|.The Lotus: Know It and Grow It
..A beautiful book with everything you need to grow and appreciate lotus (Nelumbo)
|Curious About Lotus (Nelumbo) ?
|• Thinking about growing native or hybrid lotus -- N. lutea or nucifera cultivars?
|• Botanical Background
• Landscape Uses
• Lotus Timeline
• 101 Other Uses
• Cultural Traditions
• Quick Guide for Gardeners
|• 52 pages; paperback; 8.5"x5.5"
• 110+ full-color photos
• 2007, reprinted 2008
• ISBN 978-0-9794732-0-3
• For a few excerpts click here
|• Curious about the significance of lotus in Buddhism or other cultures?
|• Looking for landscape or container uses of dwarf and full size lotuses?
|• Wondering how to propagate lotus from tubers or seeds?
|• Need details about when and how to fertilize the Nelumbo in your pond?
|• Want information on the pests attacking your lotus leaves or stems?
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|For thousands of years lotuses fascinated people for their religion, food,
research, and ponds. This volume covers almost everything about the lotus
— from seed to tuber to flower. The book is clearly written and packed
with beautiful color photographs. It gives a complete portrait of this
amazing plant, along with help for those who want to grow it.