The plant-lore & garden-craft of Shakespeare
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The plant-lore & garden-craft of Shakespeare
By Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
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  • THE PLANT-LORE AND GARDEN-CRAFT OF SHAKESPEARE.
    • PRESS NOTICES OF FIRST EDITION.
  • THE
  • PLANT-LORE & GARDEN-CRAFT
  • OF
  • SHAKESPEARE.
    • REV. HENRY N. ELLACOMBE, M.A.,
    • TO THE READER.
    • CONTENTS.
    • PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION.
    • PREFACE TO FIRST EDITION.
    • INTRODUCTION.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PART I.
    • THE PLANT-LORE OF SHAKESPEARE.
    • ACONITUM.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ACORN, see Oak.
    • ALMOND.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ALOES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ANEMONE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPLE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APRICOTS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ASH.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ASPEN.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BACHELOR'S BUTTON.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BALM, BALSAM, OR BALSAMUM.
    • BARLEY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BARNACLES.
    • BAY TREES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BEANS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BILBERRY.
    • BIRCH.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BITTER-SWEET, see Apple (22).
    • BLACKBERRIES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BOX.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BRAMBLE, see Blackberries.
    • BRIER.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BROOM.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BULRUSH.
    • BURDOCK AND BURS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • BURNET.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CABBAGE.
    • CAMOMILE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CARDUUS, see Holy Thistle.
    • CARNATIONS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CARRAWAYS.
    • CARROT.
    • CEDAR.
    • CHERRY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHESTNUTS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CLOVER.
    • CLOVES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • COCKLE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • COLOQUINTIDA.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • COLUMBINE.
    • CORK.
    • CORN.
    • COWSLIP.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CRABS, see Apple.
    • CROCUS, see Saffron.
    • CROW-FLOWERS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CROWN IMPERIAL.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CUCKOO-BUDS AND FLOWERS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CUPID'S FLOWER, see Pansies.
    • CURRANTS.
    • CYME, see Senna.
    • CYPRESS.[71:1]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • DAFFODILS.[73:1]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • DAISIES.
    • DAMSONS, see Plums.
    • DARNEL.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • DATES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • DEAD MEN'S FINGERS.
    • DEWBERRIES.
    • DIAN'S BUD.
    • DOCKS.
    • DOGBERRY.
    • EBONY.
    • EGLANTINE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ELDER.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ELM.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ERINGOES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • FENNEL.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • FERN.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • FIGS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • FILBERTS.
    • FLAGS.
    • FLAX.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • FLOWER-DE-LUCE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • FUMITER, FUMITORY.
    • FURZE.
    • GARLICK.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • GILLIFLOWERS, see Carnations.
    • GINGER.
    • GOOSEBERRIES.
    • GORSE or GOSS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • GOURD.
    • GRACE, see Rue.
    • GRAPES, see Vines.
    • GRASSES.
    • HAREBELL.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HARLOCKS.
    • HAWTHORNS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HAZEL.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HEATH.
    • HEBENON OR HEBONA.[118:1]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HEMLOCK.
    • HEMP.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HERB OF GRACE, see Rue.
    • HOLLY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HOLY THISTLE.
    • HONEYSTALKS, see Clover.
    • HONEYSUCKLE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • HYSSOP.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • INSANE ROOT.
    • IVY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • KECKSIES.
    • KNOT-GRASS.
    • LADY-SMOCKS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LARK'S HEELS.
    • LAUREL.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LAVENDER.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LEATHERCOAT, see Apple.
    • LEEK.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LEMON.
    • LETTUCE.
    • LILY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LIME.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LING.
    • LOCUSTS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LONG PURPLES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • LOVE-IN-IDLENESS, see Pansy.
    • MACE.
    • MALLOWS.
    • MANDRAGORA, OR MANDRAKES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MARIGOLD.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MARJORAM.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MARYBUDS, see Marigold.
    • MAST.
    • MEDLAR.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MINTS.
    • MISTLETOE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MOSS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MULBERRIES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MUSHROOMS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • MUSK ROSES, see Rose.
    • MUSTARD.
    • MYRTLE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • NARCISSUS.
    • NETTLES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • NUT, see Hazel.
    • NUTMEG.
    • OAK.
    • OATS.
    • OLIVE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ONIONS.
    • ORANGE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • OSIER, see Willow.
    • OXLIPS.
    • PALM TREE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PANSIES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PARSLEY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PEACH
    • PEAR.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PEAS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PEONY, see PIONY.
    • PEPPER.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PIG-NUTS.
    • PINE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PINKS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PIONY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PIPPIN, see Apple.
    • PLANE.
    • PLANTAIN.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PLUMS, WITH DAMSONS AND PRUNES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • POMEGRANATE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • POMEWATER, see Apple.
    • POPERING, see Pear.
    • POPPY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • POTATO.
    • PRIMROSE.
    • PRUNES, see Plums.
    • PUMPION.
    • QUINCE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RADISH.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RAISINS.
