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Dreer's garden book 1916 (1916) Dreer's garden book 1916 dreersgardenbook1916henr Year: 1916 NOVELTIES AND SPECIALTIES IN Flower Seeds for 1916 The majority of the Flower Seed Novelties and Specialties offered on this and the following nine pages have been thoroughly tested in our trial grounds. Some few sorts are European Novelties, received from most reliable growers, and the descriptions are those of the introducers. For General List of Flower Seeds see pages 63 to 118. Dreer's Superb Antirrhinums, or Snapdragons Within the past few years Snapdragons have become immensely popular. This is

Dreer's garden book 1916 (1916) Dreer's garden book 1916  dreersgardenbook1916henr Year: 1916  NOVELTIES AND SPECIALTIES IN Flower Seeds for 1916 The majority of the Flower Seed Novelties and Specialties offered on this and the following nine pages have been thoroughly tested in our trial grounds. Some few sorts are European Novelties, received from most reliable growers, and the descriptions are those of the introducers. For General List of Flower Seeds see pages 63 to 118. Dreer's Superb Antirrhinums, or Snapdragons Within the past few years Snapdragons have become immensely popular. This is Stock Photo
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Dreer's garden book 1916 (1916) Dreer's garden book 1916 dreersgardenbook1916henr Year: 1916 NOVELTIES AND SPECIALTIES IN Flower Seeds for 1916 The majority of the Flower Seed Novelties and Specialties offered on this and the following nine pages have been thoroughly tested in our trial grounds. Some few sorts are European Novelties, received from most reliable growers, and the descriptions are those of the introducers. For General List of Flower Seeds see pages 63 to 118. Dreer's Superb Antirrhinums, or Snapdragons Within the past few years Snapdragons have become immensely popular. This is not to be wondered at, as whether used for cutting or for show in the garden, they are one of the most valuable flowers which can readily be grown from seed. Seed sown out of doors the first week of May will bloom early in July, remaining in full flower until November. For earlier flowering they may be started indoors or in a frame in March, transplanting them to the open when the weather is suitable. DREER'S GIANT SNAPDRAGONS. This strain is a great improvement over the old tall-growing variety, being of stronger habit and producing longer spikes and much larger indhidual flowers; grows about 3 feet high and exceedingly valuable for cutting. PER PKT. 1171 Giant Scarlet '. 10 1172 ' White 10 1173 ' Yellow 10 1179 Collection of a packet each of the above 6 colors 1180 Giant Mixed. A splendid mixture, containing all the colors PER PKT 1174 Giant Garnet 10 1175 ' Pink 10 1176 ' Rose 10 50 25 cts. 10 Dreer's L,arge-flowerIng Half-Dwarf Snapdragons. This type has spikes and flowers of good size, and, owing to their dwarf and com- pact habit of growth, are better adapted for bedding purposes. They grow about 18 inches high, and the mass of bloom which they produce from early until late in the season is really phenomenal. PER PKT. PER PKT. 1165 Firebrand. Rich, deep red.. 10 1166 Rose Queen. Rich rose 10 1167 Mont Blanc. Pure white 10 50 i oz., 25 cts.. 10 1162 Daphne. Soft blush-

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