Title: Everything for the garden : 1920
Year: 1920 (1920s)
Authors: Peter Henderson & Co Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
Subjects: Seeds Catalogs Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs Books Catalogs Lawn mowers Catalogs Bulbs (Plants) Catalogs Flowers Catalogs
Publisher: New York : Peter Henderson & 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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HENDERSON S ROCKET RADISHES
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RADISH. (1 oz. for 100 feet of drill.) EARLY ROUND or TURNIP-SHAPED VARIETIES. Early Scarlet Turnip. (JSee Specialties, page 56.) Early Giant Crimson Turnip. This is decidedly larger than the ordinaryround sorts, and a little slower to grow, but is of fine quality and re-mains solid much longer than any of its class. The skin is rich crimson,the flesh white and extremely crisp ; Early White-Tipped Scarlet Turnip. (See Specialties, Early Round Dark Red. (Sec Specialties, Hendersons Rose Turnip. This variety is distinguished by itscolor, which is a charming shade of rosy-pink. In other respects itclosely resembles the better known Scarlet Turnip. It grows veryquickly, maturing in 30 days Rapid Forcing. Small, round, bright scarlet, with white tip; grows quickly,and is grand for forcing; tops very small Red Forcing. Extra-early, maturing in 21 days; round, bright red, withsmall tops; very mild Scarlet Globe. Very early; a little longer than round; small top; color, brilliant deep scarlet
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