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A potted history of vegetables

Lorraine Harrison

A potted history of vegetables

by Lorraine Harrison

  • 212 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Ivy Press in Sussex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Vegetables,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLorraine Harrison
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB320.5 .H27 2011b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25134009M
    ISBN 109781907332616
    LC Control Number2011431389

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Lorraine Harrison is a successful gardener and gardening writer with a passion for exotic and heirloom vegetables.

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Featuring gardening tips, recipes, and beautiful full-color pencil drawings of each vegetable, this book for farm-to-fork aficionados and gardeners with an esoteric bent explores the secret history of 45 well known and rare vegetables, examining their history, symbolism, astrological connections, healing properties, and overall character/5.

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Mar 29,  · A history of vegetable growing; The ornamental vegetable garden, micro-greens, mini vegetables and making vegetable dyes; A comprehensive lists of suppliers and prize-winning vegetables.

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A potted history of vegetables. [Lorraine Harrison] -- Whether to escape the rat race or to help save our environment, people are getting back to nature. Allotments and green spaces have never been so popular, seasonal and local produce is the order of.

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Intestinal pains and bouts of loose stools. Dietary experimentation lead to the conclusion that eating a diet that comprised of lots of steamed vegetables when home would reduce the symptoms.”.