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Bestselling author, Paula Pryke, has written this flower arranging book to work the way that most people usually buy or receive flowers--bunch by bunch. If you are given a dozen red roses or a bunch of tulips, this book will show you a choice of stunningly original arrangements using them as a starting point. Each chapter celebrates a flower in turn, progressing from simple bunches and posies to large-scale displays that combine a range of different flowers and foliage. This beautiful book will be …
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Jacqueline Heriteau, named Communicator of the Year by the American Nurseryman s Association and coordinator of the Plant-A-Row for the Hungry campaign of the Garden Writers Association of America, is well-known among Virginia gardeners.  With over 400 years of garden history, Virginia s 3-zone climate allows for nearly year-round gardening.  Jacqueline suggests that one of the best ways to learn about the plants most suitable to your landscape is to visit one of many magnificent public gardens …

First Published in 1991, this revised classic advises gardeners on the challenges and rewards of successfully cultivating roses in regions with limited growing seasons and cooler temperatures. Illustrated with more than 70 stunning full-color photographs, this revised edition also includes: -34 new varities of roses -Information on organic control for pests and insects -Full-color photos for each variety listed -North America zone map -An extensive list of more than 200 hardy varieties -An updated …
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Excerpt from Descriptive Catalogue of Hardy Ornamental Trees, Flowering Shrubs and Vines, 1890: Including Rhododendrons, Roses, Magnolias, Chinese and Ghent Azaleas, Camellias, Japanese Maples and Other Rare and Choice Plants IN offering, through a new catalogue, a variety of ornamental trees and shrubs which is exceptionally large, the proprietors of this establishment are able to speak with entire confidence of their quality, because they are propagated by improved processes and grown under the …
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Excerpt from Catalogue of Choice Hardy Trees, Shrubs, Roses and Plants, 1892 Castanea Japonica. Japan chestnut. Large and showy foliage, making a hand some tree; fruit as large as that of Spanish Chestnut. Remarkable for coming into bearing when very young, four-year-old tree s having borne six quarts in one season. 75 cts. And $1. Castanea the big chestnut. Very hardy and productive, and bears when very young. Large burrs and extra Sized fruit of fine quality, which usually ripens before frost. …
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Excerpt from Dreer s Wholesale Price List: Seeds for Florists, Plants for Florists, Bulbs for Florists, Vegetable Seeds, Fungicides, Fertilizers, Insecticides, Implements, Sundries, Etc.; July-August 1911 In our own retail trade we have, during the past few years, found an increasing demand for Roses for outdoor planting, sufficient to make it interesting to carry stock in shape for this purpose, and this season we have extended our supplies, so that we also will be in posi tion to execute trade …
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Excerpt from Descriptive Catalogue of Roses, Carnations, Chrysanthemums, Dahlias, Bulbs, and Climbing Plants, Citrus and Deciduous Fruit Trees, Grape Vines, Small Fruits Gladiolus; America - Soft shell pink; one of the finest. Varieties for cutting or bedding. Each 15 cents; per doz. Gladiolus - Extra choice mixture of all colors. Each 5 cents; per doz. 50 cents. Tuberose, Double Pearl. - White, the best vari ety. Each 5 cents; per doz. 50 cents. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds …
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Excerpt from How to Grow Roses: Dedicated to the Flower-Loving People of America Including Votes of American Rose Society. Choice by Leading Amateurs. Selection by Leading Nurserymen. 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 to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing …
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Excerpt from Frank C. Riggs, Corbett, Oregon: Grower of Choice Daffodils, Tulips, Lilies, Roses Thor, de Graaff, 1929 introduction, representative of a superb new group of Giant Trumpet types. Of great substance and wonderful color. Tom, de Graaff, deep yellow perianth and cup, good novelty of 1927. 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 …
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Excerpt from Supplementary Catalogue of Rare and Choice Trees, Shrubs, Plants, and Roses, 1895: Including Several Valuable Novelties and Many Specialties of Superior Merit Another of the long-keeping Fox seedlings. Large, pyriform; skin orange yellow, covered with russet dots and blotches; flesh very juicy, buttery, fine grained; flavor sprightly, rich, excellent. The best late Winter Pear. Resembles Anjou in texture of flesh and Winter Nelis in color of skin and juiciness of flesh. Tree a poor …
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Excerpt from Descriptive Catalogue of Choice Gladioli, Dahlias, Phlox, Roses and Other Plants Best violet - Very tall stem and spike, rich violet color with darker lines over petals, sure is a fine variety. 1sc each, per 10. 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 to digitally reconstruct the work, …
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