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Talks about Flowers.

By M. D. Wellcome
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  • TALKS ABOUT FLOWERS. BY MRS. M. D. WELLCOME.
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS.
  • Introduction.
  • A Talk to Farmers' Wives.
  • A Talk About "The Wild Garden."
    • THE WILD GARDEN.
      • Make Home Beautiful.
  • A Talk About Stocking the Garden.
  • The Phlox Drummondii.
    • VERBENAS.
    • PETUNIAS.
      • Pansies.
  • A Talk About Pansies.
    • MODE OF CULTURE.
    • ASTERS.
    • BALSAMS.
  • A Talk About Geraniums.
  • A Talk About Begonias.
    • BEGONIAS, NOT REX.
    • TUBEROUS ROOTED BEGONIA.
    • GLOXINIA.
    • TUBEROSE.
  • A Talk About Gladiolus.
    • NEW HYBRID GLADIOLUS.
    • GLADIOLUS PURPUREO-AURATUS.
    • GLADIOLUS GANDAVENSIS.
    • MODE OF CULTURE.
      • The Use of Flowers.
  • A Talk About Pelargoniums.
    • REGAL PELARGONIUMS
    • FRINGED AND STRIPED PELARGONIUMS.
    • HYBRID PERPETUAL PELARGONIUMS.
    • MODE OF CULTURE.
      • The Rhodora.
  • A Talk About Fuchsias.
    • ITS HISTORY AND CULTURE.
    • FUCHSIAS IN THE ISLE OF MAN.
    • PROPAGATING FUCHSIAS.
  • A Talk About Coleuses.
  • Ornamental Foliage Plants.
    • CROTONS.
    • FANCY CALADIUMS.
    • CALADIUM ESCULENTUM,
    • ERANTHEMUMS.
    • MARANTAS.
    • CANNAS.
    • DRACÆNA.
    • DRACÆNA GOLDIANA.
    • A BIG BEAN STORY.
  • A Talk About Primroses.
    • THE CHINESE PRIMROSE,
    • CARNATIONS AND PICOTEES.
    • PERPETUAL BLOOMERS,
    • THE ORIGIN OF THE FLORIST'S PINK.
    • DIANTHUS.
  • A Talk About Climbers.
    • HONEYSUCKLE.
    • CANARY BIRD FLOWER.
    • COBŒA SCANDENS.
    • CLEMATIS.
    • WISTARIA.
    • CHINESE WISTARIA AS A STANDARD.
      • Thoughts in My Garden.
  • A Talk About Several Things.
  • The Love of Flowers.
    • LAST WORDS OF THE POET HEINE.
    • THE OLD MAN AND THE FLOWERS.
    • CONVERTED BY A FLOWER.
  • A Talk About Abutilons.
  • A Talk About Dahlias.
    • SINGLE DAHLIAS.
    • AMARYLLIS.
    • HOYA CARNOSA, OR WAX PLANT.
  • Among My Flowers.
    • HELIOTROPE.
  • A Talk About Cyclamens and Oxalis.
    • OXALIS.
  • A Talk About Lilies.
    • "CONSIDER THE LILIES."
    • LONGIFLORUM LILIES.
    • DOUBLE WHITE BOUVARDIA, "ALFRED NEUNER."
    • CAMELLIA JAPONICA.
  • The Ingathering of the Flowers.
    • MY WINDOW BOX.
    • HYACINTHS.
    • INSECTS.
  • INDEX OF FLORISTS.
  • AUTHOR'S NOTES.
  • "AN ESSAY ON ROSES."
    • NOTICES OF THE PRESS.
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