|Contributions||Simpson, H. P., Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection|
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Descriptive price list [of] irises: / H.P. Simpson. Item Preview Irises (Plants) Varieties, Bulbs (Plants) Catalogs Publisher This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library. See also WorldCat (this item) plus. A Guide to Bearded Irises also provides portraits of the most outstanding plants in each of the six recognized categories, from the dainty miniature dwarf bearded irises to the stately tall bearded irises. A resource section lists specialty nurseries, organizations devoted to bearded irises, and public gardens with notable iris collections/5(35). Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — $ $ Paperback As a new collector of irises, I wanted an authoratative book that would help me to create a colorful display during the entire growing season and "The Gardener's Iris Book" taught me which plants to choose according to it's individual bloom season, height, color /5(38). Irises was a book I picked up because of the cover. A hazy image of two girls, possibly sisters, overlooking moving water. Now that I've flipped over the last page, I've realized the cover depicts a type of sorrow that lingers through the pages. Irises is a tale of love and hope. Two normal girls, sisters two years apart, left alone with /5.
1 folded sheet ; 26 x 14 cm, folded to 14 x 9 cmPages: 8. Iris Press. The Iris Publishing Group Online. Search Books and Authors. Menu. The Gardener's Iris Book by William Shear contains broad yet very detailed information about all types of irises and clear instructions on their cultivation and division. I bought it because it was highly recommended in a Schreiner's Iris Gardens catalog, and I was /5(31). May 6, - Explore sophiatfuller's board "Antique Seed Catalogs", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Seed catalogs, Seeds and Vintage seed packets pins.
The information about Irises shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the . One of my best finds of the year is Irises: A Gardener's Encyclopedia by Claire Austin. The book covers a lot of ground and even includes photos of roots of different types of irises. There is also a section on hybridizing and growing irises from seed. The information and photos in /5(23). Each one of Van Gogh's irises is unique. He carefully studied their movements and shapes to create a variety of curved silhouettes bounded by wavy, twisting, and curling lines. The painting's first owner, French art critic Octave Mirbeau, one of Van Gogh's earliest supporters, wrote: "How well he has understood the exquisite nature of flowers!". Beardless rhizomatous irises It has been generally divided into 2 sections, 'Limniris', which is further divided down to about 16 series and 'Lophiris' (also known as 'Evansias' or crested iris.  Japanese Iris (Iris ensata) or hanashōbu, cv. 'Kumoinogan'.