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garden and home grounds : design and arrangement shown by existing examples of gardens in Great Britain and Ireland, followed by a description of the plants, shrubs and trees for the open-air garden and their cul">

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Title: The English flower garden and home grounds : design and arrangement shown by existing examples of gardens in Great Britain and Ireland, followed by a description of the plants, shrubs and trees for the open-air garden and their culture
Year: 1906 (1900s)
Authors: Robinson, W. (William), 1838-1935
Subjects: Flower gardening Plants, Ornamental Cottage gardening Gardens
Publisher: London : J. Murray
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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rimson. F. tencllais a seedling variety. Chili. F. Riccartoni.—One of the prettiestand hardiest sorts, growing well withoutprotection even in parts of Scotland. Itis compact and twiggy, and in summerbears many bright red blossoms. Agarden hybrid. Besides these, other kinds are in cul-tivation, such as procumbens—a curious Kirkii, procumbens—from N. Zealand, andone, racemosa, from the Island of San Do-mingo. The known species arc :— F. alpestris, ampliata, apetala, arborescens,ayaovacensis, baciilarts, boliviana, caiiescens,ca7acasana, choiiotica, coccinea, Colensoi, con-fertifolia, cordifolia, corymbijlora, ciirviflora,deaissata, denticnlata, dcpendens, Ettcliandra,excorticata, fiilgens, globosa, Hartwegii, hir-sitta, hirtella, insignis, inte§rifolia intermedia,Kirkii, Lenneana, longijlora, loxensis, ma-crantha, macropetala, viacrostemma, macro-stigma, membranacea, microphylla, miniata,niinimijiora, minutiflora, mixta, montana,nigricans, Notarisii, ovalis, pai~viflora, petio-

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little New Zealand species—serratifoha,magellantca, thyviifoha, and niitrophyUa,and nearly all the hybrid kinds do out-of-doors in summer, and bloom well, thoughthey may be cut down in winter. Amongthe most distinct and pretty are thedwarf and fragile kinds, such as F. micro-phylla, F. puiiiila, and several hardyhybrids of the globosa section, all ofwhich seem to flourish unusually wellnear the sea, and to grow almost any-where. Fuchsias are mostly S. American plants,chiefly from Brazil, Bolivia, Chili, Ecuador,Peru, New Grenada, and Venezuela, but somefrom Mexico, some—viz. Colensoi, Eucliandra, laris,proiiimbens, ptibescens, qtandtiensis, race-mosa, rosea, sahujoha, siabrtuscula, serrati-folia, sessilifolia, simplicicatilis, spectabilis,spinosa, splenden;, sylvatica, thy»nfolia, tri-phylla, iimbrosa, venusta, verrucosa, virgata. FUNKIA {Phmtciin Z/Zj/X-ValuableJapanese plants of the Lily Order, of whichthere are about half-a-dozen species andnumerous varieties. The difterent sp

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Tagged: , bookid:englishflowergar00robi , bookyear:1906 , bookdecade:1900 , bookcentury:1900 , bookauthor:Robinson__W___William___1838_1935 , booksubject:Flower_gardening , booksubject:Plants__Ornamental , booksubject:Cottage_gardening , booksubject:Gardens , bookpublisher:London___J__Murray , bookcontributor:The_LuEsther_T_Mertz_Library__the_New_York_Botanical_Garden , booksponsor:The_LuEsther_T_Mertz_Library__the_New_York_Botanical_Garden , bookleafnumber:595 , bookcollection:biodiversity , bookcollection:NY_Botanical_Garden , bookcollection:americana , BHL Collection , BHL Consortium

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