Old/Vintage GARDEN Book~Home Ideas~Flowers~Roses~ILLUST

GARDEN GUIDE THE AMATEUR GARDENERS' HANDBOOK Profusely illustrated with 300 reproduction from photographs, diagrams, and teaching plans..... WRITTEN BY TWENTY EIGHT EXPERTS.... EACH AN EXPERT ON THE SUBJECT HE PRESENTS..... A lovely vintage gardening guide! If you had to limit yourself to only one vintage gardening book....this very well might be the one you would choose. It is one of the best all around guides/garden handbooks I have seen! SUBJECTS INCLUDE :How to Raise Flowers, Fruits, and Vegetables.... How to Plan, Plant, and Maintain the Home Grounds... the Suburban Garden...the City Plot...the Summer Vacation Garden.... ************* How to Care for Roses and Other Favorite Flowers.... Hardy Plants...Trees...Shrubs...Lawns...Porch Plants... Window Box Plants...and House Plants.... ************* How to Make a Rock Garden....A Water Garden... and a Wild Flower Garden. ************* Chapters on Pruning, Propagation, Transplanting, Fertilizers, Diseases, Insect Pests, Weeds, Tools, Greenhouses and Conservatories, and Garden Frames.... ************* Winter Storage...Canning and Preserving.... Birds and Bird House Building...Goldfish in the Garden Pool.... Animal Life in the Garden...How to Make Garden Furniture.... ************* Plus....A Calendar of Garden Operations for the Northern States, the Middle States, the Central..

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