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1 edition of Rare and choice peonies found in the catalog.

Rare and choice peonies

August, 1923 : descriptive price list

by Movilla Gardens (Haverford, Pa.)

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Published by Movilla Gardens in Haverford, Pa .
Written in English

  • Peonies,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Varieties,
  • Prices,
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Movilla Gardens (Haverford, Pa.)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementJames Boyd ; Movilla Gardens
    ContributionsBoyd, James, Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26243459M

    Al Rogers has been growing peonies since childhood, and this book represents more than 60 years' experience. Peonies are treasured by gardeners for their longevity, lush foliage, rich fragrance, and landscape uses. Captured within these pages are not only the flavor, charm, and history of the peony and its hybridizers but also expert information about the genus Paeonia 5/5(1). Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery: rare and heirloom peonies, daylilies, clematis, hosta, shrubs, and perennials. Currently spring shipping to USDA zone 5 and above SALE * * * 20% OFF SELECT VARIETIES OF TREE PEONIES * * * APRIL 22 TO AP

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