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The Earth Shall Blossom: Shaker Herbs and Gardening

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Product Description:

By Galen Beale and Mary Rose Boswell

This book explores the Shakers' herb gardening heritage. It combines colorful history, practical growing/harvesting advice, and a guide to existing Shaker gardens. Readers will learn how to plan and plant their own Shaker garden—a garden to bel enjoyed all the more by understanding its links to a tradition that began in 1774.