This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V18", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
A Mississippi correspondent writes: "I do not see Cerasus lauro-cerasus among the evergreens in Hoopes' book. It is a grand thing for these parts." Mr. Hoopes confines himself to the resinous plants - coniferse.