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Historical Garden Books – 110 in a series – The farm garden (1931) by James H. Beattie and W. R.Beattie

Historical Garden Books – 110 in a series – The farm garden (1931) by James H. Beattie and W. R.Beattie Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   FARM GARDENS, maintained on about four-fifths of the farms in the United States as a source of wholesome family food supply, are annually saving […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 27 in a series – Vintage Foliage Studies Print

Vintage Botanical Prints – 27 in a series – Vintage Foliage Studies Print Click for larger image from Smithsonian American Art Museum   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913) Vintage […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 91 in a series – Dreer’s old-fashioned hardy plants (1916)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 91 in a series – Dreer’s old-fashioned hardy plants (1916) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org Of all the plants tliat are cultivated for purely ornamental purposes there are none which have made such rajiid strides in public favor as the Old=fashioned Hardy Garden Flowers, the inhabitants […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 30 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 […]

Historical Garden Books – 109 in a series – Subtropical vegetable-gardening (1916) by Peter Henry Rolfs

Historical Garden Books – 109 in a series – Subtropical vegetable-gardening (1916) by Peter Henry Rolfs   Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PREFACE We may regard the successful growth of the orange tree as marking the outer limit of the subtropical re- gions, where frosts are of short duration and […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 26 in a series – Douglasia laevigata (1888)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 26 in a series – Douglasia laevigata (1888) Click for larger image from Library of Congress   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913) Vintage Botanical Prints […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 90 in a series – Carl Beck & Company: Samenpreis- verzeichnis (Seed Price List) (1932)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 90 in a series – Carl Beck & Company: Samenpreis- verzeichnis (Seed Price List) (1932) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1932 Usage Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0  Topics Seeds Catalogs, Flowers Seeds Catalogs, Vegetables Seeds Catalogs Publisher Deutsche Gartenbaubibliothek e.V. Collection europeannurserycatalogues; additional_collections Contributor Deutsche Gartenbaubibliothek e.V. Language German   * […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 29 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 […]

Historical Garden Books – 108 in a series – Sir Uvedale Price, On the picturesque (1842)

Historical Garden Books – 108 in a series – Sir Uvedale Price, On the picturesque (1842)   Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   ON THE ORIGIN OF TASTE. The subject of Sir Uvedale Price’s Essays appears to me capable of being considered under two different views — that popular view […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913) Click for larger image from USDA Pomological Watercolors   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 18 in a series – Vintage Poinsettia pulcherrima Botanical Print from […]