Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on May 26, 1974 · Page 107
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Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 107

Charleston, West Virginia
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Sunday, May 26, 1974
Page 107
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ORDER House of Wesley's... CREEPING RED at Amazingly LOW PRICES Jfeeffe * *r $1.75 fJU 12 for $2.50 Plus Valuable Peony Bonus! WHY -- - -*Th MI «.*_. ..^^M^^M .._:-' ^a-'^^.f'^. .-·.» . 5'_ *k^m.MYAAJMm... aM'rniiiuM ^ PLANT A GROUND COVER? In many areas and situations, ground covers are more appropriate and more satisfactory than turf. They are able to grow and thrive in sun OR shade, and in poor soil. On steep slopes where mowing Is dHfictrtt, ground cover is much more effective and much less laborious to maintain than grass. Ground covers hold the soil as well* as turf and-the textures are far more Small areas of grass are a continual chore to keep mown and Umimed but ground coveis reauire almost no care. They are- excellent protection, and soil conditioners. They hold the fatten leaves from blowing away, thus helping to add annually to the humus content. SEDUM Now to cover those hard-to-fill bare spots with Blazing Color! heck these Special Features of the Perfect Ground Cover! CREEPING RED SEDUM ^ Grows in Any Soil ^Thrives in Sun or Partial Shade ^ No Special Care Needed . Extremely Hardy ^Brilliant Color ^Rich, long-lasting Foliage ^Neat, uniform Growth ^ Quick, but Disciplined Spreading ^ Guaranteed ^ Inexpensive You will receive hardy northern nursery grown plants carefully packaged to arrive in prime condition. An outstanding buy at less than 200 per ·WHY CREEPING RED SEDUM? plant in lots of two dozen! One of Sedum's most valuable assets is Us full time beauty. Lush foliage begins in early spring, and star-shaped wine red flowers delight the viewer from late June through September. The attractive semi-evergreen foliage lasts well into winter, maintaining Ha rich green and brorue color nearly all year round. Besides being one of the loveliest of the ground covers. Sedum also rates high on the other requirements. It is hardy, grows well in sun or partial shade, in sandy soil, day SON, or good soH. Its thick foliage and root system hold the soil on slopes or banks. The neat 3-4" cover forms a dense perennial mat to bring green and wine red beauty to slopes, borders, rocky areas, anywhere beauty and durability are needed. Each plant wHI easily and quickly spread to fill one sq. ft Sedum spreads evenly. maintain* its uniform smooth beauty at all stages of growth. Unlike some other ground covers, Sedum, also called "Dragon's Blood," stays where you put it- does not straggle out into places where H doesn't belong. _ _ _ , _ ! ^ ^ l J l m l I M e ' * ndurin9 "* ******* · 8-nrt htwy SEND climatic and _ . . . . . ,, -- . . _ _ _ ».._-__. FULLY GUARANTEED AN Mean guaiantssd to be. of high quality,. ·XevCily flat ·ovwnMO flno to flfiwfc HI yooo f tlMafttty CQIMMtNMt Of pUfdltWIfc pflCat MM Ml refunded. RETURN SHIPPING LABEL ONLY -you mat keep Ow plants. (One year Hart). : a. 20 /Vow is a Good Time to Order RED SEDUM! Your young Sedum plants will establish themselves begin to spread a few days after planting. In a month 'or so they will already be 3-4 inches in diameter. They may lose their foliage as the first winter progresses but will leaf out again in early spring. During a long growing season they may reach 12" in diameter, always maintaining their neat regulated shape. HOME OFFICE HOUSE OF WESLEY, Nursery Division, Ft. R. 1, Bloomington, Illinois 61701 , ,, _ . ,-,,,, ' this Special Offer Coupon · · TODAY to receive your Red Sedum and Peonies! M ·£·!*. FUMtlJ DIVISION !lLH. DM*. 1059-109 IH. Please send the'following: HOW MANY CAT. NO. 242 628 ITEM Creeping Red Sedum Red Peony Bonus (2 for 2S with orders of S2.50 up) . TOTAL 2 PEON1IS 254 eryone's favorite. With Sedum orders of S2JO or more, j ADOKSS- you can order 2 Red Peony bushes (a rag. S1.75 value) for i C1TY only 25*. Take advantage of these extra savings on handsome peonies--special with this value-packed Sedum offer. j PIMM add CSC for postage snd i Illinois resident* pIsMii add S'.i JNAME I ing. t*x. con STATE. .ZIP-

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