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Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 73 in a series – Cactus and Succulents at the RHS

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 73 in a series – Cactus and Succulents at the RHS Cacti and succulents This plant group is extremely vast and diverse, from the very small and intricate to the striking and architectural. There is a cactus or succulent to suit everyone, whether young or old. Quick facts Group Cacti […]

Historical Garden Books – 104 in a series – Wrinch & Sons Garden Furniture And Requisites (1905)

Historical Garden Books – 104 in a series – Wrinch & Sons Garden Furniture And Requisites (1905) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Publication date 1905 Usage Public Domain Mark 1.0  Topics garden furniture, greenhouses, Division 13, farms, agricultural buildings, portable buildings, Publisher Wrinch & Sons Collection buildingtechnologyheritagelibrary; additional_collections; catalogs Contributor Canadian Centre for Architecture Language English Find more books on Bookshop […]

5 of Monty Don’s favourite succulents and top tips on how to grow them via Gardening, etc

5 of Monty Don’s favourite succulents and top tips on how to grow them via Gardening, etc Now’s the right time to find out how to grow succulents. The trend for growing them is showing no sign of letting up, with over 10 million #succulents tags on Instagram. Monty Don’s in on it too. He’s been […]

Historical Garden Books – 99 in a series – Memoirs, historical and illustrative, of the Botanic Garden at Chelsea… (1878)

Historical Garden Books – 99 in a series – Memoirs, historical and illustrative, of the Botanic Garden at Chelsea… (1878) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date 1878 Topics Botanic Gardens, Pharmacists, Botany, Gardens and Gardening, Horticulture Publisher London : Printed by Gilbert and Rivington, St. John’s Square, Clerkenwell Collection rcplondon; ukmhl; medicalheritagelibrary; europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor […]

8 of the Best Botanical Gardens Around the World via AFAR Media

From the Royal Botanic Gardens in England to the Jardim Botânico in Rio de Janeiro, here are some of the top botanical gardens across the globe—including some you can visit from home. Read 8 of the Best Botanical Gardens Around the World via AFAR Media * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports […]

Germany: In Berlin a cemetery becomes a park and community garden via City Farmer

Cemeteries are observed in urban ecology studies for their biological qualities. The type of space, which includes the function of burial within a defined perimeter, has in fact over the years ensured the preservation of “natural islands” within the city: green areas, often informally used as parks, populated by animals, insects, trees and wild vegetation. […]

Amazing Spiral Stairway With Indoor Garden Decoration via Pinterest

h/t Stephanie Murray on Pinterest I had to do a little reverse image searching to find out where this picture came from as the Pinterest user only linked to the image itself — a trait I find aggravating at best and mean, at worst, for not giving credit for the image. That said, this is […]

Meet five inspirational women gardeners via National Trust

For centuries, women’s ambitions to forge green-fingered careers were an uphill struggle for recognition and acceptance in a male dominated world. Just a few generations ago, female head gardeners were a rarity, but now women are involved in all areas of horticulture and heritage gardening.Here we take a look behind the scenes at some of […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 10 in a series – Alan Titchmarsh: How I grow dahlias — and why they’re my second-most infallible plants via Country Life

Like Dazzling Dahlias on Facebook Dazzling Dahlias – 10 in a series -Alan Titchmarsh: How I grow dahlias — and why they’re my second-most infallible plants via Country Life Gardener, writer and broadcaster Alan Titchmarsh has always loved dahlias — even in the days before they gained their current huge popularity. Here are his tips on […]

Lovely grapes, Pop Up ”Beach” and Market with DJ via Instagram

Lovely grapes, Pop Up ”Beach” and Market with DJ Praça de Carlos Alberto, Porto, Portugal A great moment to shop for some fresh produce and trinkets and kick back for a while.  and Follow Join A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List * A […]