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Idyllic urban oases offer inspiration to anyone yearning to add nature and serenity to an outdoor living space. Rooftop Gardens showcases some of the most unique and extraordinary outdoor spaces in New York City that urban dwellers have created as retreats from the daily chaos of life. A sumptuous array of gardens ranging in style from working to exotic fills the pages, a diverse selection befitting different scales and changing seasons. From the lush produce garden of Eli’s Vinegar Factory to …
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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 beginner s guide to making silk flowers includes a range of colours and shapes that can be made from silk and other fine fabrics. Instructions in the form of text and illustrations demonstrate how to prepare the fabric, cut from templates, dye and tint the fabric, curl and shape the fabric with heated tools and assemble the finished flowers. Advice is given on experimenting with shapes and colours - old sheets, pillow cases, scraps and even old clothing with a suitable texture, can be used instead …

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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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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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 Spring Flowering Bulbs for the Autumn of 1926: Narcissus, Tulips, Crocus, Hyacinths We Will deliver all Tulips, Hyacinths, Nar cissi. Crocus, Freesias, Amaryllis, Anemones, Dielytra, Oxalis, and Ranunculus listed in this catalogue. If your purchase amounts to two dollars or over, when cash accompanies the order, Via Express, Parcel Post, or Freight, at our option, to your town or city, provided your home is within 500 miles of Cleveland. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes …

Excerpt from Descriptive Catalogue of Hyacinths, Tulips, Crocus, Narcissus, Lilies, and Other Bulbous Flower Roots, Vol. 7: With a Choice Selection of Winter Blooming Plants, for Autumn, 1878 Tm: Hyacinth is, perhaps, the most popular and most universally cultivated of all bulbous flowers. The cultivation of this bulb for commerce is confined to Haar lem (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 …

Excerpt from Daffodils Narcissus and How to Grow Them, as Hardy Plants and for Cut Flowers: With a Guide to the Varieties But it is not exclusively in the Open ground that narcissus and daffodils may be grown, flowered and enjoyed. Most of them (the very latest flowering sorts only excluded) are amenable to artificial cultural conditions; that is, they may be flowered during the winter in conservatory, greenhouse or window, in pots, pans or flats of soil, and some of them even in nothing more …

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 …

Excerpt from The Book of the Daffodil This little book is intended to supply a want, such as I felt keenly myself some fifteen years ago when begin ning to grow Daffodils in deadly earnest. Had some such guide been then at hand, I should have been saved considerable expenditure of time, money, and mis directed energy. There is here set down the result of my own personal experience gained in cultivating a large and representa tive collection of over 200 varieties during many years, also in exhibiting, …

Excerpt from Dreer s Autumn Catalogue, 1917 Poeticus (pheasant s Eye, or Poet s Narcissus). Flowers snow white, with beautiful lemon - yellow cup edged with bright orangé blooms in May; very fragrant. 20 cts. Per doz.; per 100; per 1000. 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 …

Excerpt from Hendersons Autumn Catalogue, 1913 The proper depth to plant bulbs varies With the kind but a good general rule to follow is three times their average diameter. (for hyacinths, tulips and narcissus see under their respective headings.) 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 …

Excerpt from Annual Catalogue, 1873-1929 Trees, Evergreens, Iris, Peonies, Narcissus, etc., etc. You are cordially invited to look our stock over. 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 imperfections present in the aged …

Excerpt from B. K. Bliss and Sons Autumn Catalogue and Floral Guide, 1867-8: Containing a Choice Collection of Dutch and Cape Flowering Bulbs, Consisting of Hyacinths, Tulips, Narcissus, Crocus, Iris, Lilies, Gladiolus, Anemones, Ranunculus, Ixias, Oxalis, Sparaxis, Scillae, Tritonias, Etc In whatever manner the Hyacinth may be grown, it unquestionably deserves everything that may be said in its favor. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. …

Excerpt from B. K. Bliss and Sons Autumn Catalogue and Floral Guide, 1874-75: Containing a Choice Collection of Dutch and Cape Flowering Bulbs, Consisting of Hyacinths, Tulips, Narcissus, Crocus, Iris, Lilies, Gladiolus, Anemones, Ranunculus, Ixias, Oxalis, Sparaxis, Scillae, Tritonias, Etc We take the present Opportunity to thank our many friends for their many favors and lib eral patronage, and hope to be favored with a continuance of the same. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds …