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Floriculture is a branch of horticulture that is concerned with the cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants. Crops of interest in floriculture include bedding plants, houseplants, flowering garden plants, pot plants, etc. Flowering plants are mostly sold in pots for decoration in homes. Some of the common breeds of flowering plants are poinsettias, orchids, chrysanthemums, azaleas, etc. Cut flowers are sold as bouquets. Farming of flowers and foliage employs special techniques of floriculture, …

Excerpt from Catalogue and Retail Price-List of Vegetable and Flower Seeds, Grass and Field Seeds, Birdseeds, Flower Seeds, Farming Tools, Fertilizers, &C., 1876 Orders from unknown correspondents. To insure attention. Must be accompanied by a remittance. Or a satisfactory reference. 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 …
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Originally published in 1915. The illustrated contents include: Bees and Bee Keeping - Laying out a Small Holding - Working the Land - Arrangement of Fruit Trees - Garden Plans - Planting and Arranging Plots - Cash Accounts - Small Garden Plots - Poultry Rearing and Keeping etc. Many of the earliest farming books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, …
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Excerpt from Retail Catalogue, Season of 1888: Garden Seeds, Plants, Bulbs, Trees Etc., Also Japanese Trees, Shrubs, Etc., Field Seeds of Every Description Aving lately purchased the well-known Seed House of George F. Silvester, which is the oldest and most reliable seed business on the Pacific coast, we wish to say to our customers that we will keep in stock the freshest, best, and most reliable seeds only. We do not send out any seeds on commission, and run no risk having those unsold returned …
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