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Peg and James plant some bulbs

Mary Batchelor

Peg and James plant some bulbs

by Mary Batchelor

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Published by Pickering and Inglis in London (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Text, col. ill. on lining papers.

    Statementby Mary Batchelor ; illustrated by Jolyne Knox.
    ContributionsKnox, Jolyne.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(20)p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20326197M
    ISBN 100720822521
    OCLC/WorldCa16368583

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    With hanging baskets and flower pouches you can brighten up a sunny wall, or with the right choice of plants, even add colour to those tricky shady areas. Why not grow fresh herbs throughout the winter with an indoor basket next to a sunny window! When to plant hanging baskets and containers. Other common names iris 'Peter James'. Family Iridaceae. Genus Iris may be rhizomatous or bulbous perennials, with narrow leaves and erect stems bearing flowers with 3 large spreading or pendent fall petals, alternating with 3 erect, often smaller, standard petals, in late winter, spring or early summer.

    Galanthus nivalis grows to around 7–15 cm tall, flowering between January and April in the northern temperate zone (January–May in the wild). They are perennial, herbaceous plants which grow from bulb generally produces two linear, or very narrowly lanceolate, greyish-green leaves and an erect, leafless scape (flowering stalk), which bears at the top a pair of bract-like spathe Family: Amaryllidaceae.   Bulbs are modified stems of some plants. The stem is modified to be a storage organ where the plant stores its reserve materials which it would use in times of need. The best example for this would be an onion. The bulbs generally contain scaly ou.


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True bulbs, such as daffodils, tulips, hyacinths, and snowdrops, often have a papery skin or tunic on the outside, much like an onion. Bulbs with a papery covering are called tunicate bulbs. The tunic helps protect the bulb from drying out when it’s resting or waiting to be planted.

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