55 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover in Good to Very Good jacket. Binding sound, scattered light foxing to text. Jacket has light spotting and general smudging, with a small stain near rear edge of spine. Copyright 1954 by Old Salem Inc., organized for the restoration of Winston-Salem North Carolina. Dedicated to the garden clubs of Winston Salem NC and Greenwich CT. "To best prolong the life of flowers, understand them". Arranged alphabetically by flower or plant name, this unusual collation of the notes of Mary Reynolds Babcock offers tips, tricks and advice on the handling of cut flowers and stems so as to best preserve and prolong their freshness in arrangements. An unusual addition with some unique information for a gareener's reference shelf. #2475
Title: First Aid For Flowers. Mary Reynolds Babcock. Her Notes. Introduction By Beatrice P. Hendrix.
Author: Babcock, Mary Reynolds.
Edition: No Additional Printings Indicated
Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Company, 1954
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Good to Very Good
Size: 8vo, 8.5 x 5.25 Inches
Seller ID: 2475
Keywords: First Aid For Flowers, Mary Reynolds Babcock, Beatrice P. Hendrix, Floriculture, Flower Design, Cut Flowers, Floral Design, Flower Garrdening, Gardens, Garden Clubs, Flower Arrangement, Winston-Salem NC, Greenwich CT,