Niki Irving (author of Growing Flowers) provides a stunning array of photographs to set the gardening scene for understanding flowers better.
The one-stop inspirational guide for everything you need to plant, grow, and harvest bountiful blooms successfully. Niki Irving of Flourish Flower Farm takes her passion and compiles her flower power-knowledge into one comprehensive go-to guide. From how to choose the perfect garden plot, seed starting, planting, and tending, all the way into harvesting, and putting the garden to bed. Niki takes readers from the basic skills of gardening to understanding the importance of soil and natural fertilizers; while also dedicating a special section on problem shooting, fungus, and insects.
Go from amateur to master gardener with Growing Flowers: Everything You Need to Know About Planting, Tending, Harvesting and Arranging Beautiful Blooms. Niki Irving’s passion leaps from the pages. She takes readers from gardening to arranging, whether it is carefully crafted arrangements or stunning hand-tied bouquets. With all the tools and resources easily explained along with helpful tips and detailed photographs; this is the only guide you will ever need. This is not your average how-to guide; the stunning array of photographs set the scene, making this book lovely to see as it is to read.
Reviewed By: Amy Shane
|Page Count||156 pages|
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|Category||Home & Garden|
Everything You Need to Know About Planting, Tending, Harvesting and Arranging Beautiful Blooms
Revel in flowers in bloom. This beautifully photographed book features simple, and engaging know-how enabling you to grow, harvest, and arrange a cutting garden of flowers. An instructional guide to gardening for beginners or if you’re looking to hone your botanical skills, Growing Flowers teaches everything from caring for a cut flower garden to making simple-yet-gorgeous flower arrangements and botanical bouquets.
An indispensable gardening guide for homebody horticulturists and floral foragers. A flower book with a whimsical twist, Growing Flowers is a go-to reference for those new to herb and flower gardening. Discover flower arranging techniques using blooms, greenery, and even artichokes, vines and berries. Learn about tools of the trade. Get down and dirty with dirt, seasonal rotation, starting from seeds and/or seedlings, and more.