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Reviews of The Herbalist's Garden: A Guided Tour of 10 Exceptional Herb Gardens: The People Who Grow Them and the Plants That Inspire Them

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Author (1): Shatoiya de la Tour
Author (2): Richard de la Tour
Author (3): Saxon Holt (photographer)

Hardcopy edition:
Publish date: March 2001
Published by: Storey Books
List price: $27.50
ISBN Number: 1580174108

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  Garden Bookworm editor's notes:  
People travel from all over the world to visit the North American gardens of renowned herbalists Rosemary Gladstar, Adelma Simmons, Dr. James Duke, and others. Now you can explore these beautiful surroundings without ever leaving your armchair!

In The Herbalist's Garden Shatoiya and Richard de la Tour lead you inside the garden gates of ten of North America's most enchanting herb gardens. And they invite you to share a personal "chat" with the gardeners who tend and love these remarkable healing and healthful plants. Come take a close look at the gardens through the beautiful images taken by award-winning photographer Saxon Holt. You'll hear these celebrated gardeners and herbalists describe the dreams that inspired their green thumb, the greatest joys they find in herb gardening, the challenges they've experienced in the garden, and what their most beloved plants are.

The gardeners featured in this book offer their own personal recipes for healthful foods and healing remedies, tips on how to care for particular plants, and ideas for designing a garden of your own. Their deep commitment to their gardens will leave you with fresh energy and a renewed passion for gardening, whether you have a few acres, a few clay pots, or simply a penchant for dreaming.

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Positive mystic On Feb 13, 2004, mystic wrote:

This is a tour of 10 beautiful herb gardens. These gardens are serious herb growers. Has information about each gardens owner how it came to be and why. There is also included their favorite recipes for foods, teas and ointments. A nice book to sit down and relax with but also informative.


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