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Douglas E. Welch

Historical Garden Books – 84 in a series – Jottings of a gentleman farmer : a practical guide to flower gardening for amateur gardeners : to which is added some suggestions on growing food plants during the war (1917) by E. T. (Ernest Tetley) Ellis

Historical Garden Books – 84 in a series – Jottings of a gentleman farmer : a practical guide to flower gardening for amateur gardeners : to which is added some suggestions on growing food plants during the war (1917) by E. T. (Ernest Tetley) Ellis Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org […]

Gardening Under Oaks: Learning to Love Dry-Shade Plants (Another Before & After) via Gossip in the Garden

Gardening under oak trees is tricky, to say the least. Sensitive to summer irrigation, fertilizers, and root disturbance means creating a garden near an oak tree requires a delicate touch.  That’s why the careful selection and placement of dry-shade-loving plants is critical for the tree’s overall health. Read Gardening Under Oaks: Learning to Love Dry-Shade Plants (Another […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 40 in a series – Cactus is a succulent but succulent isn’t a cactus!!! via Partly Sunny Projects on TikTok [Video]

@partlysunnyprojects Cactus is a succulent but succulent isn’t a cactus!!!###partlysunnyprojects ##plantlady ##greenthumb ##tutorial ♬ original sound – partlysunnyprojects 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 of these books may […]

Succulents in the Garden in Slow Motion via TikTok [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch Succulents in the Garden ##succulents ##garden ##plants ##slomo ##slowmotion ♬ Can We Kiss Forever? – Kina * 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 […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Peonies and iris by Peterson Nursery (1910) – 67 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Peonies and iris by Peterson Nursery (1910) – 67 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1910 Topics Nursery stock Illinois Chicago Catalogs, Flowers Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs Publisher Chicago, Ill. : Wm. A. Peterson Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; biodiversity; fedlink; americana Digitizing sponsor U.S. […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 35

DON’T prune your climb- ing roses too drastically, so that — like children perpet- ually controlled and punished — they lose all charm and individuality. 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 local […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 5 in a series – The Dogs At Play

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 […]

Agapanthus Flowers In The Sun via Instagram

Agapanthus Flowers In The Sun From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Hibiscus In The Sun via Instagram Daisies in the sun via Instagram Orchids In The Sun via My Instagram Paperwhites In The Sun via Instagram Blueberry Flowers via Instagram

Hot Lips Sage Macro via Instagram

Hot Lips Sage Macro From my Instagram Feed Read more on this topic: Hot Lips Sage blooming in the garden this hot afternoon #sage #flowers #plants #garden #salvia #nature #outdoors via Instagram [Photo] Hot Lips Sage blooming in the garden this hot afternoon #sage #flowers #plants #garden #salvia #nature #outdoors via Instagram [Photo] Hot Lips […]

Historical Garden Books – 83 in a series – Sylva; or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions (1664)

Historical Garden Books – 83 in a series – Sylva; or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions (1664) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org See more like this: Publication date 1664 Topics Forests and forestry, Trees, Gardening — Early works to 1800, Cider Publisher London, Printed by J. […]