Garden Flowers New Varieties 2nd Series 1939
Wills Flowers and the Garden Garden Flowers New Varieties 2nd Series 1939 Garden Flowers New Varieties 2nd Series 1939 L40 - Popular 1930s garden writer Richard Sudell was a Fellow of the Royal Horticultural Society and was commission by Wills to select and describe new varieties of garden flowers for a series of cards. This is the second in the series and was issued in June 1939. We have to say he picked some good’uns, which are beautifully illustrated on the front, and include Begonia (Fire Sea), Cosmea, Dahlia (Killarney), Gazania (Treasure Flower), Iris (Golden Hind), Lupin (Attraction), Nsturtium (Scarlet Empress), Nolana Lanceolata (Blue Ensign), Rose (Permanent Wave) and Violet (Princess of Wales). The descriptions on the back contain helpful information concerning height and type of plant, what soil it likes and where they are best planted etc. A fantastic set particularly for anyone interested in horticulture. Cards size 79 x 62mm
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Garden Flowers New Varieties 2nd Series 1939

Issuer: Wills Condition: Very Good to Excellent * These are original and NOT reprints Description: Popular 1930s garden writer Richard Sudell was a Fellow of the Royal Horticultural Society and was commission by Wills to select and describe new varieties of garden flowers for a series of cards. This is the second in the series and was issued in June 1939. We have to say he picked some good’uns, which are beautifully illustrated on the front, and include Begonia (Fire Sea), Cosmea, Dahlia (Killarney), Gazania (Treasure Flower), Iris (Golden Hind), Lupin (Attraction), Nsturtium (Scarlet Empress), Nolana Lanceolata (Blue Ensign), Rose (Permanent Wave) and Violet (Princess of Wales). The descriptions on the back contain helpful information concerning height and type of plant, what soil it likes and where they are best planted etc. A fantastic set particularly for anyone interested in horticulture. Cards size 79 x 62mm Number of cards in set: L40 Abbreviations used for Number In Set:
EL = Extra Large; LT = Large Trade ( size 89 x 64mm); L = Large; M = Medium; K = Miniature.

Price for complete set: Catalogue Price £20.00 Special Offer £13.50

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