Home Herbal and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle . Learn more


or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 
Start reading Home Herbal on your Kindle in under a minute.

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

Home Herbal: Cultivating Herbs for Your Health, Home and Wellbeing [Paperback]

Maureen Little

RRP: £9.99
Price: £7.43 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £10. Details
You Save: £2.56 (26%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 2 left in stock (more on the way).
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, 23 Oct.? Choose Express delivery at checkout. Details

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition £7.06  
Paperback £7.43  

Book Description

6 Feb 2014

This book will give you the knowledge and confidence to use your own herbs to make inexpensive wellbeing and domestic products from your own garden, without the need for costly commercial preparations, and with an eye to the more natural cultivation of useful herbs, in harmony with nature and in tune with our environment.

It offers, to the budding herb grower and experienced gardener alike, a wealth of easy-to-follow advice and achievable projects on:

·Cultivating and using herbs for your health, first-aid, wellbeing and beauty

·Growing and using herbs to enhance your surroundings and living spaces

·How to grow, harvest, dry and look after your herbs

·The best designs for your herb garden space

·Comprehensive A to Z of first-aid, cosmetic and household herbs


Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • Between 20-26 October 2014, spend £10 in a single order on item(s) dispatched from and sold by Amazon.co.uk and receive a £2 promotional code to spend in the Amazon Appstore. Here's how (terms and conditions apply)


Product details

  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: How To Books (6 Feb 2014)
  • Language: Unknown
  • ISBN-10: 1845285425
  • ISBN-13: 978-1845285425
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 19.7 cm
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 249,204 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Maureen's grasp of horticulture started at an early age on her father's market garden and plant nursery in Sussex: she soon learned that grasping a nettle was not to be advised, whereas picking a luscious strawberry straight from the plant left her taste buds tingling. Her horticultural education continued, on and off, alongside conventional education at De Montfort and Lancaster universities, to the extent that she found herself, at various times, teaching in the Women's Royal Naval Service, lecturing in English Literature at university, training as a professional garden designer and growing herbs.
It was during the latter venture that she met beekeeper Craig Hughes, who introduced her to his beloved honey bees. Since then Maureen has fallen in love with the bees and does all she can to promote their welfare, whilst at the same time keeping true to her horticultural roots.
As well as gardening for bees, Maureen's other main areas of interest are herbs - and in particular culinary herbs - and perennial plants, both of which have led her to writing books on these topics.
Growing up in the country and having an almost self-sufficient upbringing allowed Maureen to gain a number of practical skills. For example, she has kept chickens, can make bread and cakes, and is a pretty good cook - something her husband is particularly grateful for!
Visit www.thebeegarden.co.uk for more information

Product Description

Review

A guide to bypassing many costly commercial products by utilising what your own garden could offer (Kitchen Garden)

Book Description

Learn how to use the herbs in your garden to make your own health, beauty and domestic products.


Inside This Book (Learn More)
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Table of Contents | Excerpt | Index
Search inside this book:

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback