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From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 40

DON’T buy a ready-made rustic Summer House, (stained and varnished and lined — crowning abomination — with pitch-pine), and set it down in an old-world garden am ong clipped yew hedges — it has been done! Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our […]

Historical Garden Books – 87 in a series – The gardeners dictionary (1768)

Historical Garden Books – 87 in a series – The gardeners dictionary: containing the best and newest methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit, flower garden, and nursery, as also for performing the practical parts of agriculture : including the management of vineyards, with the methods of making and preserving wine, according to the […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 71 in a series – Wilson’s 15th annual price list and catalogue of fresh and reliable garden, field, and flower seeds (1891)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 71 in a series – Wilson’s 15th annual price list and catalogue of fresh and reliable garden, field, and flower seeds (1891) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1891 Topics Nursery stock Pennsylvania Catalogs ,  Vegetables Seeds Catalogs ,  Flowers Seeds Catalogs Publisher Mechanicsville, Bucks […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 9 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 Castle […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 39

DON’T have evergreens in your garden because they are evergreens ; a melan- choly shrub is not less ugly because it does not shed its leaves in winter! 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 […]

Historical Garden Books – 87 in a series – The florist :containing sixty plates of the most beautiful flowers… (1760)

Historical Garden Books – 87 in a series – The florist :containing sixty plates of the most beautiful flowers regularly disposed in their succession of blowing. To which is added an accurate description of their colours with instructions for drawing and painting according to nature : being a new work intended for the use & […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 70 in a series – American farmers’ manual by Peter Henderson & Co. (1904)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 70 in a series – American farmers’ manual by Peter Henderson & Co. (1904) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1904 Topics Vegetables Seeds Catalogs, Farms Catalogs, Grasses Seeds Catalogs Publisher New York : Peter Henderson & Co. Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; fedlink; americana; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 8 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. 38

DON’T, on the other hand, tell your friend, whose garden nestles in a belt of trees, that for your part you cannot breathe except on the top of a hill! 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 […]

Historical Garden Books – 86 in a series – Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record (1912)

Historical Garden Books – 86 in a series – Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record (1912) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date 1912 Topics Gardening, Periodicals, Plants, Cultivated Publisher [Brooklyn] : Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Collection botanicus; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor Missouri Botanical Garden Contributor Missouri Botanical Garden Language English Volume v.22 (1933) Find more books […]