Four Lanes End Garden Club

​Langhorne, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Links/Resources
Books Becky suggests about drying flowers:
Garlands, Circles, & Decorative Wreathes By Fiona Barnett & Terrance Moore
Herbs for Weddings by Bertha Reppert
Herb Drying Handbook by Nora Blose & Dawn Cusick
Wreathes, Arrangements, and Basket Decorations by Ellen Spector Platt
Flower Crafts by Ellen Spector Platt
Lavender by Ellen Spector  Platt
​Books available in the Library at Four Lanes End Garden Club
...ON ARRANGEMENTS and DESIGN:
     Arranging - The Basics of Contemporary Floral Design.................................................................................Hal Cook
     Branches and Blooms.....................................................................................................................Althea Harampolist
     Creative Art of Bonsai..............................................................................................................................Sarah Raven
     The Cutting Garden.............................................................................................................Home Decorating Institute
     Design Made Easy....................................................................................................................................Barbara May
     Finding and Arranging Flowers Naturally.....................................................................................Prichard and Jarechi
     Flower Arranging.....................................................................................................Readers Digest Home Handbooks
     Flower Arranging.................................................................................................................................Judith Blacklock
     Flower Arranging Style........................................................................................................................Judith Blacklock
     Flower Arranging-The Complete Guide.................................................................................................Malcolm Hillier
     The Flower Chef.....................................................................................................................................Carly Cylinder
     Fresh Flower Arranging..........................................................................................................................Ariella Chezar
     Fresh Flower Arranging...................................................................................................................Welford and Wicks
     In Full Flower: Inspired Designs by Floral's New Creatives
     Ikebana: Japanese Flower Arrangement.............................................................................................Reiko Takenora      Ikebana Style: 10 Portable Flower Arrangements.......................................................................................Keiko Kubo
     Philadelphia Flower Show
     Seasonal Wreaths..............................................................................................................................Adelman Grenier
     Simple Flower Arranging.................................................................................................................Welford and Wicks
     Two Hour Nature Crafts........................................................................................................................McKenzie Kate
     Veranda: The Romance of Flowers.........................................................................................................Clinton Smith
     Wreath Book..........................................................................................................................................Robert Pulleyn

...ON CHRISTMAS
     American Country Christmas
     Celebrating Christmas...................................................................................................................... Pamela Westlake
     Christmas Williamsburg
     A Scented Christmas......................................................................................................................................... Cusick
     Ultimate Christmas................................................................................................................................. Jane Newdick​
     Victoria 500 Christmas Ideas.............................................................................................................Kimberly Meisner
     The Whole Christmas Catalog

...ON FLOWERS:
     Bulbs-Burpee......................................................................................................................................................S.Bale
     Flowers A - Z.....................................................................................................................................Cecelia Hifferman
     Gardener's Guide to Growing Orchids...................................................................................................William Mathis
     Orchids
     The Plant Propagators Bible..................................................................................................................Miranda Smith

...ON GARDENS:
    Annual Garden...............................................................................................................................Bennett and Forsyth
     Best Garden Plants for Pennsylvania...........................................................................................Steinberg and Beck 
​     Conifers...................................................................................................................................................Adrian Bloom
     Container Gardens............................................................................................................................Barbara Pleasant
     Container Garden Idea Book............................................................................................................................Taunton​
​     Container Theme Gardens: 42 Combinations..........................................................................................Nancy Ondra
     The Creative Shrub Garden...................................................................................................................Andy McIndoe
     Five Plant Gardens: 52 Ways to Grow a Perennial Garden with Just Five Plants...................................Nancy Ondra
     Garden Ornaments..................................................................................................................................Martha Baker
     The Garden Source-Inspirational Ideas for Gardens and Landscapes.....................................................Andrea June
     Garden Style......................................................................................................................Better Homes and Gardens
     Growing the Northeast Garden................................................................................................................Andrew Keys
     The Herb Garden...................................................................................................................................Malcolm Hillier
     The Layered Garden....................................................................................................................................David Culp
     New England Getting Started Guide...................................................................................................Charlie Nardozzi
     Perennials................................................................................................................................................Maggie Oster
     Perennial Gardening Guide....................................................................................................................John Valleauq
     Perennial Matchmaker: Create Amazing Combinations With Your Favorite Perennials..........................Nancy Ondra
     Small Garden Book...................................................................................................................................Peter McHoy
     The Water Garden

​...FOR REFERENCE
     An A-Z Guide to Herbs.........................................................................................................................Readers Digest
     The Beginners Guide to Gardening.............................................................................................Creative Homemaker
     The Complete Book of Cacti and Succulents..............................................................................................Terri Hewitt
     The Complete Houseplant Survival Manual......................................................................................Barbara Pleasant
     Encyclopedia of Herbs and Their Uses.......................................................................................................Deni Brown
     Flower Finder - The American Horticultural Society......................................................................Jacqueline Hertieau
     Handbooks for Flower Shows
     Herbs: Guide to Plants............................................................................................................................Weldon Owen
     The House Plant Expert..................................................................................................................Dr. D.G. Hessayon
     Index of Garden Plants............................................................................................................................Mark Griffiths
     The Indoor Plant and Flower Expert................................................................................................Dr. D.G. Hessayon
     The Plant Recipe Guide......................................................................................................................Baylor Chapman
     Success With House Plants..................................................................................................................Readers Digest
     Succulents Simplified......................................................................................................................Debra Lee Baldwin

...FOR JUNIOR GARDENERS
     Biodiversity....................................................................................................................................Penn State Ag & Sc
     Garden Wizardry for Kids.......................................................................................................................L. Patricia Kite
     Kids Gardening.................................................................................................................................Ocone and Pranis
     Let's Grow..............................................................................................................................................Linda Tingner 
     Reason for a Flower.....................................................................................................................................Ruth Hiller    

PLANT CARE 

Morris Arboretum Plant Clinic....................................(215) 247-5777​
            Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 1:00 to 3:00PM

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Hotline................(215) 988-8777
          Monday through Friday - 9:30AM till noon

Penn State Cooperative Extension
   Bucks County.........................................................(215) 345-3283
   Montgomery County...............................................(610) 489-4315

Go to Woodcreekdrieds for dried flowers.