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Vintage Botanical Prints – 30 in a series – Stuartia pentagyna from Traité des arbres et arbustes que l’on cultive en France en pleine terre (1801)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 30 in a series – Stuartia pentagyna from Traité des arbres et arbustes que l’on cultive en France en pleine terre (1801) Click for larger image from Traité Des Arbres Et Arbustes Que L’on Cultive En France En Pleine Terre / Treaty Of Trees And Shrubs Grown In France In The […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 93 in a series – Peter’s Perennial And Other Plants With Which To Create Anew The Old-Time Hardy Gardens (1909)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 93 in a series – Peter’s Perennial And Other Plants With Which To Create Anew The Old-Time Hardy Gardens (1909) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1909 Topics Nursery stock Tennessee, Knoxville Catalogs, Plants, Ornamental Catalogs, Flowers Catalogs Publisher Knoxville, Tenn. : Peter’s Nursery Company Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; biodiversity; fedlink; americana Digitizing […]

Historical Garden Books – 113 in a series – The botanist’s repository for new, and rare plants… (1797)

Historical Garden Books – 113 in a series – The botanist’s repository for new, and rare plants… (1797) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Publication date 1797 Topics Early works to 1800, Plants Publisher London : The author, Collection botanicus; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor Missouri Botanical Garden Contributor Missouri Botanical Garden Language English Volume v. 1 Find more […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 29 in a series – Magnoliaceæ from Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 29 in a series – Magnoliaceæ from from Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868) Click for larger image from the Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868) by Elizabeth Twining   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – […]

Historical Garden Books – 112 in a series – Miller & Hunt Florists (1884)

Historical Garden Books – 112 in a series – Miller & Hunt Florists (1884) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org THE inexorable march of time brings around another year, and with it the opportunity of extending a few words of greeting to our numerous friends and acquaintances. Some of these we […]

Historical Garden Books – 111 in a series – The backyard garden; a handbook for the amateur (1932)

Historical Garden Books – 111 in a series – The backyard garden; a handbook for the amateur (1932) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Foreword IF MOST garden books were not written over the heads of the average amateur or else lacking in those details which the beginner most needs […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common after wild flowers (1895)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common after wild flowers (1895) Click for larger image from University of Florida George A. Smithers Libraries Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – […]

Historical Seed Catalogs – 92 in a series – The Maule Seed Book (1914)

Historical Seed Catalogs – 92 in a series – The Maule Seed Book (1914) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, Torrent from Archive.org SEE MORE: Publication date 1914 Topics Seeds Catalogs, Vegetables Catalogs, Fruit Catalogs, Flowers Catalogs, Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs Publisher Philadelphia, Pa. : Maule Collection usda-nurseryandseedcatalog; usdanationalagriculturallibrary; fedlink; americana; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library Contributor  U.S. Department […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 57 in a series – Dahlia ‘The Geisha’ from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon

Dazzling Dahlias – 57 in a series – Dahlia ‘The Geisha’ from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon from Dahlias (1912?) by George Gordon — Available from the Internet Archive An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 51 in a series – Superior Dahlia Gardens (1922) Dahlia […]

Historical Garden Books – 110 in a series – The farm garden (1931) by James H. Beattie and W. R.Beattie

Historical Garden Books – 110 in a series – The farm garden (1931) by James H. Beattie and W. R.Beattie Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   FARM GARDENS, maintained on about four-fifths of the farms in the United States as a source of wholesome family food supply, are annually saving […]