Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . CRIMSON CLOVER—A Vegetable Gold Mine.
RM2ANDXY1Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . CRIMSON CLOVER—A Vegetable Gold Mine.
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . No. 1—Sample of Pure Clover Seed No. 2—Sample of Cheap Clover Seed 14 H. G. Hastings <§• Co., Seedsmen, Atlanta, Georgia. Grow Grass as Well as Kill Grass
RM2ANDXPPHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . No. 1—Sample of Pure Clover Seed No. 2—Sample of Cheap Clover Seed 14 H. G. Hastings <§• Co., Seedsmen, Atlanta, Georgia. Grow Grass as Well as Kill Grass
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . Hastings Superb Mixed Pansies Sweet Peas. Mixed (No. 842) Mixed (No. 843) M training up on porches or for porch or windowboxes. Packet, 5c; ounce, 15c; % pound, 45c. Suitable for fall planting inFlorida only, unless you areable to protect from frost during the winter far-ther north. Petunias—Finest Mixed (No. 853) Petunias
RM2ANCBK1Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . Hastings Superb Mixed Pansies Sweet Peas. Mixed (No. 842) Mixed (No. 843) M training up on porches or for porch or windowboxes. Packet, 5c; ounce, 15c; % pound, 45c. Suitable for fall planting inFlorida only, unless you areable to protect from frost during the winter far-ther north. Petunias—Finest Mixed (No. 853) Petunias
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . Hastings Improved Large Purple Thornless Eggplant BORECOLE OR KALE FOR WINTER GREENS We sincerely wish we could get our friends to grow Kale more extensively, as it is somuch superior in eating qualities to the collard. Kale is more hardy than cabbage andwill stand through the entire winter in any ordinary season in the Central and Lower• South. It is much improved in quality by being touched by frost. Of all thecabbage tribe this is the most finely flavored, and it would be more generallygrown were its good qualities more widely known. The tall varietie
RM2ANDBYMHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . Hastings Improved Large Purple Thornless Eggplant BORECOLE OR KALE FOR WINTER GREENS We sincerely wish we could get our friends to grow Kale more extensively, as it is somuch superior in eating qualities to the collard. Kale is more hardy than cabbage andwill stand through the entire winter in any ordinary season in the Central and Lower• South. It is much improved in quality by being touched by frost. Of all thecabbage tribe this is the most finely flavored, and it would be more generallygrown were its good qualities more widely known. The tall varietie
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . edo neither. We cannot afford to sell you that 60-cent seed under any circumstances. Why? Because we count thelast cost as well as the first cost. If we sold you the 60-cent seed, no matter what price we sold it at, when your harvest time came we would see ourfinish, so far as selling you any more seed of any kind at any price. You would have an unsatisfactory crop duedirectly to the fact that the seed quality was not right. We count the last cost as well as the first cost in dealing with you. We cant afford to sell you seeds that wouldmake you quit trad
RM2ANDJ1JHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . edo neither. We cannot afford to sell you that 60-cent seed under any circumstances. Why? Because we count thelast cost as well as the first cost. If we sold you the 60-cent seed, no matter what price we sold it at, when your harvest time came we would see ourfinish, so far as selling you any more seed of any kind at any price. You would have an unsatisfactory crop duedirectly to the fact that the seed quality was not right. We count the last cost as well as the first cost in dealing with you. We cant afford to sell you seeds that wouldmake you quit trad
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . soil for succeeding crops of cotton,corn or grain. In effect, it helps make your soil richer for succeeding crops, as well asmaking far better clover, alfalfa, vetches, cowpeas, soja beans or peanuts. Personally we have been watching very closely this matter of inoculation of the vari-ous leguminous crops ever since the attempt was made to put the bacteria in someform for safe distribution over 20 years ago in Germany^ Various methods were tried in this country, both by the United States Departmentof Agriculture and various firms and chemists. None of th
