Last edited by Moogucage
Thursday, July 30, 2020 | History

4 edition of Scented flora of the world. found in the catalog.

Scented flora of the world.

Roy Genders

Scented flora of the world.

by Roy Genders

  • 90 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Hale, St. Martin"s Press in London, New York .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21261071M
ISBN 100312700520

The Coqui Coqui Perfumeria offers an expansive range of unique scents, original in their rich simplicity. Each is opulent and tropical, evocative of the lush landscapes and lifestyle of the Yucatan - the sugary coconut groves, salty, balmy sea air, verdant earthy jungles; the fruity, floral, succulent herb and spiced aromas, carried by the gentle warm breezes of the Caribbean and Gulf coasts. Sale Lavender Scented Aromatherapy Essential Oil, 1 fluid ounce was: $ now: $ Quick view Sale D&D, Candied Pecan Scented Wax Melts, 6 Cubes, 2 1/2 ounces was: $ now: $ Quick view Sale D&D, Pumpkin Pie Scented Wax Melts, 6 Cubes, .

  Mr. Druse is the author of 20 garden books including, most recently, “The Scentual Garden: Exploring the World of Botanical Fragrance,” which .   Gregor Lersch is a German designer known for his plant designs. His work is renowned all over the world, and he is known as the “Master of all Master Florists.” Not only has he won national and international awards, but he also has written 30 floral design books and speaks 6 different languages.

  The best scented candles to shop right now, for the holiday season or all year-round. Pick up the best scented candle for yourself or give a candle as a gift.   His recently published book, “Scent of the Vanishing Flora,” contains lists of chemicals representing the formula for each plant’s scent, and he has also reconstituted many of these.


Share this book
You might also like
Open-land policy in Connecticut

Open-land policy in Connecticut

The incredible Sai Baba

The incredible Sai Baba

Crisis decision making

Crisis decision making

Birth and childhood among the Arabs

Birth and childhood among the Arabs

Emergency unemployment compensation

Emergency unemployment compensation

Desert fire

Desert fire

Journeys in distant lands and United States and Canada

Journeys in distant lands and United States and Canada

Deficit financing, controls and movement of prices in India since 1947.

Deficit financing, controls and movement of prices in India since 1947.

101 days in the Epistles with Oswald Chambers

101 days in the Epistles with Oswald Chambers

Air pollution measurements in Duquesne, Pennsylvania

Air pollution measurements in Duquesne, Pennsylvania

Commissioners to revise the statutes relating to patents, etc.

Commissioners to revise the statutes relating to patents, etc.

Aminah.

Aminah.

Matthew G. Lewis, Charles Robert Maturin and the Germans

Matthew G. Lewis, Charles Robert Maturin and the Germans

concepts of alamkara sastra in Tamil

concepts of alamkara sastra in Tamil

Scented flora of the world by Roy Genders Download PDF EPUB FB2

For example, one of the world's most pleasing perfumes, vanilla, can be detected when its presence amounts to only of a gram to a litre of air. The scented species and varieties of the world's flora are given in alphabetical order, with methods of scent extraction and culture so that the book is also an encyclopedia for those gardeners who wish to have as much perfume in the 5/5(1).

This comprehensive book looks at scented flowers and leaves of plants from all over the world. Since earliest times Scented flora of the world. book plants have been amongst man's most prized possessions.

He has depended on them for flavouring food and drink, as perfume, for fumigation and to sweeten clothes and bedding.5/5(1). Scented flora of the world Paperback – January 1, by Roy Genders (Author) › Visit Amazon's Roy Genders Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Roy Genders (Author) Reviews: 1. Scented Flora of the World by Roy Genders,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Roy Genders.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Genders, Roy. Scented flora of the world. London: R. Hale ; New York: St. Martin's Press, (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Dust Jacket Included. pp., index, appendices, ill. with black-and-white photos; an unequalled comprehensive work, containing introductory material dealing with the history of scented flowers, an explanation of scent, scent in relation to pollination and classification of scents, followed by an exhaustive alphabetical listing of plants--clearly the best work to date on the subject.

a very good copy. Geneva, 23 November –  Givaudan announces the publication of Roman Kaiser's third book 'Scent of the Vanishing Flora'. His latest book takes the reader on a journey through many biodiversity hotspots, all of them home to endangered plant species.

This comprehensive book looks at scented flowers and leaves of plants from all over the world. Since earliest times scented plants have been amongst man's most prized possessions. He has depended on them for flavouring food and drink, as perfume, for fumigation and to sweeten clothes and s: 1.

The Book of Flora continues the story, and also offers more insight into what the world now looks like generations after the Unnamed Midwife. I loved this whole series, and especially how this book addressed gender and sexuality, as well as human rights, with questions and issues we see in today’s world, but without being s:   Filled with fascinating stories of how plant roots and leaves communicate with their neighbors and how flowers use color and scent to interact with--and manipulate--the creatures around them, Flora is a fresh and engaging introduction to the mysterious inner workings of the plant s:   Scented Flora of the World.

Publication Author Genders. Publisher Robert Hale. London. Year ISBN Description An excellent, comprehensive book on scented plants giving a few other plant uses and brief cultivation details. There are no illustrations.

As with nearly all living creatures, humans have always been attracted and intrigued by floral scents. Yet, while we have been manufacturing perfumes for at least years to serve a myriad of religious, sexual, and medicinal purposes, until very recently, the limitation of our olfactory faculty has greatly hindered our capacity to clearly and objectively measure scent.

An excellent, comprehensive book on scented plants giving a few other plant uses and brief cultivation details. There are no illustrations. Filled with fascinating stories of how plant roots and leaves communicate with their neighbors and how flowers use color and scent to interact with--and manipulate--the creatures around them, Flora is a fresh and engaging introduction to the mysterious inner workings of the plant world.\"\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n.

Discover the extraordinary diversity of the plant world--and how plants work--with this photographic celebration of the trees, flowers, and foliage plants that share our planet. From tiny mosses and delicate ferns to vibrant blooms and stately palms, Flora invites you to explore the plant kingdom from the ground up, and from root to leaf tip.

Summary: Inspired by Dougal Stermer's book Vanishing Flora, Roman Kaiser worked for more than ten years on collecting the scent of endangered plant species worldwide. In this present volume, he discusses their scents and invites readers to a journey along the hotspots of biodiversity, all of them bearing endangered species.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Filled with fascinating stories of how plant roots and leaves communicate with their neighbors and how flowers use color and scent to interact with--and manipulate--the creatures around them, Flora is a fresh and engaging introduction to the mysterious inner workings of the plant world.

Scented flowers add a layer of sensory pleasure to the garden, bringing fragrance that can evoke memories and herald the coming spring or summer season. When planting flowers for their scent, keep in mind that some flowers are lightly scented and must be appreciated up close, while others can engulf the entire yard in their perfume—think of.

The toilet of Flora, or, A collection of the most simple and approved methods of preparing baths, essences, pomatums, powders, perfumes, and sweet-scented waters: with receipts for cosmetics of every kind for the use of ladies Item Preview remove-circle This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.Iris graminea is a species in the genus Iris belonging to the subgenus Limniris, in particular the series is a rhizomatous perennial, with purple or violet blue flowers almost hidden by narrow, grass-like leaves, and a plum scented is cultivated as an ornamental plant in temperate regions.

It has several common names, including grass-leaved flag, grass leaved iris, plum. Scent researchers found that a chemical released by a newly-mowed lawn can make people feel joyful and relaxed. The aroma may also prevent mental decline as you grow older.

The smell apparently is so powerful that neuroscientists came up with a perfume and air fragrance that matches it so the lawnless can also reap the benefits of the feel.