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Plants - Transplanting, Pruning and the Tools Involved

by W. J. Bean

This guide will prove of much interest to the modern gardener. Illustrated with black and white drawings and diagrams. Contents Include: Need for Transplanting; Season for Transplanting; How to Transplant; Pruning...


A Guide to Pruning Hardy Fruit Trees

by Frederick W. Keeble

All aspects of pruning the orchard are covered in this informative article written by an expert on the subject. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully...


A Guide to Growing Pineapples under Glass

by David Thomson

All aspects of pineapple cultivation in the greenhouse are dealt with in this handy volume written by an expert on the subject. Thoroughly recommended reading for the budding gardener, it contains a wealth of...


A Selection of Articles about Growing Fruit Plants, Bushes and Trees in Pots

by Various

This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.


Pruning Pear Trees - Three Articles

by Various

All aspects of pruning pear trees are dealt with in this handy volume written by various experts in the subject. Thoroughly recommended reading for the budding gardener, it contains a wealth of information forming...


Apple Trees - An Article on their Different Varieties

by Robert Atkinson

This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.


An Article on the Construction of Cold Frames for Early Vegetable and Flowering Plants

by Charles H. Nissley

This volume contains an article on the construction of cold frames for early vegetable and flowering plants. Written in clear, concise language and including simple instructions and invaluable information on...


An Article about How to Prune Fruit Bushes and Trees Young and Old

by W. P. Seabrook

Illustrated with black and white photographs. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience....


An Article about Spraying Solutions Used to Control Pests and Diseases of the Apple Tree in the Past

by F. A. Waugh

This vintage book contains a complete guide to spraying fruit as a method of pest control, with information on machinery, ingredients, preparation methods, and more. Profusely illustrated and written in plain...


The Root Crops - With Information on Turnips, Swedes, Mangolds, Carrots, Kohlrabi and Their Cultivation

by Various

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality,...


Methods of Budding for the Gardener - With Information on Grafting, Cutting and Other Aspects of Budding

by Various

This antiquarian book contains a detailed guide to gardening, with practicable information on grafting, cutting, and other aspects of budding. Complete with clear instructions, a wealth of interesting and practicable...


The Making and Management of Lawns and Sports Grounds

by R. B. Dawson

This guide will appeal to the lawn lover and groundsman alike. It is illustrated with black and white photographs. Contents Include: Introduction; Turf Grasses; Preparation of the Soil before Seeding or Sodding;...


The Modern Rock Garden - With Chapters on Preparation and Construction

by Herbert Cowley

This guide to rock gardens will prove of much interest to today's gardener. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. Contents Include: Preparation; Construction; The Moraine or Scree Garden;...


The Modern Flower Garden 2. The Herbaceous Border - With Chapters on Planning and Arrangement

by Kitty Lloyd Jones

Volume 2 in a series about the flower garden deals with all aspects of herbaceous borders. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Contents Include: First Considerations; Planning and Arrangement; Maintenance...


The Modern Flower Garden 6. Lilies - With Chapters on Lily Species and Propagation

by W. A. Constable

Volume 6 in a series about the flower garden deals with all aspects of growing lilies. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Contents Include: The Genus: its Uses and Requirements; Lilies for Pots; Hybrids;...


The Modern Flower Garden 5. Irises - With Chapters on the Genus and its Species and Raising Seedlings

by F. Wynn Hellings

Volume 5 in a series about the flower garden deals with all aspects of growing irises. Illustrated with black and white photographs. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The...


Plants - The Greenhouse and the Tropical House

by William Watson

This rare antiquarian book contains a definitive handbook for greenhouse and tropical house management, comprising timeless information as helpful today as it was at the time of its original publication. This...


Exhibitions and Exhibiting - With Chapters on Staging Flowers and Exhibiting Vegetables

by Arthur J. Cobb

A guide to exhibiting flowers, fruit and vegetables that will prove of much interest to the competition gardener today. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has...


Botany for Gardeners - With Chapters on Plant Structure, Plant Breeding and the Life of the Germinating Seedling

by Frederick W. Keeble

A book containing a wealth of information about botany aimed at the gardener. Extensively illustrated with black and white drawings and diagrams. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s...


Allotment Gardening and Vegetables for Exhibition - With Chapters on Preparation of the Ground and Cropping

by G. T. Tinley

This vintage text contains a detailed treatise on growing vegetables in allotments. It also contains invaluable information on exhibiting vegetables, with complete instructions on the growing of leeks, shallots,...