Displaying posts tagged with

“history”

Historical Seed Catalogs – 98 in a series – General catalogue for William Elliott & Sons (1912)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 98 in a series – General catalogue for William Elliott & Sons (1912) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org Publication date 1912 Topics Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery stock, Vegetables, Seeds, Flowers, Bulbs (Plants), Gardening, Equipment and supplies, Elliott, William & Sons — Catalogs, Nurseries (Horticulture) — New York (State) — New York — Catalogs, Nursery stock — New York […]

Historical Garden Books – 118 in a series – The American fruit culturist (1871)

Historical Garden Books – 118 in a series – The American fruit culturist (1871) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   PREFACE Thk first edition of the Fruit Culturist, the basis of the present work, was written more than twenty years ago, and a year before the appearance of Downing’s first […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 34 in a series – A Dutch Drawing of Flowering Bulbs from Flower Pictures by Maude Angell (1914)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 34 in a series – ADutch Drawing of Flowering Bulbs from Flower Pictures by Maude Angell (1914) Click for larger image from Flowering Bulbs from Flower Pictures by Maude Angell (1914)   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 1 in […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 97 in a series – Childs’ Rare Flowers, Vegetables & Fruits (1915)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 97 in a series – Childs’ Rare Flowers, Vegetables & Fruits (1915) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent 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 […]

Historical Garden Books – 117 in a series – The American orchardist (1825)

Historical Garden Books – 117 in a series – The American orchardist (1825) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org TO THE PRESIDENT AND OTHER OFFICERS OF THE MASSACHUSETTS AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. Gentlemen : Presuming upon your acquiesence, I introduce to your no- dice this little practical treatise upon one of the most […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 33 in a series – Blandfordia nobles from Australian Wild Flowers (1912)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 33 in a series – Blandfordia nobles from Australian Wild Flowers (1912) Click for larger image from Australian Wild Flowers (1912)   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 96 in a series – Sherwood Hall Nursery Co. (1893)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 96 in a series – Sherwood Hall Nursery Co. (1893) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1893 Topics Nurseries (Horticulture) California Menlo Park Catalogs, Vegetables Seeds Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs, Flowers Catalogs, Fruit Catalogs, Trees Seedlings Catalogs Publisher Menlo Park, C.A. : Sherwood Hall Nursery Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; fedlink; americana; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor U.S. Department […]

Historical Garden Books – 116 in a series – Chūka senzen (Selected Insects from Close at Hand) (1889) by Shunkei Mori

Historical Garden Books – 116 in a series – Chūka senzen (Selected Insects from Close at Hand) (1889) by Shunkei Mori Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Publication date 1889 Topics Insects in art, Plants in art Publisher Kyōto-shi ; Tōkyō-shi : Unsōdō Collection smithsonian Digitizing sponsor Smithsonian Libraries Contributor Smithsonian Libraries Language Japanese Title (alternate script) […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 68 in a series – More opuntia cactus and flowers from The Cactacae, Volume 1 (1919)

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 68 in a series – More opuntia cactus and flowers from The Cactacae, Volume 1 (1919) Click for larger image From The Cactacae, Volume 1 (1919) Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Find more books on Bookshop and Help Indie Book Stores! * A portion […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 32 in a series – Rhododendron dauricum from The Botanist’s Repository (1797)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 32 in a series – Rhododendron dauricum from The Botanist’s Repository (1797) Click for larger image from The Botanist’s Repository (1797)   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 10 in a series – Shewy Fig-Marigold Botanical Print (1797) from […]