Mabel Squires

The Art of Drying Plants and Flowers


Contained between these two covers is a wealth of information on the art of drying plants. Starting with how to best select plants or plant parts such as flowers, seedpods and cones, continuing on with methods and timetables for drying and how to build a botanical drying rack, and then of course, how to use your final product for decorative display.

Hard cover with black and white photographs throughout.

Edition: 1958.

Condition: Overall excellent, with crisp, clean pages. Pencil markings on the inside front and back covers. A bit of tearing on the spine of the dust jacket.

Measures ~6"x8.5". 258 pages.