Herb gardening in Texas

by Sol Meltzer

Publisher: Gulf Pub. Co. in Houston, Tex

Written in English
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    • Herb gardening -- Texas.,
    • Herbs -- Texas.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementSol Meltzer.
      LC ClassificationsSB351.H5 M358 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 195 p. :
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL994105M
      ISBN 100884153290
      LC Control Number96032644

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May 12,  · The fact this book is for herb gardening in Texas caught my attention right away. I have been steadily expanding my herb garden for the past 2 years. The information on the herbs themselves is in the second half of this book. The first half has recipes, planting suggestions, propagation suggestions, and brief information (a few pages) on dyes /5(7).

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Herbs are the world's most interesting plants. They make beautiful landscape choices, and their ornamental qualities make them ideal for wreaths, garlands, and potpourris. Many herbs grow well in North Texas and several were grown in the Dig’s herb, butterfly and vegetable gardens.

Most herb plants desire full sun, although a few tolerate and even prefer shade. Herbs for Texas gardeners, according to the Texas AgrilLife Extension Service and the Herb Association of Texas, include: The DiG Herb Garden. Get this from a library. Herb gardening in Texas.

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Guide to Successful Herb Growing in Texas Herbs are plants that are used as flavoring agents. The common herbs used in cooking are referred to as culinary herbs.

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Herb Gardening in Texas (Book): Meltzer, Sol: Sol Meltzer shares his expertise in this third edition of Texas' most popular herb book. Featuring stunning color photos and details about more than 90 herbs, this volume teaches you how to put pizazz in your cooking, and control pests in the herb garden.

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Consult a good herbal book to discover the topical uses of this herb. I think the best use for this herb is as a landscape accent plant. It is a nice addition to the herb bed, but be sure and give it enough room--three feet minimum. Culinary Sage is a beautiful large herb.

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Written, designed and edited by longtime AHA member Anne Fischer, with assistance from AHA past President Mike Hills. Herb gardening is popular throughout Texas (Table 1). New en-thusiasm for “natural” foods has heightened this interest.

In addition, most food recipes can be accentuated with the proper use of culinary herbs. Although many herbs are used for medicinal or ornamental purpos-es, this publication deals mainly with culinary herbs used in cooking.

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