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8 edition of An American Cutting Garden found in the catalog.

An American Cutting Garden

A Primer for Growing Cut Flowers Where Summers Are Hot and Winters Are Cold

by Suzanne McIntire

  • 53 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Virginia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening: plants,
  • Techniques,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Floriculture,
  • Gardening,
  • Regional - Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA),
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • USA,
  • Flowers - General,
  • Flower gardening,
  • Regional - General,
  • Cut flowers,
  • Flowers,
  • Middle Atlantic States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9571400M
    ISBN 100813920620
    ISBN 109780813920627
    OCLC/WorldCa46836944

      Thanks for the suggestions. I added a few to my "to read" lists. I also loved "The Language of Flowers", which Jo cited earlier. As I wait for the weather to warm here, I have "An American Cutting Garden" and the Sunset Western Guide to Gardening on my nightstand. Both good for planning and dreaming.   Above: The Well-Tempered Garden by Christopher Lloyd is available in paperback on Amazon. If you read one gardening book, then this should probably be it. Christopher Lloyd is best known as the creator of the mesmerizing gardens at Great Dixter,where he was born in , but he was a prolific writer too.

      The cutting garden at a Tennessee compound is filled with both perennials and annuals; it was designed by landscape architect Mary Palmer Dargan. "But the book . Planning a cutting garden --Cutting garden plans --Growing flowers for cutting --Cutting and arranging flowers --Encyclopedia of plants. Responsibility: The balance of this useful and inspiring book is devoted to an illustrated encyclopedia of plants, providing a handy reference that lists the hardiness, growing conditions, best time.

    Give your cutting garden a sunny spot with well-drained soil. Prepare the planting area, making sure it is loose and weed-less. If possible, take time to work in compost and all-purpose organic fertilizer. The most efficient way to set up a cutting garden is to grow your flowers in rows, as you would vegetables. Buy The Cutting Garden: Growing and Arranging Garden Flowers 1st Edition by Raven, Sarah, Hobhouse, Penelope, Tryde, Pia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:


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First buy the ultimate primer for growing cut flowers, An American Cutting Gardenby Suzanne McIntire. This book offers everything you need to know about growing a cutting garden―preparing a site, laying it out, coordinating bloom, harvesting.

It covers the culture of hundreds of annuals, biennials, bulbs and other perennials/5(20). In An American Cutting Garden Suzanne McIntire describes how to plan a cutting garden, choose suitable plants, keep the garden in good order, and harvest a bountiful crop--all with charm and humor. Using both common and botanical names, she discusses in depth a wide variety of herbaceous perennials, biennials, annuals, and bulbs.4/5.

In An American Cutting Garden Suzanne McIntire describes how to plan a cutting garden, choose suitable plants, keep the garden in good order, and harvest a bountiful crop—all with charm and humor.

Using both common and botanical names, An American Cutting Garden book discusses in depth a wide variety of herbaceous perennials, biennials, annuals, and : Suzanne Mcintire.

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$ The Flower Farmer's Year: How to Grow Cut Flowers for Pleasure and Profit Georgie Newbery. out of 5 stars /5(7). —New York Times Book Review At thirty-five, Leslie Buck made an impulsive decision to put her personal life on hold to pursue her passion. Leaving behind a full life of friends, love, and professional security, she became the first American woman to learn pruning from one of the most storied landscaping companies in Kyoto/5(39).

It’s such a delight to see flowers blooming in the garden, it’s often hard to cut them to bring ’s the beauty of a designated cutting garden. Find an out of the way sunny spot in your yard, somewhere that guests won’t notice, and fill it with plants that are grown to be cut.

Cutting gardens by their very nature are (or most often are) arranged for production, NOT for display. The uninformed or naive authors of this little book ignore this basic principle and waist quite a bit of space showing various garden plans - the worth of which (in a book on cutting gardens) leave this gardener scratching his s: 7.

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Some general gardening books may have individual chapters on starting a cutting garden. But, there are also some titles devoted entirely to cutting gardens or cut flowers. Let’s look at some of the best books on the subject. “An American Cutting Garden-A Primer for Growing Cut Flowers”.

In my cutting garden, I can walk through the rows, picking anything in sight. When I'm done, I invariably have an instant, no-fuss bouquet. Because these flowers are annuals, cutting them often is helpful — and even necessary — to keep the plants blooming until frost.

My cutting garden is divided into five ft. x 32 ft. long raised beds. The self-serve U-pick cutting garden is open from dawn to dusk daily, Jun-Sep. Garden design: Sharon Nyenhuis, Bentley Gardens, Sequim (/).

You May Like. 12 Best Flowers to Grow for Cutting Home & Garden. Give Your Autumn Garden an Instant Color Injection With These Fall Flowers Home & Garden. White Flower Farm is a family-owned mail-order nursery located in northwestern Connecticut.

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WJFF’s Valerie Mansi will facilitate the discussion. Helena has written and illustrated 17 books for children and her best-selling book “A Grain of Rice” has just been published in a new edition by. As an aid in planning your cutting garden, I highly recommend “An American Cutting Garden-A Primer For Growing Cut Flowers” by Suzanne McIntire, published by the University of Virginia Press.

If you’re planning a cutting garden, you need this book. She walks you through every step of the process—from planning and preparing the garden to. What a delicious book Cutting Back: My Apprenticeship in the Gardens of Kyoto is. Both the delicacy of pruning and the necessary fearlessness of the pruner are the contradictions at the heart of the arborist's life—and at the heart of Leslie Buck’s book itself/5(76).

This one is split up into 3 different sections: Planning and Stocking the Garden, Flower Arranging, and Flowers and Foliage Through the Seasons. The first part has 3 different garden plans, for a whole cutting garden, a small cutting patch, and a mixed garden.

I like reading garden plans, though I have yet to implement one that I found in a book/5(9). After chapters on peony history and origins, peony types, gardening with peonies, and peonies as cut flowers, most of the book is devoted to mouth-watering close-ups and short descriptions of nearly peonies.

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