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August 2020

Vintage Botanical Prints – 2 in a series – Turnera elegans from The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 2 in a series – Turnera elegans from The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837) Click for larger Image from The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837) via The Internet Archive A slender evergreen shrub, about three feet high, with round green branches, covered with short, simple, […]

Tomatoes Coming On via Instagram

Tomatoes Coming On Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: In the garden…Tomato Seedlings from store-bought tomatoes  via TikTok [Video] One Perfect Tomato via Instagram Tomatoes Coming On via Instagram Green tomatoes via Instagram and TikTok Tomato seedlings from store-bought tomatoes via Instagram

This Is the Easiest Way to Avoid Overwatering Plants, According to the Royal Horticultural Society via Apartment Therapy

Just like many other events (like our Small/Cool Experience!), the Royal Horticulture Society made their annual Chelsea Garden Show virtual for the first time in 107 years. While it’s not over, horticulturalist experts have already shared an abundance of tips on how to successfully grow your own plants—including a clever way on how to avoid overwatering it. Each day’s […]

Callistemon (Bottlebrushes) via Instagram

Callistemon (Bottlebrushes) I have always loved these trees for their somewhat Seussian appearance. Recently, I came across some miniature shrub varieties that I think might for in my front garden. Learn more about Callistemon Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Flowers on my walk last night via Instagram […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 1 in a series – Bouquet from Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell

Vintage Botanical Prints – 1 in a series – Bouquet from Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell from Bouquet from Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell via the Internet Archive Order copies of this print and more! Read more on this topic: Historical Garden Books – 90 in a series – Flower pictures (1914) by […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 74 in a series – Seeds, plants, bulbs, tools, fertilizers, insecticides, &c. (1895) by Peter Henderson & Co.

Historical Seed Catalogs – 74 in a series – Seeds, plants, bulbs, tools, fertilizers, insecticides, &c. (1895) by Peter Henderson & Co. Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1895 Topics Seeds Catalogs , Bulbs (Plants) Catalogs , Flowers Catalogs Publisher New York : Peter Henderson & Co. Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog ; […]

Geranium Flowers In The Garden via TikTok

Geranium Flowers In The Garden @douglaswelch Geranium Flowers In The Garden ##geranium ##garden##gardening ##flowers ##plants ##nature ##slomo ♬ bee – Burbank Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: In the garden…Salvia “Hot Lips” via TikTok [Video] In the garden…Geranium Flower in Macro via TikTok [Video] In the garden…Abutilon Flowers from […]

Geranium Leaves via Instagram

Geranium Leaves Often we focus on the flowers of our garden plants while ignoring the leaves that provide then background and structure for those blooms to shine. Let’s give the leaves their due in the next few photos. Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Pink Geranium Products and […]

New Design: Gerbera Daisies Tees and More Exclusively From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

New Design: Gerbera Daisies Tees and More Exclusively From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale] These Gerbera daisies were originally from the memorial service of a close friend. Each time they bloom we are reminded of him. I think this is one of the best way of memorializing the important people in your […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 12 n 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 […]