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Irises and their relatives are lily-like plants related to the orchid and narcissus families, with whom they share a propensity for large, brightly colored, attractive flowers. Many have longlasting flowers—Iris, Gladiolus, and Freesia are among the most important cut-flower crops in the world. The intricate flowers of the iris family are finely adapted for pollination by a variety of animals, including hummingbirds, sunbirds, beetles, butterflies, moths, wasps, and bees. This intimate connection …
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A lovingly photographed tour of internationally renowned writer Umberto Pasti s famous hillside garden in Morocco. Italian writer and horticulturist Umberto Pasti s passion for the wild flora of Tangier and its surrounding region led him to create his world-famous garden, Rohuna, where he has transplanted thousands of plants rescued from construction sites with the aid of men from the village. Planted between two small houses is the Garden of Consolation: a series of rooms and terraces with lush …
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Irises and their relatives are lily-like plants related to the orchid and narcissus families, with whom they share a propensity for large, brightly colored, attractive flowers. Many have longlasting flowers—Iris, Gladiolus, and Freesia are among the most important cut-flower crops in the world. The intricate flowers of the iris family are finely adapted for pollination by a variety of animals, including hummingbirds, sunbirds, beetles, butterflies, moths, wasps, and bees. This intimate connection …
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Imagine it: the glorious color and fragrance of a garden in bloom, brought indoors. Paperwhites at Thanksgiving. Crocus, amaryllis, and tulips for the holidays. Great vases of flowing forsythia filling rooms with spring---in the dead of February. It s all the magic of forcing bulbs, branches, and blossoms, and here s the book that shows how. Written by award-winning author Katherine Whiteside and drawing on the plant- and bulb-purveying expertise of Smith & Hawken, Forcing, Etc. combines hands-on-how-to …

Excerpt from Hovey and Co. S Illustrated Guide to the Flower and Vegetable Garden, and Catalogue of Seeds, 1872: Containing a Select Assortment of the Best American and European Varieties, Including Many of Our Own Growth Containing selected Lists of Hyacinths, Tulips, Narcissus, Crocus, Lilies, Anemone, Iris, Oxalis, and other English and Dutch flower-roots; with descriptions of each, and full directions for their manage ment, both in pots and the open ground. Published in August, and sent free …
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Excerpt from Flowerfield: Autumn Planting 1944 Soleil d or resembles the Paper - White Narcissus very much in habit but of an exquisite deep yellow color. The culture is the same as for the paper-white Narcissus. We have a fine stock of this variety to meet the steadily increased demand of the past few seasons. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. …
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Excerpt from Catalogue of Strawberries, Holland Bulbs and Specialties: Summer and Autumn 1893 E take great pleasure in presenting to our many patrons throughout the country, and the public generally, our Annual Catalogue of Pot - grown Strawberry plants, _for July and August planting, and Layer plants for September and October planting; also list of Holland Bulbs, including Hyacinths, Tulips, Crocus, Narcissus. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic …
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, …
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This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technology to the process, we believe this leads to sub-optimal results (frequent typographical errors, strange characters and confusing formatting) and does not adequately preserve the historical character of the original artifact. We believe this work is culturally …
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Excerpt from High Grade Bulbs and Seeds for Fall Planting, 1902 Hyacinths, single, named, vari Freesias, white. Ous colors. Spanish Iris, assorted. Roman Hyacinths, various col lxias, mixed. Ors. Lachenalias. Pan Hyacinths, various colors. Ornithogalum. Single Tulips, Oxalis, various. Double Ranunculus, assorted colors. Trumpet Narcissus, various Sparaxis, colors. Bermuda Easter Lily. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com …
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This special edition of Bulbs and Bulb Culture was written by David Taylor Fish, and first published in 1877, making it 140 years old. This book gives you all the necessary tools you need for success in bulb culture, and covers varieties like Snowdrop, Crocus, Tulip, Hyacinth, Narcissus, Scilla, Gladiolus, Lily, Dahlia, and many more. The book also features some beautiful antique illustrations of the flower varieties. This wonderful old find is an essential addition to the library of all bulb culture …

Excerpt from Rawson s Autumn Catalogue of Bulbs and Small Fruits, 1894 Ornithogalum Arabicum. See our special offer OF narcissus ON back OF cover. Giant French Mixed, remark ably vigorous growers. With immense and gorgeous flowers 2 for 5 cents; 20 cents per dozen; per 100. Double Persian Mixed. Camel lia or ruse shaped flowers, very double, rich variety of colors. For 5 cents; 20 cents per dozen; per 100. A rapid and useful climber for the window garden during winter and spring. Flowers white, …
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Excerpt from Ferry Morse Seed Co s Trade List, for Merchants Only: Selected Bulbs, Autumn 1930 Delivery - As bulbs and roots mature at different times during the fall and early winter, shipments will be made as follows: September, Anemones, Freesias, and Ranunculus. October includes the general list of bulbs as Tulips, Hyacinths, Narcissus, Daffodils and miscellaneous bulbs. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com …
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About the Book Gardening books deal with the cultivation of plants that include flowers, and shrubs at one end of the spectrum, to vegetables and fruits. Gardening is undertaken as a hobby by many people, although professional gardening is undertaken at commercial and government institutions. Example of gardening titles are as follows: A Book About Roses: How to Grow and Show Them, Amateur cultivator s guide to the flower and kitchen gardens, Popular Flowers, and How to Cultivate Them, The British …
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Excerpt from Descriptive Catalogue of Hyacinths, Tulips, Crocus, Narcissus, Lilies, and Other Bulbous Flower Roots, With a Choice Selection of Winter Blooming Plants: For Autumn, 1876 Tue Hyacinth is, perhaps, the most popular and most universally cultivated of all bulbous flowers. The cultivation of this bulb for commerce is confined to Haarlem (holland) and its neighborhood - hundreds of acres being entirely occupied by it. A field of Hyacinths in full bloom is described as a sight gorgeous in …
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