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Herbs & herb gardens of Britain

Elizabeth Peplow

Herbs & herb gardens of Britain

a comprehensive guide

by Elizabeth Peplow

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Webb & Bower, published in association with The Herb Society in Exeter, [Devon], Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herb gardens.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElizabeth & Reginald Peplow.
    ContributionsPeplow, Reginald., Herb Society (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB351.H5 P4 1984, SB351.H5 P4 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17907839M
    ISBN 100863500188

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SAGE – Salvia officinalis. The intense flavour of sage, with its savoury and slightly peppery taste, makes it one of the most widely used and grown herbs in Britain. Its variegated (green and white) and purple forms, make excellent sources of colour for a herb garden, and can double as an ornamental boarder.

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Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Many of the early settlers grew herbs for seasoning their food, as well as, for their medicinal properties.

American Indians often used herbs for tanning and dyeing leather. There are three main medicinal herb traditions which derive from herbal use in ancient times. RHS - Royal Horticultural Society National Trust SPOTLIGHT ON HERB GARDENS IN THE UK Inspired by looking after the very special herb garden at Acorn Bank, National Trust, in North Cumbria, I successfully applied for a bursary from the RHS and the National Trust to carry out a two-year project researching the range of Herb Gardens in the UK both within the National Followers:   Book a workshop to make a tincture or soap.

4 Jekka’s Herb Farm, Avon, Bristol. The herbetum holds the largest collection of culinary herbs in the UK, with more than The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, just outside of London, responded to the medical crisis by organizing a scheme for collecting medicinal herbs from rural areas of England.

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