Siebrecht flower named Belle Siebrecht - note: Helen Keller mentioned in paragraph above
Gl LAXT OF SPBI5G FLO WEBS Friends of the Farmers Club if the American Institute Treated to a Rare Exhibition Topics .Discussed.! The friends of the Farmera Olnh! nf th American Institute were Invited yesterday to an exhibition of Spring flowers and ornamental plants in the institute rooms, 115 West Thirty-eighth Street ; ' , . - - Among the most Interesting- flowers n. hibited were the, wild flowers,-the Violets, tne wild white everlasting, with the buds not yet open, the tiny starlike lavender flower,- popularly known as Innocence, and tour or nve other varieties. A number of large, beautiful pink carnations.' deen red ones, white ones, and a red and white variety named for the little blind girl who has attracted so much attention and Is now in New-York Helen Keller were also on exhibition. ' ' " i There was Slebrechfs beautiful new pink hybrid tea rose. Belle Siebrecht. that has won man v nri x th. nM.f,,kiA.i and the graceful bleeding heart. Dicentra. yellow alyssum. and . other cut flowers, marked carefully with their botanical names, and geraniums, palms, rubber plants, plants with variegated foliage, large and exquisite ferns, and a curious cactus. The club held its regular monthly meeting during the afternoon, and Spring flowers for the house and garden were discussed. Th,? ?exl f ,nd Jst roe"" or the season will be held the second Tuesday in June and will be devoted to strawberries and roses. ,i . .