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July 2020

Edibles you can start in July via Frau Zinnie

Succession sowing is a way to make use of available, open space in the garden throughout the season. As one crop finishes producing, you can plant another crop in its place. A great example of this in July is garlic. Once the lower leaves on the garlic stalk begin to brown, you can dig up […]

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 […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 34 in a series – Dahlia Garden At Golden Gate Park via Millie Lai on TikTok [VIdeo]

Dazzling Dahlias – 34 in a series – Dahlia Garden At Golden Gate Park via Millie Lai on TikTok @millie.lai Dahlia szn💕 ##dahlias ##dahliagarden ##goldengatepark ##flowergarden ##sanfrancisco ##california ##norcal ##park ##naturevibes ##dahlia ##flowers ♬ Skate – Trees and Lucy An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – […]

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 […]

Tiny Cactus Flower Appeared Overnight via Instagram

Tiny Cactus Flower Appeared Overnight via Instagram FollowA Gardener’s Notebook On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 31 in a series – Epiphyllum Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 28 in a series – Flowering Echeveria On The Porch Tiny cactus flowers in the garden Cactus […]

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 […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 43 in a series – Water and Cactus at Sunnylands Center & Gardens, Rancho Mirage, CA

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 43 in a series – Water and Cactus at Sunnylands Center & Gardens, Rancho Mirage, CA Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Find more books on Bookshop and Help Indie Book Stores! * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many […]

Interesting Plant: Fritillaria meleagris (Snake’s head fritillary/Guinea Hen Flower)

Interesting Plant: Fritillaria meleagris (Snake’s head fritillary/Guinea Hen Flower) By Michael Apel – Own work, CC BY 3.0, Link Fritillaria meleagris is a Eurasian species of flowering plant in the lily family.[2][3][4] Its common names include snake’s head fritillary, snake’s head (the original English name), chess flower, frog-cup, guinea-hen flower, guinea flower, leper lily (because its shape resembled the bell once carried by lepers), Lazarus bell, chequered lily, chequered daffodil, drooping tulip or, in northern Europe, simply fritillary.[5] The […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 69 in a series – Farm and garden supplies by Griffith & Turner Co (1898)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 69 in a series – Farm and garden supplies by Griffith & Turner Co (1898) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1898 Topics Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs, Agricultural implements Catalogs Publisher Baltimore : Griffith & Turner Co. Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; fedlink; americana; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor U.S. Department of Agriculture, National […]