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Hibiscus In The Sun via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Hibiscus In The Sun Our yellow hibiscus is flowering dramatically after all the rain of the last 2 weeks. From my Instagram Feed * 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 […]

Red Camellia Closeup via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! Red Camellia Closeup At the local nursery a few weeks ago. From my Instagram Feed * 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: White Camellia Flower Closeup via […]

In the garden… The extensive rain of late has made the garden pop this Spring. via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! In the garden… The extensive rain of late has made the garden pop this Spring. From my Instagram Feed * 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: Another […]

White Camellia Flower Closeup via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram! White Camellia Flower Closeup At the local nursery last week. From my Instagram Feed * 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: Blueberry Flowers via Instagram Watsonia in […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 21 in a series – Dahlias: Beautiful Varieties for Home & Garden By Naomi Slade and Georgianna Lane

Dazzling Dahlias – 21 in a series – Dahlias: Beautiful Varieties for Home & Garden By Naomi Slade and Georgianna Lane   Purchase at Bookshop.org     Fall blooms for an explosion of color in the garden. The dahlia is a fabulous cutting flower for the home garden. Cut one bloom, and ten more appear […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 20 in a series – Dahlia Garden At The Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens

Dazzling Dahlias – 20 in a series – Dahlia Garden At The Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens   Dahlia Garden Typical bloom time: June through October – Peak in August and September Dahlias were one of the first flowers that Gardens’ founder Ernest Schoefer planted. At the time they were located in what is now the Perennial Garden. […]

Historical Garden Books – 66 in a series – Henderson’s garden guide by Peter Henderson & Co (1913)

Historical Garden Books – 66 in a series – Henderson’s garden guide by Peter Henderson & Co (1913) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   INTRODUCTION This is an age of the high cost of living. The fundamental cause being the increase of twenty per cent, in our population every decade, […]

Oriental Poppies (Papaver) via Instagram

Oriental Poppies (Papaver) I found these dancing in the sunny breeze at the local nursery this weekend.  and Follow Join A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List See all my garden, flowers and nature related products at  DouglasEWelch.com/shop/ Find more at @DEWDesignPhoto Read more […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Murphy’s Seed Store (1920) – 53 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Murphy’s Seed Store (1920) – 53 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Murphy’s SEED STORE ALBANY is the natural center of a Fertile Garden which stretches away to the mountains on the East, to the Sea on the West and for a score of miles […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 19 in a series – New Flowers For Your 2020 Garden via Longfield Gardens

Dazzling Dahlias – 19 in a series – New Flowers For Your 2020 Garden via Longfield Gardens   January is dangerously early to start thinking about spring. But this is the perfect time to be ordering new plants. So take a break from the darkness and cold, and tiptoe through some of our 40 new offerings for your […]