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Douglas E. Welch

Brugmansia in Bloom via Instagram

What are your favorite flowers? Leave a comment and share! Brugmansia in Bloom A lovely example of Brugmansia found throughout Los Angeles  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about brugmansia with these books † * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** […]

Winter Camellias in Los Angeles via Instagram

What are your favorite camellias? Leave a comment and share! Winter Camellias in Los Angeles Just one example of the #camellias currently blooming.   and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about camellias with these books † * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: [Catalog of] the Great Northern Seed Co. (1901) – 18 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old seed catalogs (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of date, but you […]

Azalea In the rainy garden today

What are your favorite azaleas and rhododendrons? Leave a comment and share! Azalea In the rainy garden today After 5 days of rain the flowers are looking a bit droopy. But we need as much moisture as we can get.   and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn […]

Historical Garden Books: A book of the country and the garden .. by Batson, H. M. (Henrietta M.) (1903) – 29 in a Series

Archive.org has a host of old gardening books (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of  Historical Garden Books: […]

Orchid 5, Huntington Gardens Conservatory via Instagram

Where are your favorite orchids? Leave a comment and share! Orchid 5, Huntington Gardens Conservatory  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about orchids with these books †††   * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may […]

Orchid 4, Huntington Gardens Conservatory via Instagram

Where are your favorite orchids? Leave a comment and share! Orchid 4, Huntington Gardens Conservatory  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about orchids with these books ††† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be […]

Orchid 3, Huntington Gardens Conservatory via Instagram

Where are your favorite orchids? Leave a comment and share! Orchid 3, Huntington Gardens Conservatory  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about orchids with these books ††† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: The strawberry for everybody by J.T. Lovett Company (1908) – 17 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old seed catalogs (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of date, but you […]

Orchid 2, Huntington Gardens Conservatory via Instagram

Where are your favorite orchids? Leave a comment and share! Orchid 2, Huntington Gardens Conservatory  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about orchids with these books ††† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be […]