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Excerpt from Price List, 1929: Garden or Bearded Iris, Many of the Best of Both the Old and the New Varieties A handy guide Which Will do much to -bring success. With : Irises as well as to i_showi new uses and zefifectsi possible with i them.i I Describes the dwarf, earlyi, German, Japanese, Siber lishii,dutich 1and-other-types; tells the best Isoils; What ferti-y_ lize rs touse; how to iplai;nt and What care is necessary. I Tells how to propagate I-stock for. Your, own use. About the Publisher …
Amazon / Forgotten Books
Price: 57.84 $

From the myths and medicine of ancient Greece to the fleur-de-lys emblem of medieval and Renaissance France, irises occupy a timeless niche in our imagination. The endless diversity and color combinations of the bearded varieties, above all, have made them a gardener s dream. Iris offers detailed information on seventy of today s best varieties of bearded iris, and on their planting and care. White, yellow, purple, crimson-the blooms in this gloriously photographed book capture the extraordinary …
Amazon / Brand: Studio
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Tall bearded iris (fleur-de-lis). A flower of songs. Names, classification, structure, planting, care, enemies, propagation, hybridism, shipping, uses This book, Tall bearded iris, by Walter Stager, is a replication of a book originally published before 1922. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. …
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Of all the iris books on the market, The Gardener s Iris Book is the first one keyed specifically to the American gardener. Author William Shear shares his expertise gained from 40 years of tending irises in almost every area of the country. Starting with the Tall Bearded Iris, the book features iris types that will cover almost any garden conditions -- dry, wet, shady, or sunny. Step-by-step instructions and photos make choosing, planting, and growing irises simple. You ll find complete instructions …
Amazon / Brand: Taunton Press
Price: 40.72 $

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world s literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work. …

Excerpt from Irises, 1932 Now the American introductions are outstripping those of Euro pean origin, and an entirely new host of introducers have sprung up. Species from the far East have been used to give height, size and branch ing habit to the Bearded Iris, and the Dominion hardiness, form and substance has been injected into many of these types. In looking back, it is surprising to note the great advance made in all types of Iris, and especially in the Siberian and Japanese groups. With this …
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Price: 27.97 $

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Amazon / Nabu Press
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Named for the Greek goddess of the rainbow, the iris has been called the poor man s orchid because it is exotic yet low maintenance, inexpensive and can be grown in the back garden. The seductive beauty of this flamboyant perennial has made the iris second in popularity in the US and Great Britain only to the rose. This illustrated guide tells beginning and experienced gardeners all they need to know to cultivate many different varieties - but focuses mainly on the myriad of bearded, beardless and …
Amazon / Brand: Harry N. Abrams
Price: 26.98 $

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Amazon / Palala Press
Price: 25.95 $

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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Excerpt from Catalogue of the Newest, Rarest, and Finest Iris, 1933: A List of Selected Novelties, the Best Standard Bearded Irises, and a Comprehensive Listing of Beardless Species Flower gardens can give one so much joy and satisfaction that many are turning to them for recreation and relaxation in these troublous days. There is nothing more delightful than to sit in the quiet dusk after a long hot day, and watch the shades of evening fall over well kept beds of beautiful flowers, while the robins …
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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 …
Amazon / Ulan Press
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Excerpt from Catalog of the Newest and the Best Bearded, Japanese and Other Irises, Also of Choice Oriental Poppies, 1933 Louis David. S, dark yellow, shaded copper; F, rich old rose, edged brown. Lustre. A very early reddish-lavender of good form and substance. 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. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology …
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This complete guide gives all the information you need to choose, grow, and appreciate the beardless iris―from basic planting information to help beginners, to the essential hybridizing details that horticulturists need. Beardless irises are cousins of the more familiar bearded irises, but are much more variable, with plants ranging from four-inch-tall dwarfs with tiny flowers to five-foot stalks with dinner-plate-size flowers. In addition, beardless irises of at least one type will grow in virtually …
Amazon / Schiffer
Price: 22.03 $