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Image from page 104 of “18th annual catalogue of the Germain Seed and Plant Co” (1903)

Image from page 104 of “18th annual catalogue of the Germain Seed and Plant Co” (1903)

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Identifier: 18thannualcatalo1903germ
Title: 18th annual catalogue of the Germain Seed and Plant Co
Year: 1903 (1900s)
Authors: Germain Seed and Plant Company Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
Subjects: Nurseries (Horticulture) Catalogs Flowers Seeds Catalogs Plants, Ornamental Catalogs Vegetables Seeds Catalogs Fruit trees Catalogs Greenhouse plants Catalogs Poultry Equipment and supplies Catalogs Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Germain Seed & Plant Co.
Contributing Library: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library
Digitizing Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library

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ridge-Breast.Beautifully formed; makes splendid ornament.Leaves spiral, face concave, back keeled, greencopiously striped both sides with light grey.Bears magnificent flower spikes freely, color redand yellow. Each 50c to $1.00. Gasteria. — (See cut.) An extensive genus of suc-culent plants from Cape of Good Hope, allied tothe Aloe, resembling them and requiring the sametreatment. Leaves mostly tongue shaped, beau-tifully marked with raised white spots, flowersscarlet, lined and tipped with green. Four beautiful varieties each 25c to 50c. Sanseviera zealanica.—A beautiful plant, standsdrouth and dust with impunity. Leaves 3 to 4ft., beautifully striped. Each 25c to 50c. OPUNTIA. . monacantha variegata.—This beautiful var-iety is largely grown as a house plant. The flatstems are dark green, liberally marbled andsplashed with pure white. The young growthis prettily margined with pink. It has but fewspines and bears bright orange colored flowers.Each 50c to $1.50. OTHER SUCCULENTS.

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Aloe variegata. Stapelia variegata.—Bears beautiful flowers, colorbuff yellow, with maroon markings resemblinggolden stars. Each 15c to 50c.

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