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Douglas E. Welch

Historical Garden Books – 111 in a series – The backyard garden; a handbook for the amateur (1932)

Historical Garden Books – 111 in a series – The backyard garden; a handbook for the amateur (1932) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Foreword IF MOST garden books were not written over the heads of the average amateur or else lacking in those details which the beginner most needs […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common after wild flowers (1895)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common after wild flowers (1895) Click for larger image from University of Florida George A. Smithers Libraries Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – […]

First paperwhites 2021 via TikTok [Video]

@douglaswelch First paperwhites 2021 ##flowers ##nature ##bulbs ##garden ##paperwhites ##bulbs ##slomo ♬ Chill Vibes – Officialmp Follow me on TikTok Read more on this topic: First Paperwhites 2021 via Instagram In the garden…Tomatoes in January via TikTok First Paperwhites 2018 via Instagram In the garden…Tomato Seedlings from store-bought tomatoes  via TikTok [Video] In the garden…Hisbiscus […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 92 in a series – The Maule Seed Book (1914)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 92 in a series – The Maule Seed Book (1914) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1914 Topics Seeds Catalogs, Vegetables Catalogs, Fruit Catalogs, Flowers Catalogs, Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs Publisher Philadelphia, Pa. : Maule Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; fedlink; americana; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library Contributor  U.S. Department […]

First Paperwhites 2021 via Instagram

First Paperwhites 2021 The first flowers of the season opened yesterday. Bulbs are always wonderful little packages of perennial surprise when they sprout and flower each year. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: First Paperwhites 2018 via Instagram Azalea Flowers In The Garden via Instagram A […]

Azalea Flowers In The Garden via Instagram

Azalea Flowers In The Garden Follow A Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Buckwheat Flowers In The Garden via Instagram Abutilon Buds In The Garden via Instagram New epiphyllum flower almost open via Instagram Mini Mums via Instagram Mini Mum In Macro via Instagram

Dazzling Dahlias – 57 in a series – Dahlia ‘The Geisha’ from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon

Dazzling Dahlias – 57 in a series – Dahlia ‘The Geisha’ from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon — Available from the Internet Archive An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 51 in a series – Superior Dahlia Gardens (1922) Dahlia […]

In the garden…Tomatoes in January via TikTok

@douglaswelch In the garden…Tomatoes in January ##tomtoes ##garden ##gardening ##food ##plants ♬ Flower – Sleeping At Last Follow me on TikTok Read more on this topic: In the garden…Tomato Seedlings from store-bought tomatoes  via TikTok [Video] In the garden…Green Onion Seeds via Tiktok [Video] Tomatoes in the Garden via TikTok In the garden…Tomato Update via […]

Abutilon Buds In The Garden via Instagram

Abutilon Buds In The Garden Out in the front garden watering and I spotted these buds on the abutilon. This plant is one of my best additions to the garden. It is showy and reliable and handles our hot summers well. The flowers should open in a day or two. I’ll post some more pictures […]

In the garden..home composting vis TikTok [Video]

@douglaswelch In the ##garden…home ##composting ##compost ##garden ##soil ##waste ##recycle ##reuse ♬ Outdoors – Colin Tierney Follow me on TikTok Read more on this topic: Your Composting Questions Answered via Gardenerd [Video] In the garden…Green Onion Seeds via Tiktok [Video] In the garden…Western Junco via Tiktok [Video] In the garden…hummingbird via TikTok [Video] In the […]