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Asparagus

Botany
American Varieties
Pot-grown Asparagus Plants
Historical Sketch
European Varieties
Cultural Varieties
Harvesting And Marketing
Ornamental Species
Edible Species
Seed Growing
Care During The Second Year
Manner Of Planting
Variety Tests
The Soil And Its Preparation
The Raising Of Plants


Cucumbers

The Seed-bed For January
Dimensions Of The Boxes And Lights For
Dimensions Of The Boxes And Lights For
On The Management Required In The Culture Of The
The Fruiting Frame
On The Management Required In The Culture Of The
The Seed-bed For October:
On The Management Required In The Culture Of


Walnut Growing

Walnut Growing In Oregon A Coming Industry Of Great National Importance
Walnut Confectionery
Locations For Additional Groves
The Harvest
Compared With Fruit
Nut Bread
Nut Cake
Nut Cookies
Apple Nut Salad
Weights Kernel And Taste
Test Trees Of Oregon
Young Groves Of Oregon
What To Plant
Grafted Trees
Best Stock On Which To Graft


Apple Growing

When To Plant
Rectangular
Intercropping
Preparation Of Soil
Future Of Apple Growing
Production Of Apples In Barrels In The United States From 1896 To 1910
Heavy Plantings
Hexagonal Or Triangular
Location
Soils
The Outlook For The Growing Of Apples
Varieties
Where To Buy
Fillers
Planting And Growing The Orchard





Gardening Articles



These articles focus on managing a successful garden. LBrowse through this section to find information on a wide range of gardening topics everything from soil discussions to canning vegetables once they are harvested



