Louisiana, MO. Stark Nurseries. 1923.
30 pages of full color illustration, color pictorial paper wrappers, color and b/w in text illustrations, 70pp, 13 x 8.1/2 inches, 1 inch repaired tear to back cover, couple of tiny chips at front corners, otherwise very good condition. Cover shows Mr. and Mrs. Johnson of Kansas City Mo., developers of a profitable orchard, with their 3 year old Stark Golden Delicious trees. A fascinating source for information on older varieties of flowers, fruit and nursery stock. There is a two page color photo spread of rose varieties; trees; shrubs; pears, peaches, berries and many, many color plates of apples. Item #29607