Norman Lathrop Enterprises | Norman Lathrop Enterprises
Index To How To Do It Information
Lathrop Report On Newspaper Indexes
A profile of Norman Lathrop Enterprises
Last Updated
  Index Home  |   A-Z Subject Heading Guide    |   Keyword Search  |   Union List 

Detailed entries for one subject from the INDEX TO HOW TO DO IT INFORMATION.
Click on a see also (sa) or tracing (xx) to view detailed entries about a related subject.
The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
To obtain a copy of any magazine article contact your local public library or the publisher.


Leaf projects for kids. Identification guide for collecting attractive leaves and five projects to use the dried, pressed leaves.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1980 (v.58#11) pg. 116, 180

Preserve a butterfly, leaf, flower, seashell, etc. in plastic.
BOYS' LIFE Feb 1963 (v.53#2) pg. 71

Turn collected plant life into decorative pictures using paper and glue.
BOYS' LIFE Mar 1965 (v.55#3) pg. 71

How to display nature hike specimens.
BOYS' LIFE May 1976 (v.66#5) pg. 78

How to start a wildflower collection. Includes instructions for making a small plant press to press and dry the flowers.
BOYS' LIFE May 1984 (v.74#5) pg. 63

A collector's garden. How a passion for plants shapes a design.
FINE GARDENING #23 Jan-Feb 1992 pg. 67

A wealth of rarities. A survey of choice perennials to shape a collector's garden.
FINE GARDENING #25 May-Jun 1992 pg. 50

How to collect perennials and shrubs from abandoned home sites.
FINE GARDENING #28 Nov-Dec 1992 pg. 10

A plant collecting paradise that starts with seeds. Tips on where to find new plants. Includes an unconventional seed-starting strategy.
FINE GARDENING #53 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 60

Plant exchanges. How to hunt for deals, inspect plant offerings and find local treasures.
FINE GARDENING #59 Jan-Feb 1998 pg. 34

How to bring plants home from foreign countries and tips on preparing them for the trip.
FINE GARDENING #68 Jul-Aug 1999 pg. 73

Advice for a child on collecting autumn leaves for preservation in a scrapbook.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Nov 1994 (v.38#5) pg. 28

Botanizing, herb watching for fun and enlightenment. Advice on getting started and collecting herbarium specimens to dry and press.
HERB COMPANION Apr-May 1991 (v.3#4) pg. 59

How to create an herbarium (a collection of dried plants). Collecting, preserving, and classifying native plants.
SCIENCE PROBE! Oct 1991 (v.1#4) pg. 85

Wood collecting. Getting started in the hobby of collecting samples from the more than 100,000 species of trees in the world.
WOOD MAGAZINE #126 Sep 2000 (v.17#6) pg. 46