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Archive image from page 188 of Descriptive illustrated catalogue of new. Descriptive illustrated catalogue of new and rare seeds, plants, and bulbs . descriptiveillus1893unit Year: 1893 General Catalogue of The United States Nurseries. 149 Most plants are beautiful only when in blossom, « hich is a small part of the year; but there are plants which are alike attractive, decorative and beautiful in winter as well as summer. Such are the Palms, the Ferns and the many foliage plants of all kmds. P-ilms are among the noblest and most decorative of plants. While in our glass-houses we cannot a

Archive image from page 188 of Descriptive illustrated catalogue of new. Descriptive illustrated catalogue of new and rare seeds, plants, and bulbs . descriptiveillus1893unit Year: 1893  General Catalogue of The United States Nurseries. 149    Most plants are beautiful only when in blossom, « hich is a small part of the year; but there are plants which are alike attractive, decorative and beautiful in winter as well as summer. Such are the Palms, the Ferns and the many foliage plants of all kmds. P-ilms are among the noblest and most decorative of plants. While in our glass-houses we cannot a Stock Photo
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Archive image from page 188 of Descriptive illustrated catalogue of new. Descriptive illustrated catalogue of new and rare seeds, plants, and bulbs . descriptiveillus1893unit Year: 1893 General Catalogue of The United States Nurseries. 149 Most plants are beautiful only when in blossom, « hich is a small part of the year; but there are plants which are alike attractive, decorative and beautiful in winter as well as summer. Such are the Palms, the Ferns and the many foliage plants of all kmds. P-ilms are among the noblest and most decorative of plants. While in our glass-houses we cannot approach the grandeur and magnificence of specimens growing in the open air m the tropics still we can show many fine specimens from 10 to 25 feet in height, and many spec.es early take on their stately form, and are as beautiful when a foot high as when twenty times that height The small specimens can be used for almost any purpose-for the parlor, for the hall for table decoration, etc.-while the larger ones are the grandest and most showy plants wh.ch can be had for decorating churches, ball-rooms, etc. As beautiful and almost as easy of treatment are the Tree Ferns, with their branching, finely divided fronds, giving them an individuality equal to that of the Palms. Then there are the smaller Ferns, beautitul in color, texture and outline, and useful for all decorative purposes. Many varieties of plants are of easy culture in the parlor or sitting-room, or in any small conservatory ; and no home, however humble, should be without a few plants to brighten up the cheerless days of our northern winters. â , a a The list of plants which follows comprises a small portion of our stock, but we have included in this the best varieties and those most grown and easiest of culture. We are confident that our customers will be pleased with this selection, and by ordering any of the plants mentioned they are not likely to be disappointed. We publish a Price-list of Stove and Greenhouse

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