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In the garden…Nasturtiums Up Close [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch Nasturtiums Up Close ##nasturtiums ##flowers ##plants ##garden ##gardening ##slomo ♬ Fadeaway – TikTok * 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! † Available from the LA Public Library […]

Interesting Plant: Harlequin Glorybower (Clerodendrum trichotomum)

Interesting Plant: Harlequin Glorybower (Clerodendrum trichotomum) By Wendy Cutler from Vancouver, Canada – 20111029_Semlin11th_ClerodendrumTrichotomum_Cutler_P1160870Uploaded by PDTillman, CC BY 2.0, Link Discovered this via the article 13 unique and interesting plants to grow in your garden on the Greener Living Blog. There are quite a few plants I will highlight here in future posts. — Douglas Clerodendrum […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Garden novelties, 1937 / Bristol Nurseries, Inc.. – 64 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Garden novelties, 1937 / Bristol Nurseries, Inc.. – 64 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1937 Topics Nursery stock Connecticut Bristol Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs, Shrubs Catalogs Publisher Bristol, Conn. : Bristol Nurseries, Inc. Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; biodiversity; fedlink; americana Digitizing sponsor U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library Contributor […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 29 in a series – Discover Otto’s Delight, a Dinnerplate Dahlia in delicate peach tones via B Town Blog

Dazzling Dahlias – 29 in a series – Discover Otto’s Delight, a Dinnerplate Dahlia in delicate peach tones via B Town Blog The romantic colors of Otto’s Delight are just one of many tones you can find in a “Dinnerplate Dahlia.” The term “Dinnerplate” refers to their very large flower, rather than an official variety. […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 32

DON’T forget the humble plants in your garden ; the wall-flowers, forget-me- nots, scillas and others, which can be lifted and forced gently, just as well as lilacs and azaleas, to brighten your rooms in early Spring. Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports […]

Historical Garden Books – 80 in a series – Little gardens for boys and girls (1910) by Myrta Margaret Higgins

Historical Garden Books – 80 in a series – Little gardens for boys and girls (1910) by Myrta Margaret Higgins Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PREFACE THIS little book has been written out of my own experience in trying to help hundreds of boys and girls to find the true […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 36 in a series – Succulent Names via The Happy Plant on Tiktok

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 36 in a series – Succulent Names via The Happy Plant on Tiktok Visit The Happy Plant TikTok for more information on this expansive succulent wall installation.. — Douglas @thehappyplant Succulent Names ##learnontiktok ##fyp ##succulents ##gardening101 ##plants ##succulentwall ##thehappyplant ♬ original sound – thehappyplant Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like […]

Interesting Plant: Paeonia lactiflora ‘Honey Gold’ via Jimmy Turner on Twitter

Interesting Plant: Paeonia lactiflora ‘Honey Gold’ via Jimmy Turner on Twitter Paeonia lactiflora ‘Honey Gold’ @redbuttegarden This blowsy bloomer has large flowers of white cream and just a tiny pinch of pink. Smell amazing too! pic.twitter.com/ArHlRiCLrj — Jimmy Turner (@TexanInOz) June 5, 2020 What are your thoughts on this Interesting Plant? Drop a note in […]

The Marvelous Experiments of Amateur Plant Breeders via JSTOR Daily

Over 100 years ago, a horticulturalist introduced hybrid plants to California gardeners. Up sprouted a movement of amateur experiments in plant biology. Read The Marvelous Experiments of Amateur Plant Breeders via JSTOR Daily An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: When Botany Was for Ladies via JSTOR Daily Three […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Our 1901 collection of 10 new everblooming tea roses / Schmidt & Botley. (1901) – 63 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Our 1901 collection of 10 new everblooming tea roses / Schmidt & Botley. (1901) – 63 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1901 Topics Nursery stock Ohio Springfield Catalogs, Roses Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs Publisher Springfield, Ohio : Schmidt & Botley Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; biodiversity; fedlink; americana Digitizing sponsor U.S. […]