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Ornamental gardening in Florida
radio series - 1933-34.

Published 1933 by Cooperative extension work in agriculture and home economics in Gainesville, Fla .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Talk 1, The values of the garden / Mrs. A.G. Cummer
Talk 2, Minerals in relation to plants / L.W. Gaddum
Talk 3, Soil reactions in relation to gardening / O.C. Bryan
Talk 4, The role of beneficial soil micro-organisms in gardening / R.M. Barnette
Talk 5, The influence of environment on Florida garden plants / M.D. Cody
Talk 6, Preparing and fertilizing garden soils / W.A. Leukel
Talk 7, Gardening literature / Mrs. I.K. Cresap
Talk 8, Plant names, whence derived and what they mean / Erdman West
Talk 9, Annual flowering plants for the winter and spring garden / J.V. Watkins
Talk 10, Garden plants that plant themselves / J.V. Watkins
Talk 11, Planting and maintaining the garden / G.H. Blackmon
Talk 12, Architectural features of the flower garden / Rudolph Weaver
Talk 13, How to plant foundations / Harold Mowry.
Talk 14, Choice plants to use in foundation plantings / W.L. Floyd
Talk 15, Growing roses in Florida / Mrs. S.F. Poole
Talk 16, Propagation of Florida garden plants / John V. Watkins
Talk 17, Hardy ornamentals for the Florida garden / Harold Mowry
Talk 18, Deciduous trees for the Florida landscape / G.H. Blackmon
Talk 19, Ornemental Florida fruit trees / H.S. Wolfe
Talk 20, Rose varieties for Florida gardens / H. Harold Hume
Talk 21, Spraying for flower garden insects / A.N. Tissot
Talk 22, Diseases of the flower garden / Geo. F. Weber
Talk 23, Pruning trees and shrubs or butchering them-which? / Chas. E. Abbott
Talk 24, Flowering trees in Florida / A. F. Camp
Talk 25, The development of garden plants / P.H. Senn
Talk 26, Bamboos, the tree grasses / R.A. Young.
Talk 27, Whence came our Florida garden plants? / M.R. Ensign
Talk 28, Zephyranthes: flowers of the West wind / H. Harold Hume
Talk 29, Florida's native flowers / Erdman West
Talk 30, Annual plants for the summer flower garden / W.L. Floyd
Talk 31, Irises to enhance the beauty of Florida gardens / H. Harold Hume
Talk 32, Insect friends of garden plants / W.L. Thompson
Talk 33, Hibiscus, its place in Florida gardening / W.M. Fifield
Talk 34, Preparation and maintenance of lawns / W.E. Stokes
Talk 35, Harvesting and storing bulbs / R.D. Dickey
Talk 36, The lillies of the day / H. Harold Hume
Talk 37, Some new and old plants of Florida gardens / W.L. Floyd
Talk 38, Vine-clad walls, trellises and arbors / Harold Mowry
Talk 39, The simple things of gardening / H. Harold Hume
Talk 40, Natural beauties of Florida roadsides and their conservation / H. Harold Hume.

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