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D. Landreth Seed Co., 1784-1931 [catalog]

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Written in English


  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Seeds,
  • Vegetables,
  • Flowers,
  • Seed industry and trade

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Edition Notes

ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination96 pages :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26481096M

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Historical Seed Catalogs: D. Landreth Seed Company () – 3 in a series. I was really struck by the color pages of this catalog. I didn’t think they went in for color much at this time () and I would guess it had to be somewhat expensive for them to include that. The catalog is filled with articles, testimonials, advertisements and artwork from the 60 year archive. It’s a catalog worthy of a place among your favorite coffee table books. From humble beginnings in Philadelphia in , David Landreth started the seed company and sold seeds to the City of Philadelphia and several nearby estates.   The honor of publishing the first American seed catalog goes to 18th century horticulturist David Landreth. The D. Landreth Seed Co. --which was founded in in Philadelphia and still exists today as one of the oldest companies in the nation -- introduced the zinnia, the white potato, various tomatoes and Bloomsdale spinach to America. The page D. Landreth Seed Co. catalog, which features the cover of the centennial edition, is available online at or by calling () Production costs have.

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