The British Fruit-gardener: And Art of Pruning: Comprising, the Most Approved Methods of Planting and Raising Every Useful Fruit-tree and Fruit-bearing-shrub: Etc., the True Successful Practice of Pruning, Etc., and Full Directions Concerning Soils, Situations, and Exposures
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Page 105 - ... of two or three pair of lobes terminated by an odd one. The flowers grow collected into heads at the top of the ftalks, are of a bright icarlet colour, and make a pretty appearance.