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Historical Seed Catalogs – 68 in a series – Mile High Garden, Field And Flower Seeds/Grand Junction Seed Co. (1920)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 68 in a series – Mile High Garden, Field And Flower Seeds/Grand Junction Seed Co. (1920) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1920 Topics Nursery stock Colorado Grand Junction Catalogs, Vegetables Seeds Catalogs, Flowers Seeds Catalogs, Grasses Seeds Catalogs, Agricultural implements Catalogs Publisher Grand Junction, Colo. : […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 6 in a series

  From the book, Our sentimental garden by Agnes Castle and Egerton Castle (1914). Works Illustrated By Charles Robinson . There are many lovely pieces of art in this book and I will be sharing them over the next several weeks. You can download the entire book from the Internet Archive. Read/Download Our sentimental garden by Agnes Castle and Egerton […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 36

DON’T be so busy tidying up and cutting off the dead flowers, that you forget to admire the living ones. 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 available from your local library. Check it out! Read […]

Historical Garden Books – 84 in a series – Jottings of a gentleman farmer : a practical guide to flower gardening for amateur gardeners : to which is added some suggestions on growing food plants during the war (1917) by E. T. (Ernest Tetley) Ellis

Historical Garden Books – 84 in a series – Jottings of a gentleman farmer : a practical guide to flower gardening for amateur gardeners : to which is added some suggestions on growing food plants during the war (1917) by E. T. (Ernest Tetley) Ellis Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Peonies and iris by Peterson Nursery (1910) – 67 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Peonies and iris by Peterson Nursery (1910) – 67 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1910 Topics Nursery stock Illinois Chicago Catalogs, Flowers Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs Publisher Chicago, Ill. : Wm. A. Peterson Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; biodiversity; fedlink; americana Digitizing sponsor U.S. […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 5 in a series – The Dogs At Play

From the book, Our sentimental garden by Agnes Castle and Egerton Castle (1914). Works Illustrated By Charles Robinson . There are many lovely pieces of art in this book and I will be sharing them over the next several weeks. You can download the entire book from the Internet Archive. Read/Download Our sentimental garden by Agnes Castle and Egerton Castle […]

Historical Garden Books – 83 in a series – Sylva; or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions (1664)

Historical Garden Books – 83 in a series – Sylva; or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions (1664) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date 1664 Topics Forests and forestry, Trees, Gardening — Early works to 1800, Cider Publisher London, Printed by J. […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Seventh annual catalogue of cacti : euphorbias, aloes, agaves, succulents and novelty plants (1906) by Callander Cactus Co – 66 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Seventh annual catalogue of cacti : euphorbias, aloes, agaves, succulents and novelty plants (1906) by Callander Cactus Co – 66 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1906 Topics Nursery stock Ohio Springfield Catalogs, Cactus Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs Publisher Springfield, Ohio : Callander […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 4 in a series – Concerning the Pekingese

From the book, Our sentimental garden by Agnes Castle and Egerton Castle (1914). Works Illustrated By Charles Robinson . There are many lovely pieces of art in this book and I will be sharing them over the next several weeks. You can download the entire book from the Internet Archive. Read/Download Our sentimental garden by Agnes Castle and Egerton Castle […]

It’s Time To Learn Some Botanical Latin (And Why), An Interview With Ross Bayton Via A Way To Garden

I’M GRATEFUL that when I began gardening, I fell in with a bunch of plant nerds who spoke not in common names but in botanical Latin, and turned me on to oddball mail-order nurseries whose entire lists were likewise written that way. Necessity was therefore the mother of invention. I absorbed at least a rudimentary […]