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Image from page 357 of “Lawns and gardens. How to plant and beautify the home lot, the pleasure ground and garden” (1897)

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Identifier: lawnsgardenshowt00jn
Title: Lawns and gardens. How to plant and beautify the home lot, the pleasure ground and garden
Year: 1897 (1890s)
Authors: Jönsson-Rose, Nils
Subjects: Gardening Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam
Contributing Library: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Digitizing Sponsor: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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FIQ. 148.—ALP VIOLET (CYCLAMEN EUROPEUM). scenery late in summer. Should be planted in open woodsor thickets iu a sandy loam made light and rich by the addi-tion of leaf mold. There are several other species, probablynot quite hardy. The finest are: C. Grcecum, white; C.Neapolitanicwn, white and pink; (. repandum, with ivy-like leaves, rosy-red. Loosestrife, Lysimachia vulgaris.—This is a robust per-ennial two or three feet high, with single stems and whorledovate-lanceolate leaves, rather hairy or downy. Flowersshowy, bright yellow, iu large terminal pauicles. A fine herbaceous plants. 339 plant for riversides and margins of water generally or ingrassy won.]-. The moneywort (L. nurro-malaria) is a small trailer growing in moistmeadows or on grassy banks ; leaves opposite,rounded ; flowers large yellow, axillary. Of-ten used in vases and window-boxes. Fine indamp places in a rockery, or on moist banks.Water Violet, Rottonia palustris. — Ahandsome water plant with simple leafy st

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Tagged: , bookid:lawnsgardenshowt00jn , bookyear:1897 , bookdecade:1890 , bookcentury:1800 , bookauthor:J__nsson_Rose__Nils , booksubject:Gardening , booksubject:Landscape_gardening , bookpublisher:New_York___G__P__Putnam , bookcontributor:University_of_Illinois_Urbana_Champaign , booksponsor:University_of_Illinois_Urbana_Champaign , bookleafnumber:357 , bookcollection:americana , BHL Collection

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