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Excerpt from Spring Flowering Bulbs Long Standing. An improved strain of excellent merit, having all the good qualities of the ordinary sorts; but it is especially desirable because of the fact that it is much later in going to seed than the average variety. Pkt. Oz. Mb. 200 lb. Postpaid. Prickly, or Winter. The hardiest variety and will withstand the severest weather with only a slight protection of straw or leaves. The seed is prickly, leaves triangular, oblong or arrow-shaped. It is the best for …
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Excerpt from Vick s Little Gem Catalogue, 1898: Seeds, Plants, Bulbs, and Small Fruits, Roses, Etc To preserve celery for winter, dig trenches a foot in width and as deep, as the tops of the plants. Stand the Celery in these, erect, as they grow, with what dirt adheres to the roots, packing closely. After the trench is filled, cover with straw or leaves as a protection from frost. Do not cover until the weather becomes quite cold, and then only a little at a time, as the cold becomes greater. Celery …
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Excerpt from Fruit, Grow Your Own It Tastes Better and Costs Less, 1927 Concord. The most popular grape in America. Bunch large shouldered, compact; berries large, coy ered with a rich bloom; skin tender but sufficiently firm to carry well; flesh juicy, sweet, pulpy and ten der. Requires winter protection. 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. …
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It is possible, with the help of this book, to enjoy an abundance of vegetables at the darkest time of year, whether stored or ready for harvesting when needed. It also covers growing for the “hungry gap” from April to early June. Not much grows in winter, but a well-organized plot may nonetheless be quite full. This book helps gardeners plan carefully, and well ahead, sowing and planting at specific times through the year. The main part of the book is an extensive month-by-month sowing, planting, …
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