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4 edition of Plants of Christmas. found in the catalog.

Plants of Christmas.

Hal Borland

Plants of Christmas.

by Hal Borland

  • 309 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Golden Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christmas decorations.,
  • Plants -- Folklore.,
  • Plants -- Folklore.,
  • Christmas decorations.

  • About the Edition

    Explores the legends and symbols of the traditional plants of Christmas, such as English holly, ivy, mistletoe, and poinsettia.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPaintings by Anne Ophelia Dowden.
    ContributionsDowden, Anne Ophelia Todd, 1907- illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT4988 .B67 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[25] p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5300978M
    LC Control Number72082534

    Why you should read it: Although this is a book with very few words, the charming tale of Carl and his little charge's Christmas Eve adventures is easily understandable and extremely adorable. 6. Around Christmas, however, something magical happens. With care, this plain looking plant will blossom with flowers of red, white, pink, purple or orange. Because of this festive seasonal bloom, the Christmas cactus is a tradition in many European and Author: Mick Telkamp.

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    Christmas cactus, popular cactus that is grown for its colorful flowers, blooming indoors about Christmastime in the Northern Hemisphere. The plant is a hybrid that features flattened spineless stems. It usually grows as an epiphyte and is native to rainforests in Brazil. Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, or something else entirely, this list of our favorite children's holiday books will help you make wonderful family memories. Choose from the best of the season and get lost in the imaginative illustrations and unforgettable stories. Happy reading, and happy holidays!


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These don't shout "Christmas" the way some of other plants on this list do, but you might want to consider them for the next time you need a hostess gift or to jazz up your holiday decor.

If you remember to start them early enough, the. If you have other eye catching blooming plants in the pot, like these Cymbidium Orchids, the Poinsettias are not the star of the show. In case you’re reading this & you do like the Christmas Flower, I’ve done a video & post with 6 Poinsettia.

The book clearly identifies safe plants, and lists only a few of the toxic plants. (Although it does state when certain plants or parts of plants are toxic.) Author wisely advises you to get a companion book on toxic plants since this one focuses on the edible ones/5().

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last updated 16 minutes ago. Unsolved. Heroine who was damsel in the distress, had a daughter and had some power. Like poinsettias, Christmas cacti are available in a kaleidoscope of colors including red, white, pink, cream, and fuchsia.

Long-lived, they may produce bountiful blooms for 20 to 30 Christmases to come. You can force a Christmas. Well you're in luck, because here they come. There are book christmas tree for sale on Etsy, and they cost $ on average. The most common book christmas tree material. Nowadays, poinsettias with their festive colours, are one of the most popular Christmas plants to display or give as a present to friends and family.

How to take care of poinsettia Keep the room temperature at around 20 C during the day and colder at night. Christmas Cacti A.J.S. McMillan & J.F. Horobin Purchase: This book includes info on true Christmas Cacti, of course, but its subtitle better describes the contents; The genus Schlumbergera and its hybrids.

A page soft-cover published inChristmas Cacti is packed with color photos. The majority of these images are flower close-ups. Shelves: christmas-books, trees, crafts-making-things-and-activities This is a wonderful book.

I read this on open library and sadly couldn't see it all that well, there's so much detail so you have to enlarge and move the page around to see everything properly which isn't easy, it's also more of a book to flick through, but definitely a book I /5.

This is a lovely, interesting book, concentrating on the botanical influences on Pagan Christmas- that is, the customs we celebrate today that in fact have roots in pagan celebrations. It presents quite a lot of information about a wide variety of plants, mushrooms, etc., and includes lovely photographs/5.

The Christmas cactus is a Brazilian coastal plant known as an epiphyte. Just like an orchid, Christmas cacti grow on top of other plants, trees or rocks. Schlumbergera truncata and S. × buckleyi. Like most succulent plants, it requires moist soil to grow; however, these plants do not like to be sitting in a pool of water.

The best way to know when your Christmas Cactus needs to be watered is to check the soil. Once the top of the soil feels dry to the touch, water it again. While the Christmas cactus may be known under various names (like Thanksgiving cactus or Easter cactus), the scientific name for Christmas cactus, Schlumbergera bridgessii, remains the same – while other plants may differ.

This popular, winter-flowering houseplant makes a great addition to nearly any indoor setting. Christmas cacti, also known as Schlumbergera, are easily one of the most identifiable native Brazilian plant has draping green branches that produce beautiful flowers that bloom for weeks at a time.

While the most common bloom colors are red and white—other unique cultivars are purple, yellow and bright pink. In the video below, I will teach you how you can take a plain, old, ordinary paperback book and turn it into a Christmas tree!It might sound like a challenge, but this Christmas tree craft is astonishingly simple.

Since the advent of ebooks, we are starting to look at paperbacks in a different way/5(2). Christmas plants are various flowers or vegetation from garden plants associated with the festive season of are many different plants used around the world during Christmas. Beyond Christmas flowers, there are also Christmas foods, and Christmas drinks, that use traditional are also a wide variety of plants that include "Christmas" in.

The Cultivation of Christmas Trees by Eliot, T.S. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The name of my book is,"The Christmas Tree", by Julie Salamon.

This book is endearing and heart touching based on a true story. Told in first person, the main conflict is between Sister Anthony and herself.

Flying above the plains, a Rockefeller Center gardener spots the "perfect" Christmas tree. He is told a convent owns the tree/5. - Tropical Caribbean Flowers - Flora.

See more ideas about Plants, Tropical and Flowers pins. How To Propagate Christmas Cactus By Stem Cuttings You can find Christmas Cactus sold practically everywhere during the holiday season making them a very popular blooming houseplant.

These succulents are long-lasting (if properly cared for of course) and grow along at a steady, moderate pace. TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us. A Christmas tree made of books sits in the Round Room at the Stan Hywet manor house in Akron, Ohio.

(Photo: Tim Evanson [CC BY-SA ] /flickr) I wanted to share this easy, clever, fun idea with you.Native plants of Christmas Island. Canberra, ACT: Australian Gov't., Dept. of the Environment and Heritage, Australian Biological Resources Study ; Christmas Island, Indian Ocean: Christmas Island Natural History Association, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource.