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Those world-famous dahlias of E.L. Kunzman 1923 by Indiana Dahlia Farm

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Published by Indiana Dahlia Farm in New Albany, Ind .
Written in English


  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Varieties,
  • Seeds,
  • Prices,
  • Dahlias,
  • Flowers

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title.

Other titlesIndiana dahlia farm price list
StatementIndiana Dahlia Farm
ContributionsKunzman, E. L., Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination[20] p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26241302M

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For the past 20 years, he has hybridized all forms of dahlias; over of his varieties are listed in the American Dahlia Society’s ADS Classification and Handbook of Dahlias. After retiring from a year career as an educator, he owned and operated, together with his wife, Alpen Gardens, a commercial dahlia nursery, for 20 years. 15 Gorgeous Must-Plant Dahlias 'Black Satin' 'Bora Bora' 'Juul's Allstar' 'Clearview Daniel' 'El Sol' 'Crazy Legs 'Boogie Nites' 'Brittany Rey' 'Tutti Frutti' 'Jitterbug' . Varieties of Dahlia with names, Dahlia flower collection[+ dahlias]: Single flowered dahlias, decorative dahlias,cactus dahlias,dwarf bedding dahlias, pompon dahlias, dinner plate dahlia 1 2.   3. Dahlias are considered by many professional landscapers and gardener as one of the most attractive and most requested flowers. 4. The flower heads on dahlias can grow to be 1ft. in diameter! 5. The Dahlia is named after the Swedish 18th century botanist Anders Dahl, who originally declared the flower a vegetable, as the tubers are edible.