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The Book of Houseplants

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Octopus Books Ltd, London
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Open LibraryOL7776488M
ISBN 100706409108
ISBN 139780706409109

After decades of caring for my houseplants willy-nilly based on what I saw my mother do, I explored all the books on houseplants in the local library--and this book is one of the four I ended up buying.

It discusses how to use plants within a house, and has distinct sections on foliage vs. flowering plants/5(31). House plants are having a moment. Inexpensive to purchase, easy to care for and a statement in any space they inhabit, growing these plants is virtually foolproof.

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Filled with more than gorgeous photographs and practical how /5. Of all the houseplant books I've seen, this is the one book that covers almost any houseplant available, including some I've never seen. Within its pages you'll find the plant descriptions are sufficient, but not overwhelming, the care instructions clear, and the /5(6).

Little Book of House Plants and Other Greenery Emma Sibley. out of 5 stars Hardcover. $ How to Raise a Plant: and Make It Love You Back (A modern gardening book for a new generation of indoor gardeners) Morgan Doane. out of 5 stars Flexibound.

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An easy-to-read and comprehensive guide to raising indoor plants offers information on houseplants, with a full-page entry for each plant that includes a description, a photograph, and advice on ease or difficulty of care, along with other hints.4/5(9).

This was the first book I ever read on plants. I was around 14 at the time and initially was drawn in by the illustrations. Nothing fancy, but following my new found curiosity was the groupings that I eventually became fascinated with/5. Total Book Of Houseplants book.

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A pretty good book for overall information on houseplants. I wish it covered more houseplants but it's still good. Has a key or guide if you will, on how to identify a houseplant. Very nice pictures. Good information on the various needs of plants. Makes a good reference book/5(25).

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Style: cosy & homely. Focus: beyond the plants, the focus is definitely about styling and interior how to revitalize your home with plants. Specificity: this one is a best seller for a reason: it's a source of interior design inspiration and a manual for all of those who want to bring more plants into their h the portraits of plant lovers around the world, this book.

The book I’m talking about now is Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet by Oliver Morton. This book is basically about the discovery of how photosynthesis works.

So, photosynthesis is turning carbon dioxide, water and sunlight into something useful to both plants and to us: sugar and oxygen.

“The Little Book of House Plants and Other Greenery,” is an informational indoor gardening book by Emma Sibley. The book covers many interesting topics such as tools, propagation, information on many indoor plants, and much more. The book provides lighting, watering, and other growing information on around fifty-eight beautiful indoor plants/5.

Whether you care for a trendy or non-trendy indoor plant in your home or workspace, knowing how to keep plants alive is the most important thing to know as a plant parent. Luckily, books can help. We turned to BNC SalesData to discover whether online houseplant culture has translated to higher sales for print books about indoor plants in the Canadian English-language trade book market.

Caring for houseplants the right way is just as important as picking the right one. With a little preparation and some care, you can learn how to take care of your house plants and keep them looking beautiful. If you notice problems, use our helpful tips on houseplant care to solve them before they get serious.

The First Book of Plants by Alice Dickinson is another book in the Franklin Watts “First Book of” series published in the ’50s/’60s that is now in the public domain.

One of the nice features of these books is that, though they are introductory in nature, they use the. ‘The Complete Book of Houseplants: A Step By Step Guide to Plant care’ By David Squire Description: Houseplants bring life and colour to any room, and with the right care you can successfully cultivate everything from succulents and bonsai to foliage, flowers and fruit.

House plants are having a moment. Inexpensive to purchase, easy to care for and a statement in any space they inhabit, growing these plants is virtually foolproof. The Little Book of House Plants and Other Greenery is a source of green inspiration for small-space gardening, featuring a directory of 60 of the most popular varieties of foliage to.

In the introduction of her book, Handmade Houseplants, Corrie Beth Hogg—crafter, designer, and DIYer—shares her love for nature and passion for making art, which have always been. In the 16th century, fascination in exotic plants grew among the aristocracy of France and England, with inventor and writer Sir Hugh Platt publishing Garden of Eden inwhich was a book about how to grow plants in homes.

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An Engineer’s approach to house plants. Uncovering the true joys of houseplants: Aesthetics, Biology, and Companionship. More science and realistic expectations.

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Beautifully bound in stamped linen cloth with a bookmark ribbon and a deckled edge, this edition features five brilliantly colored illustrations by artist. Now, a recent book called “The Gardener’s Botanical: An Encyclopedia of Latin Plant Names” is nudging me to sharpen my skills.

The author, Ross Bayton, earned his .Keep Your Houseplants Alive: A No Nonsense Guide To Keeping 27 Awesome Indoor Plants Alive & Kickin’. Our second book, Keep Your Houseplants Alive, is now out. Lucy suggested I do this post and I initially snickered and curled my lip up.

I was hungry. After eating lunch and coming back to my senses, I realized this was indeed a good idea. I.When I picked up a copy of THE SECRET LIFE OF PLANTS, to go on a journey into the previously "unknown" world of plants, it was listed as, both, a new age and an occult book.

Yes, to some it sounds pretty woo woo and out there that the common houseplant could take such a liking to Brahms, or such a disliking to hard rock music, that it would be.