All Gardening Articles Articles

Introduction
Why You Should Garden
Requisites Of The Home Vegetable Garden
Exposure
The Soil
Drainage
Soil Antecedents
Other Considerations
The Planting Plan
Check List
Planting Table
I. Crops Remaining Entire Season
Planting Table
Ii. Crops For Succession Plantings
Iii. Crops To Be Followed By Others
Iv. Crops That May Follow Others
Ii. Crops For Succession Plantings
Iii. Crops To Be Followed By Others
Iv. Crops That May Follow Others
Reference Notes From The Tables
Implements And Their Uses
For Fighting Plant Enemies
Manures And Fertilizers
The Theory Of Manuring
Various Manures
Value Of Green Manuring
Chemical Fertilizers
Various Fertilizers
Mixed Fertilizers
Home Mixing
Applying Manures
The Soil And Its Preparation
Preparing The Soil
Plowing
Harrowing
Fining.
Starting The Plants
Preparing The Soil
Sowing The Seed
Vegetable Date To Sow Seed Will Best Temperature To
Starting Plants Outside
Sowing And Planting
When To Sow Outdoors
Methods Of Planting
Sowing The Seed
Setting Out Plants
The Cultivation Of Vegetables
Rotation Of Crops
The Vegetables And Their Special Needs
Root Crops
Leaf Crops
The Fruit Crops
Best Varieties Of The Garden Vegetables
Insects And Diseases And Methods Of Fighting Them
Plant Enemies
Remedies
Mechanical Remedies
Destructive Remedies
Poisonous Remedies
Precautions
Harvesting And Storing
The Varieties Of Pome And Stone Fruits
Apples
Peaches
Cherries
Planting: Cultivation: Filler Crops
Planting
Setting
Cultivation
Pruning, Spraying, Harvesting
Apple Enemies
Cherry Enemies
Peach Enemies
Pear Enemies
Plum Enemies
Berries And Small Fruits
Setting The Plants
Methods Of Growing
Cultivation
Mulching
Insects And Disease
Varieties
The Blackberry
Blackberry Varieties
The Dewberry
Raspberry
Raspberry Enemies
Raspberry Varieties
Currants
Pruning Currants
Enemies Of The Currant
Varieties Of Currants
The Gooseberry
Gooseberry Enemies
Gooseberry Varieties
The Grape
Grape Pruning
A Calendar Of Operations
January
February
August
September
October
November
December
And Then
Starting A New Gardening Era
Gardening With Less Irrigation
Predictably Rainless Summers
Summertime Rainfall West Of The Cascades (in Inches)
Source: Van Der Leeden Et Al., _the Water Encyclopedia,_ 2nd
Daily Maximum Temperature (f)
Source: The Water Encyclopedia.
Evaporation From Reservoirs (inches Per Month)
Source: _the Water Encyclopedia_
During Entire Growing Season (in Inches)
Source: _the Water Encyclopedia_
Plants Are Water
How Soil Loses Water
How Plants Obtain Water
Lowered Plant Density: The Key To Water-wise Gardening
Dealing With A Surprise Water Shortage
Helping Plants To Need Less Irrigation
Building Bigger Root Systems
Evaluating Potential Rooting Ability
Eliminating Plowpan
Curing Clayey Soils
Spotting A Likely Site
Using Humus To Increase Soil Moisture
Keeping The Subsoil Open With Green Manuring
Mulching
Windbreaks
Fertilizing, Fertigating And Foliar Spraying
Increasing Soil Fertility Saves Water
Early Spring: The Easiest Unwatered Garden
Later In Spring: Sprouting Seeds Without Watering
Handmade Footprints
Summer: How To Fluid Drill Seeds
Establishing The Fall And Winter Garden
Vegetables To Start In A Nursery Bed
Vegetables That Must Be Heavily Irrigated
First, A Word About Varieties
Seed Company Directory
Throughout The Growing Directions That Follow In This Chapter, The
Plant Spacing: The Key To Water-wise Gardening
When To Plant
Arugula (rocket)
Beans Of All Sorts
Beets
Broccoli: Italian Style
Broccoli: Purple Sprouting And Other Overwintering Types
Root System Vigor In The Cabbage Family
Adapted To Dry Gardening Not Vigorous Enough
Cabbage
Carrots
Cauliflower
Chard
Corn
Successfully Starting Cucurbits From Seed
Cucumbers
Eggplant
Endive
Herbs
Kale
Kohlrabi (giant)
Leeks
Lettuce
Water-wise Cucurbits
Melons
Onions/scallions
Parsley
Peas
Peppers
Potatoes
Rutabagas
Sorrel
Spinach
Squash, Winter And Summer
Tomato
My Own Garden Plan
The Raised Bed
Row 1
Row 2: Semi-drought Tolerant Brassicas
Row 3: Kale
Row 4: Root Crops
Row 5: Dry-gardened Salads
Row 6: Peas, Overwintered Cauliflower, And All Solanaceae
Row 7: Water-demanding Brassicas
Row 8: The Trellis
Row 9: Cucurbits
Row 10: Unirrigated Potatoes
Chapter 7
Water-wise Gardener
Plant Life.
Primitive And Savage Notions Respecting Plants
Plantworship.
4889.
Lightning Plants.
Plants In Witchcraft.
1870, 602.
Plants In Demonology.
Plants In Fairylore.
Lovecharms.
Dreamplants.
Plants And The Weather.
Plant Proverbs.
Plants And Their Ceremonial Use.
Plant Names.
Plant Language.
Fabulous Plants.
Doctrine Of Signatures.
Plants And The Calendar.
Children's Rhymes And Games.
Sacred Plants.
Plant Superstitions.
Plants In Folkmedicine.
Plants And Their Legendary History.
Location
Soil
Seed
Soil For Potting
Artificial Fertilizers
Selecting And Sowing Seeds
Making And Planting Flower-beds
Watering Plants
Is Cold Water Injurious To Plants?
Atmosphere And Temperature
Insects Upon Plants
Wintering Plants In Cellars
The Law Of Color In Flowers
The Relation Of Plants To Health
Layering
Propagation Of Plants From Cuttings
Grafting
Hanging Baskets
Directions For Filling Hanging Baskets
Wardian Cases
Aquatics Water Lilies
Soil For Growing Aquatic Plants
Hardy Climbing Vines Ivies
Ivies Growing And Training
Annual Flowering Plants Pansy Culture
Pansy Culture
Fall Or Holland Bulbs
Tropical Bulbs Tuberoses
Tuberoses
C Roses Cultivation And Propagating
Tea Roses
Hybrid Perpetual And Moss Roses
Moss Roses
Propagating The Rose
Japan And Other Lilies Calla Lilies
The Calla Lily
How To Prepare Callas For Winter Blooming
Geraniums The Best Twelve Sorts
Double Varieties
Single Varieties
Azaleas How To Cultivate Them
Camellias Orange And Lemon Trees
Orange And Lemon Trees
Fuchsias Training And Management
Cactuses
The Night-blooming Cereus
Propagating Rex Begonias
Rockeries How To Make Them
How To Make A Rockery
Budding
Top-budding Trees
Pruning
Tree Roses
The Lawn
Lawn Vases
Planting Trees
Botanical Names
Frozen Plants
Cutting Grass
An Arch
Bloom
Mildew
Sentiment And Language Of Flowers
Light
Temperature
Moisture
Soils Manures And Fertilizers
Manures
Fertilizers
Starting Plants From Seed
Starting Plants From Cuttings
Transplanting Potting And Repotting
Potting
Repotting
Management Of House Plants
Flowering Plants
Other Flowering Plants
Shrubs
Foliage Plants
Vines
Ferns
The Sword Ferns
The Scott Fern
The Plumed Type
The Maidenhairs
The Spider Ferns
Other Ferns
Palms
The Best House Palms
The Feather Leaved Palms
Cacti
Bulbs
Veranda Boxes Window-boxes Vases And Hanging Baskets
House-plant Insects And Diseases
Plant Enemies
Diseases
Accessories
For Mixing Soil
Soil Ingredients
For Planting And Transplanting
For Handling Plants
Its Opportunities
The Coldframe And The Hotbed
The Construction Of Conservatories And Small Greenhouses
Methods Of Heating
Management
Flowers
Violets
Ferns
Chrysanthemums
Roses
Vegetables
Vegetable And Bedding Plants For Spring
Vegetables
Bedding Plants
Plants From Cuttings
Bulbous Bedding Plants
The Lime In Soils
Sour Soils
Evidences Of Acidity
Tests For Acidity
Sources Of Lime
Definitions
Ground Limestone
Storing Lime In The Soil
Fresh Burned Lime
Burning Lime
Lime Hydrate
Other Forms Of Lime
Magnesian Lime
What Shall One Buy?
Methods Of Application
Amount Of Lime Per Acre
Special Crop Demands
The Lawn: How To Make It And How To Take Care Of It
Planting The Lawn
Shrubs
Vines
The Hardy Border
The Garden Of Annuals
The Bulb Garden
The Rose: Its General Care And Culture
The Rose As A Summer Bedder
The Dahlia
The Gladiolus
Lilies
Plants For Special Purposes
Arbors Summer-houses Pergolas And Other Garden Features
Carpet-bedding
Flowering And Foliage Plants For Edging Beds And Walks
Planning The Garden
The Back-yard Garden
The Wild Garden A Plea For Our Native Plants
The Winter Garden
Window And Veranda Boxes
Spring Work In The Garden
Summer Work In The Garden
Fall Work In The Garden
The Lawn: How To Make It And How To Take Care Of It
Planting The Lawn
Shrubs
Vines
The Hardy Border
The Garden Of Annuals
The Bulb Garden
The Rose: Its General Care And Culture
The Rose As A Summer Bedder
The Dahlia
The Gladiolus
Lilies
Plants For Special Purposes
Arbors Summer-houses Pergolas And Other Garden Features
Carpet-bedding
Flowering And Foliage Plants For Edging Beds And Walks
Planning The Garden
The Back-yard Garden
The Wild Garden A Plea For Our Native Plants
The Winter Garden
Window And Veranda Boxes
Spring Work In The Garden
Summer Work In The Garden
Fall Work In The Garden
A Chapter Of Afterthoughts Which The Reader Cannot Afford To Miss
Soil Required Its Preparation
General Remarks On Manuring With Green Crops
Varieties
Influence Of Soil On Seedlings
How To Cross Varieties
Smooth Vs Rough Potatoes
Cut And Uncut Seed
Planting And Manuring
Cultivation
Plaster
The Potato-rot Its Cause
Remedy For The Potato-rot
Digging And Storing
Insects Injurious To The Potato
General Remarks On Insects
Value Of The Potato As Cattle Food