RM2ANDW00Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . soil for succeeding crops of cotton,corn or grain. In effect, it helps make your soil richer for succeeding crops, as well asmaking far better clover, alfalfa, vetches, cowpeas, soja beans or peanuts. Personally we have been watching very closely this matter of inoculation of the vari-ous leguminous crops ever since the attempt was made to put the bacteria in someform for safe distribution over 20 years ago in Germany^ Various methods were tried in this country, both by the United States Departmentof Agriculture and various firms and chemists. None of th
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . er in thiscountry. First and above all things be is a thoroughly practicalfarmer, and one of very wide experience. Second, he is thoroughlyequipped from a scientific standpoint. He is the owner of a largeplantation in Sumter County, Georgia. He has been director ofboth the North Dakota and Florida Experiment Stations, and whenthe Japanese government wanted to organize a national departmentof agriculture many years ago, Dr. Stockbridge was the man chosenand spent four years in that country. He is a man of both nationaland international reputation. With al
RM2ANDPXHHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . er in thiscountry. First and above all things be is a thoroughly practicalfarmer, and one of very wide experience. Second, he is thoroughlyequipped from a scientific standpoint. He is the owner of a largeplantation in Sumter County, Georgia. He has been director ofboth the North Dakota and Florida Experiment Stations, and whenthe Japanese government wanted to organize a national departmentof agriculture many years ago, Dr. Stockbridge was the man chosenand spent four years in that country. He is a man of both nationaland international reputation. With al
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . ly what you want them to do in successful seed inoculation. Prime Nitro-Germ and Farmogerm are put up in bottles, and packed in specially made cases so that shipment by mail is entirelyr rlCcS safe. In ordering Nitro-Germ or Farmogerm, be sure and state what kind of crop you wish to use it on, for each legumin-ous crop has its own special variety of bacteria. The bacteria for Alfalfa is worthless on Vetch, and the bacteria for peas or beans wouldbe worthless for Alfalfa, so be sure and state what you intend to use it on. Do not ask us to send you split q
RM2ANDTMYHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . ly what you want them to do in successful seed inoculation. Prime Nitro-Germ and Farmogerm are put up in bottles, and packed in specially made cases so that shipment by mail is entirelyr rlCcS safe. In ordering Nitro-Germ or Farmogerm, be sure and state what kind of crop you wish to use it on, for each legumin-ous crop has its own special variety of bacteria. The bacteria for Alfalfa is worthless on Vetch, and the bacteria for peas or beans wouldbe worthless for Alfalfa, so be sure and state what you intend to use it on. Do not ask us to send you split q
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . time seems rather slow work, it is really more expeditious thanit seems, while the assurance of securing thereby a certain cropshould more than reconcile the planter to the delay. With the openfurrow method liberal fertilization is advisable on planting andalso an additional top-dressing of nitrate of soda in early springsay 75 pounds per acre. Besides oats the process can be usedequally well with other grains and permit wheat to be sown in tneSouth as late as the middle of December. We have spoken before of drilling in oats between the cottonrows. This
RM2ANE10WHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . time seems rather slow work, it is really more expeditious thanit seems, while the assurance of securing thereby a certain cropshould more than reconcile the planter to the delay. With the openfurrow method liberal fertilization is advisable on planting andalso an additional top-dressing of nitrate of soda in early springsay 75 pounds per acre. Besides oats the process can be usedequally well with other grains and permit wheat to be sown in tneSouth as late as the middle of December. We have spoken before of drilling in oats between the cottonrows. This
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . od stand. An excellent plant for sowing on Bermuda grass land, as it matures its seed and dies atabout the time the Bermuda grass starts into growth, and when the latter is killed by froststhis soon takes its place. A mixture of these two plants comes nearer giving continuous graz-ing the year round than any other mixture we have tested. Burr Clover will reseed itself each year if stock is kept from grazing as soon as it begins tobloom freely. All thats necessary is to let the seed mature and drop on the ground. Naturedoes the rest and a splendid crop of
