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Vintage Botanical Prints – 37 in a series – Rosa provincialis from Nederlandsch bloemwerk (Dutch Flower Arrangements) (1794)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 37 in a series – Rosa provincialis from Nederlandsch bloemwerk (Dutch Flower Arrangements) (1794) Click for larger image from Nederlandsch bloemwerk (Dutch Flower Arrangements) from 1794   Get this botanical print as a photographic or canvas print and on a variety of products See all the products for this design Read […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 100 in a series – Choice flower seeds (1900) by Emma V. White

Historical Seed Catalogs – 100 in a series – Choice flower seeds (1900) by Emma V. White Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org Publication date 1900 Topics Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery stock, Flowers, Seeds, White, Emma V. (Firm : Minneapolis, Minn.) — Catalogs, Nurseries (Horticulture) — Minnesota — Minneapolis — Catalogs, Nursery stock — Minnesota — Minneapolis — Catalogs, Flowers — […]

Historical Garden Books – 120 in a series – A floral fantasy in an old English garden : set forth in verses & coloured designs (1899) by Walter Crane

Historical Garden Books – 120 in a series – A floral fantasy in an old English garden : set forth in verses & coloured designs (1899) by Walter Crane Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Publication date 1899 Topics Flowers — Juvenile poetry, Gardens, English — Juvenile poetry, Fairy poetry Publisher London : Harper Collection americana […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 99 in a series – Bulbs For Winter and Spring by James Carter & Co. (1842)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 99 in a series – Bulbs For Winter and Spring by James Carter & Co. (1842) A collection of seed and/or nursery catalogs published by the James Carter & Co. company (London, England ; also known as James Carter and Co. ; Carters Tested Seeds) from 1842-1965; part of the Ethel […]

Historical Garden Books – 119 in a series – California Garden, Vol.1, No. 6, December 1909 by San Diego Floral Association

Historical Garden Books – 119 in a series – California Garden, Vol.1, No. 6, December 1909 by San Diego Floral Association Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Once more we draw near, very near that season of special good will called Christmas, a time belonging peculiarly to the young, who are […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 98 in a series – General catalogue for William Elliott & Sons (1912)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 98 in a series – General catalogue for William Elliott & Sons (1912) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org Publication date 1912 Topics Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery stock, Vegetables, Seeds, Flowers, Bulbs (Plants), Gardening, Equipment and supplies, Elliott, William & Sons — Catalogs, Nurseries (Horticulture) — New York (State) — New York — Catalogs, Nursery stock — New York […]

Historical Garden Books – 118 in a series – The American fruit culturist (1871)

Historical Garden Books – 118 in a series – The American fruit culturist (1871) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   PREFACE Thk first edition of the Fruit Culturist, the basis of the present work, was written more than twenty years ago, and a year before the appearance of Downing’s first […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 97 in a series – Childs’ Rare Flowers, Vegetables & Fruits (1915)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 97 in a series – Childs’ Rare Flowers, Vegetables & Fruits (1915) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent 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 library. Check it out!  Read more […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 61 in a series – Emmons’ dahlias for 1938

Dazzling Dahlias – 61 in a series – Emmons’ dahlias for 1938 An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 57 in a series – Dahlia ‘The Geisha’ from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon Dazzling Dahlias – 38 in a series – Bicolor Dahlia via @prin2_ryochan on […]

Historical Garden Books – 117 in a series – The American orchardist (1825)

Historical Garden Books – 117 in a series – The American orchardist (1825) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org TO THE PRESIDENT AND OTHER OFFICERS OF THE MASSACHUSETTS AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. Gentlemen : Presuming upon your acquiesence, I introduce to your no- dice this little practical treatise upon one of the most […]