    • REEDS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RHUBARB.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RICE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ROSES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • ROSEMARY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RUE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RUSH.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • RYE.
    • SAFFRON.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SAMPHIRE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SAVORY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SEDGE.
    • SENNA.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SPEARGRASS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SQUASH, see Peas.
    • STOVER.
    • STRAWBERRY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SUGAR.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • SWEET MARJORAM, see Marjoram.
    • SYCAMORE.
    • THISTLE (see also Holy Thistle).
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • THORNS.
    • THYME.
    • TOADSTOOLS, see Mushrooms.
    • TURNIPS.
    • VETCHES.
    • VINES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • VIOLETS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • WALNUT.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • WARDEN, see Pears.
    • WHEAT.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • WILLOW.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • WOODBINE, see Honeysuckle.
    • WORMWOOD.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • YEW.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • PART II.
    • THE GARDEN-CRAFT OF SHAKESPEARE.
    • GARDEN-CRAFT.
    • I.—FLOWERS, BLOSSOMS, AND BUDS.
    • II.—GARDENS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • III.—GARDENERS.
    • IV.—GARDENING OPERATIONS.
      • A. Pruning, etc.
      • B. Manuring, etc.
      • C. Grafting.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • A. Pruning, etc.
    • B. Manuring, etc.
    • C. Grafting.
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • V.—GARDEN ENEMIES.
      • A. Weeds.
      • B. Blights, Frosts, etc.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • A. Weeds.
    • B. Blights, Frosts, etc.
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX I.
      • THE DAISY:
        • ITS HISTORY, POETRY, AND BOTANY.
      • ITS HISTORY, POETRY, AND BOTANY.
    • THE DAISY:
      • ITS HISTORY, POETRY, AND BOTANY.
    • ITS HISTORY, POETRY, AND BOTANY.
    • THE DAISY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX II.
      • THE SEASONS OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS.
    • THE SEASONS OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS.
    • THE SEASONS
    • OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS.
      • COMEDIES.
      • HISTORIES.
      • TRAGEDIES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • COMEDIES.
    • HISTORIES.
    • TRAGEDIES.
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX III.
      • NAMES OF PLANTS.
    • NAMES OF PLANTS.
    • NAMES OF PLANTS.
      • Aconitum.
      • Acorn.
      • Almond.
      • Aloes.
      • Apple.
      • Apricots.
      • Ash.
      • Aspen.
      • Balm and Balsam.
      • Barley.
      • Barnacle.
      • Bay.
      • Beans.
      • Bilberry.
      • Birch.
      • Blackberries.
      • Box.
      • Bramble.
      • Brier.
      • Broom.
      • Bulrush.
      • Burs and Burdock.
      • Burnet.
      • Cabbage.
      • Camomile.
      • Carnations.
      • Carraways.
      • Carrot.
      • Cedar.
      • Cherry.
      • Chestnuts.
      • Clover.
      • Cloves.
      • Cockle.
      • Coloquintida.
      • Columbine.
      • Cork.
      • Corn.
      • Cowslip.
      • Crabs.
      • Crow-flowers.
      • Crown Imperial.
      • Cuckoo-flowers.
      • Currants.
      • Cypress.
      • Daffodils.
      • Daisies.
      • Damsons.
      • Darnel.
      • Dates.
      • Docks.
      • Dogberry.
      • Ebony.
      • Eglantine.
      • Elder.
      • Elm.
      • Eringoes.
      • Fennel.
      • Fern.
      • Figs.
      • Filberts.
      • Flags.
      • Flax.
      • Flower-de-luce.
      • Fumiter.
      • Furze.
      • Garlick.
      • Gilliflowers.
      • Ginger.
      • Gooseberries.
      • Gorse.
      • Gourd.
      • Grapes.
      • Grass.
      • Harebell.
      • Hawthorn.
      • Hazel.
      • Heath.
      • Hebona.
      • Hemlock.
      • Hemp.
      • Holly.
      • Holy Thistle.
      • Honeysuckle.
      • Hyssop.
      • Insane Root.
      • Ivy.
      • Kecksies.
      • Knot-grass.
      • Lady-smocks.
      • Lark's Heels.
      • Laurel.
      • Lavender.
      • Leek.
      • Lemon.
      • Lettuce.
      • Lily.
      • Lime.
      • Ling.
      • Locust.
      • Long Purples.
      • Love-in-idleness.
      • Mace.
      • Mallows.
      • Mandrakes.
      • Marigold.
      • Marjoram.
      • Medlar.
      • Mint.
      • Mistletoe.
      • Moss.
      • Mulberry.
      • Mushroom.
      • Mustard.
      • Myrtle.
      • Nettles.
      • Nut.
      • Nutmeg.
      • Oak.
      • Oats.
      • Olive.
      • Onions.
      • Orange.
      • Osier.
      • Oxlip.
      • Palm.
      • Pansies.
      • Parsley.
      • Peach.
      • Pear.
      • Peas.
      • Pepper.
