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June 2020

In the garden…Agapanthus Update [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch In the garden…Agapanthus Update ##flowers ##plants ##garden ##gardening ##inthegarden ♬ original sound – douglaswelch “The agapanthus I showed you in bud a week or so ago and you can see they’re starting to flower now. There’s a bud just opening and more in the back.” * […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 30 in a series – Pink Dahlia via Bernadette Chicklo on Flickr

Dazzling Dahlias – 30 in a series – Pink Dahlia via Bernadette Chicklo on Flickr See more photos by Bernadette Chicklo An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 22 in a series – The Dahlia Society of California Dazzling Dahlias – 20 in a series – […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 3 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 […]

In the garden…Tomato Update via TikTok [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch In the garden…Tomato Update ##tomato ##plant ##food ##fruit ##garden ##gardening ##inthegarden ♬ original sound – douglaswelch “Remember those slices of tomato I planted with tomato seeds in them? Well they’re coming on quite well. We lost a second group on this side but this group is […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 33

DON’T fret over faults and failures. No one is clever enough to escape making them, and very few wise enough to accept and learn from them. 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 from your […]

Historical Garden Books – 81 in a series – The Garden magazine (1920)

Historical Garden Books – 81 in a series – The Garden magazine (1920) A collected volume of all issues for the year. Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date 1905 Topics Gardening Publisher New York, N.Y. : Doubleday, Page & Co. Collection NY_Botanical_Garden; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor BHL-SIL-FEDLINK Contributor New York […]

Bear’s Breeches (Acanthus) In The Garden via Instagram

Bear’s Breeches (Acanthus) In The Garden From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Acanthus (Bear’s Breeches) In The Garden via Instagram In the garden…Acanthus (Bear’s Breeches) from A Gardener’s Notebook via TikTok Raindrops on Roses…via Instagram Acanthus Leaves via My Instagram A rose in the garden via Instagram

In the garden…Sweet Potato Update [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch In the garden…Sweet Potato Update ##garden ##gardening ##foid ##sweetpotato ♬ original sound – douglaswelch * 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 […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 37 in a series – Bunny Succulents (Monilaria obconica) via House Beautiful

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 37 in a series – Bunny Succulents (Monilaria obconica) via House Beautiful Similar to how its dolphin counterparts got the name, rabbit succulents (or Monilaria obconica, as Martha Stewart shares) look exactly like little green bunnies popping out of their burrows. It can really only be described as the cutest plant […]

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 […]