Peonies and irises fall 1928, spring 1929 by C.H. Smith (Firm)

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  • Peonies,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nurseries (Horticulture),
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Irises (Plants),
  • Roots

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StatementC.H. Smith, Woodcrest Farm
ContributionsSmith, C. H., Woodcrest Farm, Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
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Pagination1 folded sheet (14 unnumbered pages) ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26403163M

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Peonies and irises: the world's best varieties / By. Northbrook Gardens. Battey, Paul L. Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection. Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info.

Glencoe, Illinois:Northbrook Gardens,[] Notes: Cover title. "Twentieth issue of the master list.". Peonies and irises [catalog] / C.F. Wassenberg. Item Preview remove-circle This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

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Peony species are divided into three categories: tree, herbaceous and intersectional, which is a hybrid of tree and herbaceous species. Tree peonies are deciduous with woody stems that remain standing past end-of-season frost. Herbaceous peonies are perennials that die back to the ground in late fall.

In late spring tulips and peonies are flowering and this is the time when the bearded iris type flowers. Very short bearded iris will flower earlier, before peonies, and the taller bearded iris flower at about the same time as peonies.

Recent breeding of bearded iris has produced cultivars that are repeat bloomers. Peonies are one of the glories of spring: fragrant and colorful —sometimes as big as your head—floating on feathery foliage. It’s no wonder that Paeonia has been revered for thousands of years For the latest information on new and improved peony varieties, join the American Peony Society, but these are a few dozen of the peonies that have our jaws on the.

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Peonies is a comprehensive guide to selecting and growing the best species and hybrids for every region and garden condition. In an easy-to-use format, this informative and practical reference book has dozens of color photographs and features chapters on: Genus Paeonia and the modern hybrids; Ornamental and herbaceous peoniesAuthor: Pamela Mcgeorge.

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Each peony is offered as a very generous eye division. That's large enough to bloom for you this season. Select a sunny location for your peony with good drainage and plenty of air circulation. Plant ' apart, a few inches deep. If planted too deply, they will not bloom. Peonies are hardy to zones 3 through 7.

Weeks 5, 6 & 7 - Lactiflora Herbaceous Peonies - Bloom with Tall Bearded Iris, Lupines. Weeks 7 & 8 - Intersectional Peonies - Bloom with Lilies, Black Eyed Susan.

Woodland Herbaceous Peonies are a separate species of herbaceous peonies worth noting individually due to their preference for shade.

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A border of mixed herbaceous peonies is always an image of beauty and elegance. If you plant peonies in your home garden, certainly consider planting them in groups. In mixed borders, peonies bloom with columbines, baptisias, and veronicas, and combine well with irises and roses.

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Peonies, poppies and irises: bold blooms of the summer border. By Andy McIndoe a great collector and lover of peonies. Bearded irises really are a fleeting pleasure in the summer garden, but few flowers attract so much attention.

trees, herbaceous perennials, flower bulbs, wildlife and garden design; he has authored books on all of. Claire Austin's Book of Perennials Revised Edition. new varieties with close-up photographs and full cultivation information • Beautifully illustrated sections on irises and peonies – special plants that will enhance your garden for years to come.

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Bliss, a cousin of a grandfather, and his work with early 20th century irises. Incredible list of the many different types of peonies flowers. Includes all colors, bloom types and many varieties.

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Since we have been providing a wide range of perennials, annuals, bulbs, shrubs, vines, amaryllis, gardening tools. Bearded Iris bloom is in “late spring,” after the tulips and daffodils, and often with oriental poppies and peonies.

There are six official classifications of Bearded Irises, based mostly on their heights, but the one everyone is interest in is called, not surprisingly, “Tall Bearded Irises.”.

Create a colorful and fragrant spring garden by mixing flowering herbs and perennials that bloom together in May and June. In this border, chives and lavender bloom in front of Amsonia, bearded iris, and peony.

Facebook Twitter. Send Text Message. Use Roses Generously. Roses, particularly shrub and landscape varieties, blend well with annuals. Irises are easy-to-grow perennials with flowers in nearly every color of the rainbow.

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Be careful to leave enough room between plants to provide for good air circulation. Reflowering: Remove spent blooms consistently; Bearded Irises will flower sequentially on buds spaced along the stems.

Dwarf Irises. Tall Bearded irises are gorgeous, but equally as beautiful and a less well known are Standard Dwarf Bearded irises, a title abbreviated to ‘SDB’.

These short irises grow to between 21 cm and 40 cm high and usually flower in May, although in southern counties, and warm springs, they can start to bloom in April. Irises 'Edith Wolford' is an older German Bearded Iris, but the awesome color combination assures that it will remain popular.

Dutch Iris 'Oriental Beauty' has been around for awhile in my garden, and is a reliable bloomer. Unknown Dutch Iris 'Flight of the Butterflies' is a Siberian iris that likes the moist conditions near the little pond in Max's Garden. Bearded irises need good air circulation. Plant them a minimum of 16 to 18 inches apart (less space for dwarf irises and more for tall bearded iris varieties).

Do not mulch. Mulching helps the soil retain moisture, and too much moisture will cause the rhizomes to rot. Remove seedpods that form after the blooms have faded. Explore jennfish6's board "Irises, Lilies, Peonies", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Peonies, Bearded iris and IrisK pins. Considered to be one of the finest white Siberian Irises, Iris sibirica 'White Swirl' (Siberian Iris) is a clump-forming perennial that stands out in the late spring to early summer garden.

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Protect Peonies and Iris with an Easy Fall Clean-Up. For healthier plants and even more flowers, give your peonies and iris a simple fall clean-up. PEONIES – Although peonies are generally care-free, they can be afflicted by powdery mildew (pictured here) and other fungal diseases.A yearly application of organic, all-purpose fertilizer and a top-dressing of compost is all a peony requires for good health.

If you mulch your flower beds, be sure to keep the mulch away from the base your peonies. If the base is covered with mulch, the plant reacts as if it has been planted too deep, and will produce few, if any, flowers.peony and iris border Neighbors down the street have an old stone wall out by the road.

A border of pink peonies and various shades of purple and lilac irises grows in front of it.

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