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From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 24

DON’T be too depressed when it rains incessantly look over your seed cata- logues, and remember how good moisture is for your neighbour’s roots ! 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 […]

Historical Garden Books – 72 in a series – The California horticulturist and floral magazine (1870) by Bay District Horticultural Society

Historical Garden Books – 72 in a series – The California horticulturist and floral magazine (1870) by Bay District Horticultural Society A complete collection of this periodical newsletter with volume index. Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org INTRODUCTORY. It is but right that the projectors of any new undertaking in the […]

Home School: See the microscopic wonders of herbs via National Geographic

Amateur Dutch scientist Anton van Leeuwenhoek, who lived in the late 1600s, was obsessed with the minute details of daily life Leeuwenhoek studied any living thing he could find in his Delft home, be it the stings of bees, the mouths of fleas, or even his own sperm. He had also pondered kitchen spices, including […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Hoveys’ illustrated guide and bulb catalogue for 1878 – 56 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Hoveys’ illustrated guide and bulb catalogue for 1878 – 56 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org TO CORRESPONDENTS. To meet the increasing taste for the culture of hardy bulbs, and the yearly increasing demand for this favorite class of flowers, we have largely increased our […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 23

DON’T grumble if the sun shines persistently for two or three months, but bless, praise, and enjoy the novel sensation ! 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! […]

Historical Garden Books – 71 in a series – Making a garden to bloom this year by Grace Tabor (1912)

Historical Garden Books – 71 in a series – Making a garden to bloom this year by Grace Tabor (1912) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org THE HOUSE & GARDEN MAKING BOOKS IT is the intention of the publishers to make this series of little volumes, of which Making a Garden […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 22

DON’T be too definite. Where everything is cut and dried, charm vanishes. 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 more on this topic: From Gardening Don’ts (1913) […]

Historical Garden Books – 70 in a series – The Cottage gardener v.1 (1849)

Historical Garden Books – 70 in a series – The Cottage gardener v.1 (1849) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Heartily, though briefly, will we thank you for the support you have bestowed upon us ; and for having thus enabled us to complete the First Volume of The Cottage […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 21

DON’T think you have tasted the real joy of gardening till you stand below on the grass, working at your wall rock garden — without breaking your back! 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 Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 20

DON’T build your wall of new, bright red bricks and make it look like a rail- way embankment ! 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 more […]