Cupid's Almanac and Guide to Hearticulture for This Year and Next

Author: John Cecil Clay
Language: English
Wordcount: 5,095 / 23 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 62.4
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 444
Added to site: 2007.12.03
mnybks.net#: 19228
Genre: Romance
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ore familiar or popular summer annual than the common or Garden Hammock plant or Swingia (Embracia Pendulosa). It is seen at its best in the evening, often blooming late; sometimes it is called the Night-Blooming Serious. Though a composite flower, when at the full the two heads are often so close as to be mistaken for a single one.

Another night-blooming plant is the Serenade vine (Mandolina Nightbawlia),--a climber encouraged by some, but regarded by others as a nuisance. Unlike other vines, it cannot stand wet weather. A sudden rain, the spray of a hose, even a pitcher of water, will choke it off altogether.

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THE HAMMOCK VINE

Sitclosia Pendulosa

MOONBEAMIA Family.

For best results should not be planted very close together.

[Illustration]

THE PITCHER PLANT

Mittifolia Curvia

This must not be mistaken for the

ICE PITCHER PLANT

Magnicranium

A morning glo

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