By Peter Henderson, Bergen City, N. J., Author Of "Gardening For Profit."
MR. HENDENSON is known as the largest Commercial Florist m the country. In the present work he gives a toll account of his modes of propagation and cultivation. It is adapted to the wants of the amateur, as well as the professional grower.
The seope of the work may be judged from the following
Aspect and Soil.
Designs for Flower Gardens.
Planting of Flower Beds.
Soils for Potting.
Temperature and Moisture.
The Potting of Plants,
Cold Frames - Winter Protection.
Construction of Hot-Beds.
Modes of Heating.
Propagation by Seeds.
Propagation by Cuttings.
Propagation of Lilies.
Culture of the Rose.
Culture of the Verbena.
Culture of the Tuberose,
Orchid Culture. Holland Bulbs. Cape Bulbs.
Nature's Law of Colors. Packing Plants. Plants by. Mail. Profits of Floriculture. Soft-Wooded Plants. Annrals.
Hardy Herbaceous Plants. Greenhouse Plants. Diary of Operations for each Day of the Tear.
Beoutifully Illustrated. Sent post-paid. Price, $1.50.
Orange Judd Company,
751 Broadway, New-York.