RM2ANDYE5Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . od stand. An excellent plant for sowing on Bermuda grass land, as it matures its seed and dies atabout the time the Bermuda grass starts into growth, and when the latter is killed by froststhis soon takes its place. A mixture of these two plants comes nearer giving continuous graz-ing the year round than any other mixture we have tested. Burr Clover will reseed itself each year if stock is kept from grazing as soon as it begins tobloom freely. All thats necessary is to let the seed mature and drop on the ground. Naturedoes the rest and a splendid crop of
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . Mr. New Noakes and Six Heads of Hastings Centennial Flat Dutch Cabbage Grown in Southwest Texas. H. G. Hastings Sf Co., Seedsmen, Atlanta, Georgia. HASTINGS BIG 5 CABBAGE COLLECTION. We have been carrying this Big 5 CabbageCollection for a great many years. Sometimeswe think we ought to drop it because we havebeen selling it so long, but customers whobought it fifteen years ago continue to buy it,together with hundreds and thousands of newones. So long as the Big 5 continues to growin popularity we shall keep on selling it. Thesale of this collection kee
RM2ANDG84Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . Mr. New Noakes and Six Heads of Hastings Centennial Flat Dutch Cabbage Grown in Southwest Texas. H. G. Hastings Sf Co., Seedsmen, Atlanta, Georgia. HASTINGS BIG 5 CABBAGE COLLECTION. We have been carrying this Big 5 CabbageCollection for a great many years. Sometimeswe think we ought to drop it because we havebeen selling it so long, but customers whobought it fifteen years ago continue to buy it,together with hundreds and thousands of newones. So long as the Big 5 continues to growin popularity we shall keep on selling it. Thesale of this collection kee
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . ngs Lettuce Seed For Market Crops Lettuce seed isvone of our greatest specialties, and in addition to supplying nearly two hundred and fifty thousand family gardenseach year we sell thousands of pounds of highest grade lettuce to shippers and market gardeners. Our four great market varieties, BIGBOSTON, FLORIDA HEADER, DIXIE HARD HEAD and CALIFORNIA CREAM BUTTER have no equals. The high quality ofHASTINGS Lettuce Seed is known everywhere in the South where lettuce is grown, for purity, hardness of heads and a slowness to runto seed. Our lettuce seed is a
RM2ANDBBPHastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . ngs Lettuce Seed For Market Crops Lettuce seed isvone of our greatest specialties, and in addition to supplying nearly two hundred and fifty thousand family gardenseach year we sell thousands of pounds of highest grade lettuce to shippers and market gardeners. Our four great market varieties, BIGBOSTON, FLORIDA HEADER, DIXIE HARD HEAD and CALIFORNIA CREAM BUTTER have no equals. The high quality ofHASTINGS Lettuce Seed is known everywhere in the South where lettuce is grown, for purity, hardness of heads and a slowness to runto seed. Our lettuce seed is a
Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . ecome deservedly popularndSlingS IVIIAtfU ndUlsnes  nO» OO I ) in tue past few yearSi giving, as it does, a succession of radishesall through the season. This mixture contains some of all varieties listed—early, medium, late, round, half long and long. Inone sowing you get a continuous, all seasons supply in family gardens. Packet, 5c; ounce, 10c; % pound, 25c; pound, 75c. WHERE DO YOUR COTTON DOLLARS GO TO? We can also just as well ask about your fruit dollars and your vegetable dollars. With all the hundreds of millionsof dollars flowing into the Sout
RM2ANCRC7Hastings' seeds : fall 1914 catalogue . ecome deservedly popularndSlingS IVIIAtfU ndUlsnes nO» OO I ) in tue past few yearSi giving, as it does, a succession of radishesall through the season. This mixture contains some of all varieties listed—early, medium, late, round, half long and long. Inone sowing you get a continuous, all seasons supply in family gardens. Packet, 5c; ounce, 10c; % pound, 25c; pound, 75c. WHERE DO YOUR COTTON DOLLARS GO TO? We can also just as well ask about your fruit dollars and your vegetable dollars. With all the hundreds of millionsof dollars flowing into the Sout