Mr. J. S. Negley, of Pittsburg, Pa., has backed our recommendation of his nursery by an elegantly packed box of novelties of superior excellence, and as an evidence of the advance of horticulture in that section of the West, we append a list of the newer articles:

Roses

Jules Margottin, General Castellan, William Masson, Souvenir de la Heine D'An-gleterre, General Jacqueminot, and Madame de Cambaceres - all hybrid perpetuals in the best condition, with the celebrated tea-rose, Gloire de Dijon.

Verbenas

Evening Star, Geant de Bataille, Celestial, Admiral Dundas, Mrs. Holford, Pet, Odorata Perfection, Joshua, Sarah, Ellen Murdoch, Elisabeth Strange, and Glory of America.

Petunias

Striata Magniflca and Imperialis.

Veronica

Meldensis.

Heliotrope

Splendidum.

Lantanas

Alba Grandiflora, Souvenir d'Alexander, and Crocea superba.

Geraniums

President, and James Hardrop - on all which we shall report in due season.

Fuchsias And Verbenas

To Mr. W. C. Strong, of Brighton, Mass., we are indebted for the following new plants:

Fuchsias

Fair Oriana, Little Treasure, Etoile du Nord, Souvenir de Chiswick, Star of the Night, and Venus de Medici.

Verbenas

Yennadesse, Metropolitan, Radiant, Rubens, Mrs. French, and Geant de Ba-taille.

Roses From Mr. Rivers

From Mr. Rivers, of Sawbridgeworth, Herts, England, we acknowledge a noble present of fifty of the finest and newest standard and dwarf standard Roses, by steamship via Southampton.