Bottomley, Myrl E. The Design of Small Properties. New York: Macmillan Co., 1929.
Principles of design for city and country grounds; garden architecture; planting and maintenance in connection with design. Many diagrams of garden plans.
Chandler, Joseph Everett. The Colonial House. New York: Robert M. Mc-Bride & Co., 1924. Colonial gardens (pp. 195-212).
De La Mare, Alpheus T. (ed.). Garden Guide. New York: A. T. De La Mare Co., 1928. Dillistone, George. The Planning and Planting of Little Gardens. New York:
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920.
Garden designs and information on wild gardens, water gardens, and herbaceous borders.
Findlay, Hugh. Garden Making and Keeping. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1926.
Information on various types of gardens, planning and planting, kinds of plants, shrubs, and trees.
Hilborn, Ernest. The Amateur's Guide to Landscape Gardening. New York, 1923.
Hottes, Alfred Carl. The Book of Shrubs. New York: A.T. De La Mare Co., 1928.
Contains information on planting, transplanting, and propagation with notes on important shrubs.
_______1001 Garden Questions Answered. New York: A. T. De La Mare Co., 1926.
Information on lawns, soils, fertilizers, plant diseases, vegetables, trees, shrubs, and other subjects.
House Beautiful Gardening Manual. Boston: Atlantic Monthly Co., 1926.
Kellaway, Herbert J. How To Lay Out Suburban Grounds. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1915. Ramsey, Leonidas W. Landscaping the Home Grounds. New York: Macmillan Co., 1930.
Information on planning and planting grounds with planting plans and diagrams.
Steele, Fletcher. Design in the Little Garden. The Little Garden Series. Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1924.
Bush-Brown, Louise. Flowers for Every Garden. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1927.
Simple and practical information on all phases of modern gardening. Includes planting list for a ten-dollar garden.
P. Practical Flower Gardening. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1924. Durand, Herbert. Wild Flowers and Ferns: In Their Homes and in Our Gardens. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. King, Mrs. Francis. The Flower Garden Day by Day. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1927. _______The Little Garden. Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1921.
Includes information on soil, plan, garden accessories, flowers for the little garden, color, and care of garden and garden tools.
_______Variety in the Little Garden. Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1923.
McFarland, John Horace. The Rose in America. New York: Macmillan Co., 1923.
Care, planting, culture, propagation, and varieties.
Mitchell, Sydney Bancroft. Adventures in Flower Gardening. Reading with a Purpose Series, No. 28. Chicago: American Library Association, 1928.
Sherlock, Chesla C. City and Suburban Gardening. New York: A. T. De La Mare Co., 1928.
U.S. Department of Agriculture:1
Arbor Day - Its Purpose and Observance (Farmers' Bull. 1492).
Chrysanthemums for the Home (Farmers' Bull. 1311).
Dahlias for the Home (Farmers' Bull. 1370).
Growing Annual Flowering Plants (Farmers' Bull. 1171).
Herbaceous Perennials (Farmers' Bull. 1381).
Planting the Roadside (Farmers' Bull. 1481).
Roses for the Home (Farmers' Bull. 750).
Transplanting Trees and Shrubs (Farmers' Bull. 1591).
Trees for Roadside Planting (Farmers' Bull. 1482).
Trees for Town and City Streets (Farmers' Bull. 1208).
Wright, Richardson Little. The Practical Book of Outdoor Flowers. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1924.
Wright, Richardson Little, and Robert S. Lemmon (eds.). House and Garden's Second Book of Gardens. New York: Conde Nast Publications, Inc., 1927.
Detailed information on care and culture of various annuals, perennials, shrubs, roses, etc.
Durand, Herbert. My Wild Flower Garden. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1927. Mellen, Ida M. Roof Gardening. New York: A. T. De La Mare Co., 1929.
Beattie, W. R. The City Home Garden. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Farmers'
Bull. 1044. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1924. Pp. 30. De La Mare, Alpheus T. (ed.). Garden Guide. New York: A. T. De La Mare Co., 1928. Rexford, Eben Eugene. The Home Garden. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1918. Rockwell, Frederick Frye. Around the Year in the Garden. New York: Macmillan Co., 1926.
Guide for work with vegetables, fruits, and flowers.
[Note. - Information on plants and planting usually may be obtained upon request from the State Colleges of Agriculture.]
1 All obtainable from the Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.