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BULBS AND BULB CULTURE.

Il 28trated. By D. T. FISH. In cloth gilt, in one vol., 465pp., price 5e, by post 58. 6d.
also in Parts, as under, 1s, each :
Part I.-SNOWDROP, BULBOCODIUM, STERNBERGIA, CROCUS, COLCHICUM, TULIP, and HYACINTH
Part II.-ANEMONE, NARCISSUS, and Lily.
Part III.-GLADIOLUS, LACHENALIA, CYCLAMEN, RANUNCULUS, and SCILLA or SQUILL (Star

Hyacinth).
Part IV.-Ixias, SPARAXIS, TRITONIAS, and BABIANAS; IRIS, TIGER IBIS; SCHIZOSTYLIS

COCCINEA; and THE DAHLIA. Part V.-GLOXINIAS, THE PANCRATIUM, THE TUBEROSE, THE FRITILLARIA, THE ALSTRE

MERIAS, THE TRITELEIA UNIFLORA, THE AGAPANTA US UMBELLATUS, THE MUSCARI (Musk

or Grape Hyacinth), THE PEONIA, THE Oxalis, THE AMARYLLIS. Part VI.-THE ARUM, THE ALLIUM, THE ORNI THOGALUM OR STAR or BETHLEHEM, THE

ANOMATHECA, THE HÆMANTHUS OR BLOOD FLOWER, THE BRUNSVIGIA OB CANDELABRA
FLOWER, ERYTHRONIUM DENS CANIS (Dog's Tooth Violet), THE ANTHERICUM, THE
ANTHOLYZ, THE GLORIOSA (Clyron' ylis), TAE CAMASSIA, THE PUSCH KINIA, THE TRO.
PEOLUM OR INDIAN CRESS, THE ZEPHYRANTHES, THE CRINUM, THE CALOCHORTUS AND
CYCLOBOTARĄ, The NERINE, THE LYCORIS OR GOLDEN LILY, THE ERANTHIS OR WINTER

ACONITE, THE BOMAREA. " One of the best and most trustworthy books on bulb culture that have been put before the public.”- GARDENER'S CHRONICLE. CUCUMBER CULTURE FOR AMATEURS :

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MUSHROOM CULTURE FOR AMATEURS:
With full Directions for Successful Growth in Houses,

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