9781561644537

Florida's Best Herbs and Spices : Native and Exotic Plants Grown for Scent and Flavor

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    9781561644537

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    1561644536

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/27/2010
  • Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
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Summary

Provides detailed profiles of 92 plants ranging from unusual tropical spices, to temperate herbs, to native species.

Author Biography

Charles Boning is a naturalist, illustrator, attorney, and author. He has resided in north, central, and south Florida and is familiar with gardening in each region. Within his own garden he has cultivated and tested many of the species profiled in these pages. He is also the author of the popular Florida's Best Fruiting Plants.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. 4
Introductionp. 4
History of Herbs and Spicesp. 5
Scope, Limitations, and Cautionsp. 6
Features of the Plant Profilesp. 7
Classification of Herbs and Spicesp. 8
The Basics of Growing Herbs and Spices in Floridap. 9
Getting Startedp. 9
Propagating Herbs and Spicesp. 11
Florida Growing Conditionsp. 11
Maintaining the Gardenp. 13
Harvest and Storagep. 18
Geographic Origin of Herbs and Spicesp. 20
Plant Profilesp. 21
Allspicep. 22
Anisep. 24
Annattop. 26
Basilp. 28
Bay Laurelp. 30
Bay Rump. 32
Bee Balmp. 34
Bilimbip. 36
Black Pepperp. 38
Boragep. 40
Burnetp. 42
Cacaop. 44
Calamondinp. 46
Carawayp. 48
Cardamomp. 50
Carobp. 52
Carolina Allspicep. 54
Chamomilep. 56
Chervilp. 58
Chicoryp. 60
Chili Pepperp. 62
Chivesp. 66
Cilantrop. 68
Cinnamonp. 70
Coffeep. 72
Cuban Oreganop. 74
Culantrop. 76
Cuminp. 78
Curry Leaf Treep. 80
Dillp. 82
Fennelp. 84
Fenugreekp. 86
Florida Anisep. 88
Gardeniap. 90
Garlicp. 92
Gingerp. 96
Goldenrodp. 98
Horseradishp. 100
Jamaican Mintp. 102
Kaffir Limep. 104
Lavenderp. 106
Lemonp. 108
Lemon Balmp. 110
Lemon Grassp. 112
Lemon Verbenap. 114
Limep. 116
Lovagep. 118
Mexican Oreganop. 120
Mexican Tarragonp. 122
Mintp. 124
Miracle Fruitp. 126
Moujean Teap. 128
Mustardp. 130
Myrtlep. 132
Nasturtiump. 134
New Jersey Teap. 136
Oreganop. 138
Osage Orangep. 140
Pandanusp. 142
Parsleyp. 144
Pepperweedp. 146
Perillap. 148
Red Bayp. 150
Root Beer Plantp. 152
Rosep. 154
Rosellep. 156
Rosemaryp. 158
Ruep. 162
Rumberryp. 164
Sagep. 166
Sassafrasp. 168
Savoryp. 170
Sea Rocketp. 172
Sesamep. 174
Sorrelp. 176
Spicebushp. 178
Star Anisep. 180
Steviap. 182
Sugarcanep. 184
Sumacp. 186
Tamarindp. 188
Tarragonp. 190
Teap. 192
Thymep. 194
Turmericp. 196
Vanillap. 198
Vietnamese Mintp. 200
Watercressp. 202
Wax Myrtlep. 204
Wild Cinnamonp. 206
Witch Hazelp. 208
Yellow Anisep. 210
Glossaryp. 212
Gardens and Herb Collectionsp. 214
Nurseries and Seed Companiesp. 215
References and Further Readingp. 216
Indexp. 218
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