate a wide variety of approaches to apply to the study of sensory history.

Scent In The Islamic Garden

Author: Ali Akbar Husain
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Size: 12.37 MB
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This work explores literary perceptions of the Indo-Islamic garden. Using a knowledge of Islamic horticulture and medical botany, Husain explains why scented plants in particular were popular in Islamic cultures and suggests which kinds were used to ornament the gardens we now call Mughal.

The Aromatherapy Garden

Author: Kathi Keville
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604695498
Size: 29.53 MB
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"The Aromatherapy Garden"shows ushow to create a beautiful, scent-filled garden. This detailed guide offers tips on how design for fragrance, with tips on where to place plants, how to layer the aroma, and advice on companion plants. A plant directory includes growing information and aromatherapy uses for 88 fragrant plants. And a section dedicated to bring fragrance indoors includes simple techniques for making potpourri, herbs, dried wreaths, herb pillows, natural cleaning products and teas."

Scent From The Garden Of Paradise Musk And The Medieval Islamic World

Author: Anya H. King
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004336311
Size: 73.99 MB
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Scent from the Garden of Paradise: Musk and the Medieval Islamic World traces the history of musk from ancient Asia to the early medieval Islamic world and examines the important role musk played in perfumery and medicine in this new context.

Small Summer Gardens

Author: Emma Hardy
Publisher: CICO Books
ISBN: 9781782495505
Size: 10.32 MB
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Turn your backyard into a bright summer paradise with a collection of 35 projects to create stylish, fragrant, and abundant displays. There are gorgeous flowering plants, lush foliage, special occasion displays, and edible fruit and vegetable harvests. The projects in Small Summer Gardens include hanging baskets, window boxes, beautiful flower beds, large and small pots, and pretty recycled containers. Create a display of foxgloves and woodland plants in a rusty trunk, scented sweet peas in a tub, a mini water garden with flowering water lilies, a wreath made from alpine flowers, fruit bushes in pots, and much more. With Emma Hardy’s expert advice, you will learn everything you need to know about growing annuals from seed, growing bulbs, using inexpensive bedding plants in interesting ways, combining perennials and small shrubs, and growing and maintaining fruit and vegetable plants.

A Garden Of Fragrance

Author: Suzanne Frutig Bales
Publisher: ReganBooks
ISBN: 9780060989101
Size: 61.64 MB
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Explores combinations of aromatic plants to guarantee sweetly scented blooms all season long.

The Scented Room

Author: Barbara Milo Ohrbach
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
Size: 12.39 MB
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A richly illustrated guide on using dried flowers in the home