Most Viewed Gardening & Flowers & Plants


Flowers

Erica Cerinthoides Honeywort-flower'd Heath
Struthiola Erecta Smooth Struthiola
Michauxia Campanuloides Rough-leav'd Michauxia
Ipom&oeliga Coccinea Scarlet Ipom&oeliga
Disandra Prostrata Trailing Disandra
Buchnera Viscosa Clammy Buchnera
Lychnis Coronata Chinese Lychnis
Magenta To Pink Flowers
Yellow And Orange Flowers
Buttonbush Honeyballs Globeflower Buttonball Shrub


Small Gardens

Terms Used By Gardeners
The General Arrangement Of The Garden
Lawn Paths Beds And Border
On The Duty Of Making Experiments
Some Neglected But Handsome Plants
The Conservatory And Greenhouse
The Tool Shed And Summer-house
Roses For Amateurs
Enemies Of The Garden
The Rockery


Indoor Gardening

Second Week
First Week
Second Week
Thrid Week
Second Week
Fourth Week
First Week
Thrid Week
Second Week
Fourth Week


Gardening Directory

Chervil
Rampion
Fennel
Iris)
Opuntia Tuna
Vanilla Planifolia
Adhatoda Vasica
Ophioxylon Serpentinum
Pogostemon Patchouly
Randia Aculeata


Gardening Articles

The Rose: Its General Care And Culture
Planning The Garden
The Wild Garden A Plea For Our Native Plants
Planting The Lawn
Plants For Special Purposes
The Gladiolus
The Winter Garden
Iv. Crops That May Follow Others
Mulching
The Hardy Border