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From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 02

DON’T kill the birds that eat your fruit buds; you can buy fruit — but not the songs of birds in Spring.   N.B. — They eat insects too. Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be […]

Historical Garden Books:- 54 in a series – The book of town & window gardening (1903) by Frances Anne Bardswell

Historical Garden Books:- 54 in a series – The book of town & window gardening (1903) by Frances Anne Bardswell Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Courage is wanted to write a book about Town-gardening. Is there such a thing ? Some would say ” No ; cats, fogs, and […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Stokes seeds for summer planting : July 15, 1918 – 43 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Stokes seeds for summer planting : July 15, 1918 – 43 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Until the Boys Come Home WE AMERICANS are pledging ourselves to put forth high courage every new day, regardless of reverses, to live right all the time, which […]

Gift guide for useful gardening tools and gifts via Los Angeles Times

  Read Gift guide for useful gardening tools and gifts via Los Angeles Times * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: 2012 Gift […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 01

DON’T, if you are not already the owner of a garden, neglect to become one as soon as possible ! Many are the joys — few the sorrows — that it brings. Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these […]

Historical Garden Books:- 53 in a series – Hints and helps for young gardeners : a treatise designed for those young in experience as well as youthful gardeners (1911) by Herbert Daniel Hemenway

Historical Garden Books:- 53 in a series – Hints and helps for young gardeners : a treatise designed for those young in experience as well as youthful gardeners (1911) by Herbert Daniel Hemenway Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PREFACE. This little book is written with a view of furnishing a […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Seed annual : a gardeners, truckers and farmers by American Seed Company (1911) – 42 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Seed annual : a gardeners, truckers and farmers by American Seed Company (1911) – 42 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   CUSTOMERS, PATRONS AND FRIENDS: WE greet you again with our best thanks for your very liberal patronage with which you favored us the […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 9 in a series – World’s best dahlias : new creations and old friends / Peacock Dahlia Farms. (1918)

Like Dazzling Dahlias on Facebook Dazzling Dahlias – 9 in a series – World’s best dahlias : new creations and old friends / Peacock Dahlia Farms. (1918) Dahlia, at last, occupies a position second to no other plant in our gardens, and it is exceedingly gratifying to us 4 J as it bears out our […]

Historical Garden Books: Gardening don’ts by Marion Chappell (1913) – 52 in a series

Historical Garden Books: Gardening don’ts by Marion Chappell (1913) – 52 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! Read more on this topic: […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Flowers for springtime by Miss Mary E. Martin (1900) – 41 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Flowers for springtime by Miss Mary E. Martin (1900) – 41 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   THE EDELWEISS.— THE ALPINE SNOWFLOWER . As white as snow- But lasts forever. No other flower in the whole universe— not even the rarest orchid has cost […]