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9 edition of The glass bottle tree found in the catalog.

The glass bottle tree

by Evelyn Coleman

  • 306 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Orchard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Fiction,
  • Grandmothers -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Living together way out in the country, an African American girl and her grandmother have such a close relationship that they communicate without words.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Evelyn Coleman ; illustrated by Gail Gordon Carter.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsCarter, Gail Gordon, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C6746 Gl 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1119618M
    ISBN 100531094677, 0531087670
    LC Control Number94045921

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      A bottle tree is a type of recycled glass sculpture that is popular with gardeners. Its origins lay in Egypt, where bottles were used to capture spirits. African slaves also kept bottle trees near their quarters to catch spirits with brightly colored glass. To make your own bottle tree, you will need to collect bottles and construct a wooden or Views: K.   In Texas, blue bottle trees are called bluebonnet bottle trees. I think this is a very pretty blue tree. Bud Light Platinum now has blue bottles; they can be used on a tree. A bottle tree would brighten up the cold winter garden, and you can add twinkle lights, how pretty would this be? You can make a tiny little tree with cobalt blue bottles.

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That means the prices on blue glass bottles will be increasing sometime soon. Why. Recyclers do not like taking blue glass because it needs to be separated from other glass. The bottle tree can be traced to African slaves brought to the Charleston area in the ’s.

The descendants of these slaves, known as the Gullah, still reside along the coastal regions of South Carolina and Georgia and they still practice many of the traditions taught to them through the generations.The Glass Bottle Tree by Evelyn Coleman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.In some of my garden books I coined a Latin name for bottle trees - Silica transparencii (for “clear glass), along with whimsical “cultivars” including 'Milk of Magnesia' blue, the mixed-color 'Kaleidoscope Stroke', and even a rare one called 'Texas Bluebonnet' (lower half is all green bottles, capped with blue bottles at the top).