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Old fashioned flowers

Sacheverell Sitwell

Old fashioned flowers

by Sacheverell Sitwell

  • 198 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Country life limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flowers.,
  • Gardening.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sacheverell Sitwell; illustrated by John Farleigh.
    ContributionsFarleigh, John, 1900- illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB407 .S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 193 p.
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6400973M
    LC Control Number40008798
    OCLC/WorldCa2289550

    Old-fashioned herbaceous plants are those which one associates with these cottage gardens, and nearly the year through one expects to find something of interest and of cottage gardeners do not know not the Latin names of the wealth of sweet flowers and other cottage garden plants; they have their own names for shrubs and flowers, which you will not find in the botanical books.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Old Fashioned Flowers, and other out-of-door studies by Maurice Maeterlinck - Free Ebook Menu.

    "The Book of Old-Fashioned Flowers" by Harry Roberts. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. I have been searching for long-stemmed, old-fashioned, scented carnations for years and only recently stumbled upon a collection of incredible varieties that can be grown from seed.. The reason this discovery is so exciting is that carnations are typically grown from cuttings, which are rooted off of a mother plant.

      Some people actually call this shrub "old-fashioned weigela" (Weigela florida). Growing 5 to 9 feet tall and 7 to 10 feet wide, this flowering shrub blooms in late spring and early summer. The older varieties most common in the early 20th century bore pink to lavender or violet-pink flowers and became rather open, gangly shrubs. Old Fashioned Flowers, Scottish Borders. 74 likes. A floral adventure!Followers:


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