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Featuring five new chapters and a new Introduction, this new edition takes readers to gardens everywhere, including the grounds of Blithewold, the turn-of-the-century Rhode Island seaside mansion, with chief horticulturist Julie Morris. 24 illustrations.Publishers Weekly calls Martha Smith a sort of Erma Bombeck of the floral plot. Beds I Have Known reveals the hilarious side of gardening, including what its like to be mistaken for Martha Stewart and what agricultural one-upsmanship is all about. …

A book which deals with 36 individual cut flower crops (Achillea, Alstroemeria, Amaryllis & Hippeastrum, Anemone, Anthurium, Antirrhinum, Callistephus chinensis, Campanula, Centaurea, Dahlia, Delphinium, Dendranthema, Dianthus caryophyllus, Digitalis, Eustoma, Gaillardia, Gerbera, Gladiolus, Gypsophila, Helianthus, Heliconia, Iberis, Lilium, Limonium, Matthiola, Narcissus, Orchids, Polianthes tuberosa, Rosa, Salpiglossis, Scabiosa, Solidago, Strelitzia, Tulipa, Zantedeschia and Zinnia), and two …

This refreshing and colourful calendar will please you with 12 attractive photos of the varying kinds of dahlias. They are truly a feast for the eyes. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits: Our calendars always look beautiful on your wall because we produce them locally with premium paper and sophisticated spiral binding, ensuring easy turning of pages and flat hanging against the wall. A protective transparent plastic cover sheet provides …

Wonderful dahlias make your garden look even more beautiful. You can have a look at these wonderful flowers well into the autumn. Get your piece of dahlia garden for the whole year into your home. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits: Our calendars always look beautiful on your wall because we produce them locally with premium paper and sophisticated spiral binding, ensuring easy turning of pages and flat hanging against the wall. A protective …

Known for their bright colors and dramatic forms, dahlias are enjoying a surge of popularity in todays gardens. From pompons to waterlilies few flowers can boast such a variety of choices for every garden and gardener. In this delightful and profusely illustrated encyclopedia, noted hybridizer and nurseryman Bill McClaren provides an authoritative account of garden-worthy dahlias for every garden design. Nearly 700 selections are included, complete with notes on their history, awards, and cultural …

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt:...also a solidity of aspect that enhances by contrast the graceful lines of the foliage of a clump of the great Japanese striped grass Eulalia, which stands within a few feet of it, seven feet high, shooting upright, but with the ends of the leaves recurved. Snapdragons, tall white …

Chrysanthemums and Dahlias arrived in Europe around 200 years ago from China and Mexico respectively. Both are now enthusiastically grown as much for their outstanding cut-flower and show qualities as for their spectacular performance in the garden. In this new edition of their handbook, the authors describe the different forms of chrysanthemums and dahlias and show how to get the best results from them. There are notes on pests and diseases, propagation, hardy perennial and annual chrysanthemums, …
Amazon / Cassell
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Dahlias: A Colour Guide profiles some 1,800 varieties of this stunning popular flower. Arranged in alphabetical order, and illustrated throughout with over 500 color photographs, it is essential for both dahlia enthusiasts and exhibitors. Each entry includes a short description of growth habit; type of bloom and color; advice on the variety’s potential for garden, exhibition, or cut flower use; the raiser, country of origin, and year of introduction; and the source of the supply of plants or tubers. …

Featuring five new chapters and a new Introduction, this new edition takes readers to gardens everywhere, including the grounds of Blithewold, the turn-of-the-century Rhode Island seaside mansion, with chief horticulturist Julie Morris. 24 illustrations.Publishers Weekly calls Martha Smith a sort of Erma Bombeck of the floral plot. Beds I Have Known reveals the hilarious side of gardening, including what its like to be mistaken for Martha Stewart and what agricultural one-upsmanship is all about. …

Known for their bright colors and dramatic forms, dahlias are enjoying a surge of popularity in todays gardens. From pompons to waterlilies few flowers can boast such a variety of choices for every garden and gardener. In this delightful and profusely illustrated encyclopedia, noted hybridizer and nurseryman Bill McClaren provides an authoritative account of garden-worthy dahlias for every garden design. Nearly 700 selections are included, complete with notes on their history, awards, and cultural …
Amazon / Timber Press
Price: 45.36 $

The Flower Book explores 60 flowers, bloom-by-bloom in stunning portraiture. Lush macrophotography allows readers to see the details of each featured flower up close, from the amaryllis in spring, snapdragon in summer, and dahlia in fall to tropical wonders such as orchids and more.Intimate portraits of each flower include quick-reference profiles with tips for choosing the best blooms, care for cut stems, arranging recommendations, colors, shapes, and even growing tips to transform the home, from …
Amazon / DK
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First Edition 150,000 copies! Over 200 different flowers you grow from bulbs get the world-famous flower doctors treatment. See which are best for indoor growing and which are best outdoors, with a plan so youll enjoy colorful blooms all year-round--from Amaryllis, Begonia, Crocus, and Dahlia, through Irises, Lilies, Narcissus, Tulip, and Zephyranthes. All 200 bulb types come with full-color photos of the plants in season, close-up color illustrations of bulb parts, and tips on planting times, sites, …
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Excerpt from The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and Improvements in Rural Affairs, 1856, Vol. 22 In a recent volume we copied a very instructive article on the culture of the Hollyhock, and hoped it might have a tendency to draw attention to this very showy hardy border flower, not surpassed in its present improved state by scarcely any other plant. But, so long has it been neglected as a coarse flower, and so little known are the new varieties, that cultivators are …

Excerpt from Wiener Illustrirte Garten-Zeitung, 1894, Vol. 19: Organ der K. K. Gartenbau-Gesellschaft in Wien Cystopteris fragilis Cytisus racemosus Dahlia Cactus Imperator Mrs. A. Pearl. 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 …

Excerpt from Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste, Vol. 26: Devoted to Horticulture, Landscape Gardening, Rural Architecture, Rural Embellishments, Pomology, Floriculture, and All Subjects of Rural Life, Literature, Art, and Taste; January to December, 1871 Our lady readers may desire to plant some good dahlia roots the coming spring. Here is a good selection of twenty-four varieties, sufficient to form a good beginning for any amateur. In our cool fall months the dahlia is our most showy flower, …

Excerpt from Les Fleurs Animées, Vol. 2 Je propose, s eoria alors le Dahlia, que nous nous met tions àla poursuite d un papillon, et qu après l avoir fait pri sonnier, nous le forcions, en échange de sa liberté, à nous. 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, …