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August 2020

Dazzling Dahlias – 38 in a series – Bicolor Dahlia via @prin2_ryochan on Instagram

Dazzling Dahlias – 38 in a series – Bicolor Dahlia via @prin2_ryochan on Instagram An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 25 in a series – 2020 New & Exclusive Dahlia via Swan Island Dahlias Dazzling Dahlias – 20 in a series – Dahlia Garden At […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 42 – End of the series

Finally DON’T banish charm and mystery from your gar- den, while you welcome those dull companions — custom and convention. ‘How willingly would I strew the path of all with flowers ; how beautiful a delight to make the world joyous ! ‘The song should never be silent 3 the dance never still ; the […]

Historical Garden Books – 90 in a series – Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell

Historical Garden Books – 90 in a series – Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date  1914 Topics  Botanical illustration , Painting — Technique Publisher London, [Printed by R. R. Clark Collection  biodiversity ; NY_Botanical_Garden ; americana Digitizing sponsor  The […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 47 in a series – A Healthy Crassula Perforata via Succulent City on Instagram

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 47 in a series – A Healthy Crassula Perforata via Succulent City on Instagram That’s a healthy Crassula Perforata. It’s also known as the string of buttons. A few things to note about this beauty: 1. It’s native to South Africa (they always get the good ones) 2. They […]

Flowers on my walk last night via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram Flowers on my walk last night From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Buckwheat Flowers In The Garden via Instagram My Los Angeles 78: California Poppies (Eschscholzia californica) via Instagram Wisteria flowers along my walk via Instagram Hollyhock Flowers via My Instagram Blueberry Flowers via Instagram

Historical Seed Catalogs – 73 in a series – Catalogue of Holland bulbs and plants for fall planting.by Hiram Sibley & Co (1882)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 73 in a series – Catalogue of Holland bulbs and plants for fall planting.by Hiram Sibley & Co (1882) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1882  Topics Bulbs (Plants), Catalogs , Flowers, Catalogs Publisher [Rochester, N.Y. : s.n.] Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog ; usdanationalagriculturallibrary ; fedlink ; americana […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 11 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 […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 37 in a series – Dahlia Photo From @mani022400 on Instagram

Dazzling Dahlias – 37 in a series – Dahlia Photo From @mani022400 on Instagram An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 20 in a series – Dahlia Garden At The Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens Dazzling Dahlias – 30 in a series – Pink Dahlia via Bernadette […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 41

DON’T bound your am- bition by the desire to grow bigger and better plants and flowers than your neigh- bours, but try to make your little corner of the world as lovely as you can. Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** […]

Historical Garden Books – 89 in a series – The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837)

Historical Garden Books – 89 in a series – The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date  1837 Topics  Plants, Ornamental , Plant introduction , Botanical illustration , Botany , Gardening Publisher London : William Smith Collection  biodiversity […]