This section is from the book "Beautiful Gardens - How To Make Them And Maintain Them", by Walter P. Wright. Also available from Amazon: Beautiful Gardens: How To Make And Maintain Them.
Vegetables. - Lift and store Beetroot and Carrots. Plant out Cabbages. Plant Lettuces. Lift Potatoes. Clear off all decaying crops.
Fruit. - Gather Apples and Pears. Shorten Vine laterals.
Flower Garden. - Lift and store Begonias. Put in Calceolaria and Pentstemon cuttings. Lift, dry, and store Dahlias and Gladioli. Plant Daffodils, Crocuses, Snowdrops, Hyacinths, and Tulips. Plant Paeonies. Make up a hotbed and frame for Violets. Put in Rose cuttings. Plant Primroses, Canterbury Bells, Wallflowers, Arabises, Aubrietias, Forget-me-nots, and Foxgloves.
Greenhouse and Conservatory. - Gradually dry off Caladiums. House Chrysanthemums. Put Calceolarias and Cinerarias in the greenhouse. Gradually dry off Gloxinias. Pot Hyacinths, Tulips, Liliums, Narcissi, and other bulbs.