Title: Gardening indoors and under glass; a practical guide to the planting, care and propagation of house plants, and to the construction and management of hotbed, cold-frame and small greenhouse
Year: 1912 (1910s)
Authors: Rockwell, F. F. (Frederick Frye), 1884-
Subjects: House plants Cold-frames Greenhouses
Publisher: New York, McBride, Nast & Company
Contributing Library: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical garden
Digitizing Sponsor: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical garden
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A new scheme of sub-irrigation for flats. Some porous ma-terial such as sphagnum moss or excelsior (as here) is puton the open bottom and the flat watered by allowing it to standin a sink or tub for a few minutes
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Cuttings ready for the sand; the leaves have been clipped back.From left to right, heliotrope, geranium, patience plant
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