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Come on into my tropical garden

Grace Nichols

Come on into my tropical garden

poems for children

by Grace Nichols

  • 377 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Lippincott in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s poetry, Guyanese.,
    • Guyanese poetry.,
    • Caribbean Area -- Juvenile poetry.,
    • Caribbean Area -- Poetry.

    • About the Edition

      A collection of poems which evoke the Caribbean, its people, and its landscapes.

      Edition Notes

      StatementGrace Nichols ; illustrations by Caroline Binch.
      ContributionsBinch, Caroline, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9320.9.N45 C6 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. :
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2213448M
      ISBN 100397323506, 0397323492
      LC Control Number89036335

        As you may remember, I had grand plans for my garden when I bought my house last year. ‘A tropical paradise’ was how I described the picture of it I had in my head. The reality looked like this: Sexy garden times. As you will have seen if you read my garden makeover post, I had the foundations put in place for the tropical garden of my dreams, and the last few months have been .   Tropical plants like good rich soils that drain easily. Sand and heavy clay can be improved with compost, heavy mulch layers (approx 15cm or 6 inches thick) and other soil improvers. Tropical gardens can look excellent or straggly, so the soil is a major starting ground to 74%(62).

      Now gardeners can bring an exotic flair to their gardens by introducing the color, textures, and fabulous foliage of tropical plants. Not just for hot climates anymore, bromeliads, orchids, bananas, palms, birds of paradise, elephant ears, canna, and more can. My favorite part is where she shows some of the effective ways that succulents can be used in vertical gardening, and it helped to inspire my own vertical garden. The book provides some excellent ideas for presenting your succulent collection in artistic ways, and there's even a .

      Create a tropical garden design near a water source, so you won’t have to drag a hose to the garden during dry periods. Tropical plants typically require soil that’s rich in organic matter. Be sure to work adequate organic matter, such as soil conditioner, finished compost, or composted manure, into soil prior to . She also writes books for children, inspired predominantly by Guyanese folklore and Amerindian legends, including Come on into My Tropical Garden () and Give Yourself a Hug (). Everybody Got A Gift () includes new and selected poems, and her collection, Startling the Flying Fish (), contains poems which tell the story of the Written:


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