      • Pignuts.
      • Pine.
      • Pinks.
      • Piony.
      • Plane.
      • Plantain.
      • Plums.
      • Pomegranate.
      • Poppy.
      • Potato.
      • Primrose.
      • Pumpion.
      • Quince.
      • Radish.
      • Raisin.
      • Reeds.
      • Rhubarb.
      • Rice.
      • Rose.
      • Rosemary.
      • Rue.
      • Rush.
      • Rye.
      • Saffron.
      • Samphire.
      • Savory.
      • Sedge.
      • Senna.
      • Speargrass.
      • Stover.
      • Strawberry.
      • Sycamore.
      • Thistles.
      • Thorn.
      • Thyme.
      • Toadstools.
      • Turnips.
      • Vetches.
      • Vines.
      • Violet.
      • Walnut.
      • Warden.
      • Wheat.
      • Willow.
      • Woodbine.
      • Wormwood.
      • Yew.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • Aconitum.
    • Acorn.
    • Almond.
    • Aloes.
    • Apple.
    • Apricots.
    • Ash.
    • Aspen.
    • Balm and Balsam.
    • Barley.
    • Barnacle.
    • Bay.
    • Beans.
    • Bilberry.
    • Birch.
    • Blackberries.
    • Box.
    • Bramble.
    • Brier.
    • Broom.
    • Bulrush.
    • Burs and Burdock.
    • Burnet.
    • Cabbage.
    • Camomile.
    • Carnations.
    • Carraways.
    • Carrot.
    • Cedar.
    • Cherry.
    • Chestnuts.
    • Clover.
    • Cloves.
    • Cockle.
    • Coloquintida.
    • Columbine.
    • Cork.
    • Corn.
    • Cowslip.
    • Crabs.
    • Crow-flowers.
    • Crown Imperial.
    • Cuckoo-flowers.
    • Currants.
    • Cypress.
    • Daffodils.
    • Daisies.
    • Damsons.
    • Darnel.
    • Dates.
    • Docks.
    • Dogberry.
    • Ebony.
    • Eglantine.
    • Elder.
    • Elm.
    • Eringoes.
    • Fennel.
    • Fern.
    • Figs.
    • Filberts.
    • Flags.
    • Flax.
    • Flower-de-luce.
    • Fumiter.
    • Furze.
    • Garlick.
    • Gilliflowers.
    • Ginger.
    • Gooseberries.
    • Gorse.
    • Gourd.
    • Grapes.
    • Grass.
    • Harebell.
    • Hawthorn.
    • Hazel.
    • Heath.
    • Hebona.
    • Hemlock.
    • Hemp.
    • Holly.
    • Holy Thistle.
    • Honeysuckle.
    • Hyssop.
    • Insane Root.
    • Ivy.
    • Kecksies.
    • Knot-grass.
    • Lady-smocks.
    • Lark's Heels.
    • Laurel.
    • Lavender.
    • Leek.
    • Lemon.
    • Lettuce.
    • Lily.
    • Lime.
    • Ling.
    • Locust.
    • Long Purples.
    • Love-in-idleness.
    • Mace.
    • Mallows.
    • Mandrakes.
    • Marigold.
    • Marjoram.
    • Medlar.
    • Mint.
    • Mistletoe.
    • Moss.
    • Mulberry.
    • Mushroom.
    • Mustard.
    • Myrtle.
    • Nettles.
    • Nut.
    • Nutmeg.
    • Oak.
    • Oats.
    • Olive.
    • Onions.
    • Orange.
    • Osier.
    • Oxlip.
    • Palm.
    • Pansies.
    • Parsley.
    • Peach.
    • Pear.
    • Peas.
    • Pepper.
    • Pignuts.
    • Pine.
    • Pinks.
    • Piony.
    • Plane.
    • Plantain.
    • Plums.
    • Pomegranate.
    • Poppy.
    • Potato.
    • Primrose.
    • Pumpion.
    • Quince.
    • Radish.
    • Raisin.
    • Reeds.
    • Rhubarb.
    • Rice.
    • Rose.
    • Rosemary.
    • Rue.
    • Rush.
    • Rye.
    • Saffron.
    • Samphire.
    • Savory.
    • Sedge.
    • Senna.
    • Speargrass.
    • Stover.
    • Strawberry.
    • Sycamore.
    • Thistles.
    • Thorn.
    • Thyme.
    • Toadstools.
    • Turnips.
    • Vetches.
    • Vines.
    • Violet.
    • Walnut.
    • Warden.
    • Wheat.
    • Willow.
    • Woodbine.
    • Wormwood.
    • Yew.
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • INDEXES.
    • INDEX OF PLAYS,
      • SHOWING HOW THE PLANTS ARE DISTRIBUTED
      • THROUGH THE DIFFERENT PLAYS
    • SHOWING HOW THE PLANTS ARE DISTRIBUTED
    • THROUGH THE DIFFERENT PLAYS
    • GENERAL INDEX.
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