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Tips and Tricks for Starting Perennial and Vegetable Seeds via FineGardening

I often try to propagate new plants from gathered seeds and cutting. This can range from seeds gathered from some green onions that have gone wild, to tomato plants from the compost pile to seeds and cuttings gathered on walks or gifted by friends. It is always so pleasing to create something out of nothing, […]

When Botany Was for Ladies via JSTOR Daily

In late nineteenth century America, botany was understood as implicitly feminine. Young women took to studying botany in a conjoining of interest, social acceptance, and readily available schooling and textbooks. The growing field welcomed a community of participants. Few of these women became professional botanists or earned higher degrees, but as teachers, collectors, observers, writers, […]

Historical Garden Books – 77 in a series – Gray’s Botanical text-book (1879) by Asa Gray

Historical Garden Books – 77 in a series – Gray’s Botanical text-book (1879) by Asa Gray Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Publication date c1879.] Topics Botany — Morphology, Botany, Botany Publisher [New York : American Book Company Collection biodiversity; MBLWHOI; blc; americana Digitizing sponsor MBLWHOI Library Contributor MBLWHOI Library Language English Volume 2 Find more books on […]