Title: Catalogue of seeds, agricultural & horticultural supplies and guide for the garden, field & farm
Year: 1895 (1890s)
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 Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Germain
Contributing Library: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library
Digitizing Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library
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llow li 5c Mixed If 5c Pretty border plants with fragrant flowers, b. Vennss Looking Glass. Blue f 5c Pretty bell-shaped flowers, blooming profusely, well adapted for edgings and hanging baskets. Yennss Navelwort. White , 1 5c A profuse blooming white Annual for borders and edgings. Tirginian Stock. Bed * 5c White | 5c Mixed , J 5c Well-known. A succession of bloom may be obtained by sowing at any time of the year. Viscaria Coelirosea. Eose of Heaven. Pink § 5C Elegans Picta. Rose and scarlet 1 5c Oculata. Rose, dark eye 1 5g For mixed borders, very showy. Whitlavia Grandiflora. Violet J 5c Gloxinioides. White and blue ^ 5c A native plant, with profuse tubular flowers. Good for beds, edgings and mixed borders. Zinnia, hh. Finest double mixed, (see cut) 2 5c dwarf mixed 1 5c New Giant mixed 3 10c Haageana, fl. pi. double yellow 1 10c Youth and Old Age. Of great beauty and utility, rivaling Asters in form, and superior tothem in variety of color. In the front rank of border flowers, b.
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Zinnia, Double. Acroclinium Roseum, Double. Greenhouse Plants in great variety. 74 Germain Fruit Companys ORNAMENTAL GOURDS AND CUCURBITACCE. These are nearly all Climbing Annuals, with curious, grotesque fruits. When dried many of the shellsmay be utilized for various purposes, as for dippers, drinking utensils, troughs, etc. They grow Vapidly in hotweather, and are very useful for screening unsightly objects, hh a. Afoofora Yiridiflora. Greenish flowers A tuberous perennial Gourd, with pretty scarlet fruits.Bryonopsis Laciniosa Erythrocarpa 5 Very ornamental, with pleasing cut foliage, and brightcolored fruits. Cucumber, Snake. (Cucumis flexuosus) 6 Fragrant, or Pomegranate Melon 4 Wild. Very curious 4 Gourd, Bottle-shaped. White flowers 10 Calabash-shaped 10 Dipper 10 Dishrag. When properly prepared this is very serviceable in many ways 6 Egg-shaped ISTest Egg Gourd, (see cut) 10 Gooseberry, smallest 6 Herculess Club. Fruits 7 to 8 feet in length…… 15 Height Price,in feet, per
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