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The 6 Magnificent California Gardens Inspiring Us Right Now via Veranda

There are few things we love to daydream about more than a beautiful garden and the next one our list to visit, once we are able to travel. From the peaceful public gardens of Japan to the perfectly manicured gardens of the world’s royals that we have to see, there’s not an area of the world whose gardens we are not […]

Historical Garden Books – 82 in a series – School gardening. A simple book for teaching boys and girls in elementary schools the rudiments of practical horticulture (1913) by Laurence B. Hyde

Historical Garden Books – 82 in a series – School gardening. A simple book for teaching boys and girls in elementary schools the rudiments of practical horticulture (1913) by Laurence B. Hyde Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org AUTHOR’S INTRODUCTION. It is obvious that a subject so boundless as School Gardening […]

In the garden…Hisbiscus Up Close and Personal via TikTok [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch Hisbiscus Up Close and Personal ##hibiscus ##flowers ##garden ##gardening ##inthegarden ##closeup ##slomo ♬ Butterfly’s Repose – Zabawa * 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 […]

In the garden…Acanthus in the garden via TikTok [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch Acanthus in the garden ##acanthus ##flowers ##plants ##garden ##gardening ##nature ♬ hostage – Billie Eilish * 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 LA […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: W.J. Hesser’s catalogue and price list of dracenas, palms, yuccas, greenhouse plants, agaves, shrubs and small fruits ((1892) – 65 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: W.J. Hesser’s catalogue and price list of dracenas, palms, yuccas, greenhouse plants, agaves, shrubs and small fruits ((1892) – 65 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1892 Topics Nurseries (Horticulture) Nebraska Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs Publisher Plattsmouth, Neb. : W.J. Hesser Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; fedlink; americana; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor […]

In the garden…Agapanthus Update [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch In the garden…Agapanthus Update ##flowers ##plants ##garden ##gardening ##inthegarden ♬ original sound – douglaswelch “The agapanthus I showed you in bud a week or so ago and you can see they’re starting to flower now. There’s a bud just opening and more in the back.” * […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 30 in a series – Pink Dahlia via Bernadette Chicklo on Flickr

Dazzling Dahlias – 30 in a series – Pink Dahlia via Bernadette Chicklo on Flickr See more photos by Bernadette Chicklo An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 22 in a series – The Dahlia Society of California Dazzling Dahlias – 20 in a series – […]

Artwork from Our Sentimental Garden (1914) – 3 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 […]

In the garden…Tomato Update via TikTok [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch In the garden…Tomato Update ##tomato ##plant ##food ##fruit ##garden ##gardening ##inthegarden ♬ original sound – douglaswelch “Remember those slices of tomato I planted with tomato seeds in them? Well they’re coming on quite well. We lost a second group on this side but this group is […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 33

DON’T fret over faults and failures. No one is clever enough to escape making them, and very few wise enough to accept and learn from them. 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 […]