Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on June 23, 1974 · Page 128
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June 23, 1974

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 128

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ORDER House of Wesley's... CREEPING RED at Amazingly LOW PRICES 4 plants $100 for I 24for*4 75 48or $ 925 8 for $1.75 12 for $2.50 Plus Valuable Peony Bonus! i ·i · · f^. ^fc · · _.^^^^^B . ^J *w^jfisr* ._ . · a »^ · m^ ·. .t^aaaia^ WHY 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 m sun OR shade, and in poor soil. On steep slopes where mowing Is difficult, 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 interesting. · Small areas, of grass are a continual chore to .keep mown and trimmed but ground covers require almost no care. They are excellent protection and soil conditioners. They hold the fallen leaves from blowing away, thus helping to add annually to the humus content. SEDUM /Vow to cover those hard-to- fill bare spots with Blazing Color I heck these Special Features of the Perfect Ground Cover! CREEPING RED SEDUM WHY CREEPING RED SEDUM? in Any Soil ^Thrives in Sun or Partial Shade jxNo Special Care Needed jx Extremely Hardy ^Brilliant Color long-lasting Foliage 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 20£ per plant in lots of two dozen! Om of Stdum's most valuable assets to its 'lull time beauty. Luth foliage begins in tarty spring, and star-shaped wine red flowers delight the viewer from late June through September. The attractive semi*vergreen foliage lasts well into winter, maintaining Its rich green and bronze color nearly all year round. Besides being one of the loveliest of the ground covers, Sedum also rates high on the other requirement*. It to hardy, grows well in sun or partial shade, in sandy ·oil, day soil, or good sou. 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. FULLY GUARANTEED All Hems guaranteed to b* of hkjli quality, exactly as'advertised and to arrive hi good; k^^M^M *m«^ am --· -- -- »:-- ^Ju *-- Manny common or purcnaee price wai ue refunded. RETURN SHIPPING LABEL ONLY --you may keep tJwTplanta. (One year Narit). Each plant will easily and quickly spread to fill one sq. ft Sedum spreads evenly, maintains its uniform smooth beauty at all stages of growth. Unlike some other ground covers, Sedum, also called "Dragon's Blood," stays where you put tt -- does not straggle out kilo places where H doesn't belong. · ' Wldurin " "* pwllftlnfl · 9 * lnrt hewy SEND this Special Offer Coupon Wow is a Good Time to Order RED SEDUM! Your young Sedum plants will establish themselves and begin to spread a few days after planting. In a month or so they will already be 34 inches in diameter. They ihay lose their foliage as the first winter progresses but will leaf out again hi 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, R. R. 1, Bloomington, Illinois 61701 TOD AY to receive your Red Sedum and Peonies I 1959-10* IsioonMigtaii, II. 41701 Please send the following: HOW MANY CAT. NO. 242 .-628 ITEM Creeping Rod Sedum. Red Peony Bonus (2 for 2S* .with.orders of S2.50 up)' TOTAL 2 PEONIES 254 lllfnois I NAME add CX for antage ana* kaaflinf. d $% sales tax. coat eryone's favorite. With Sedum orders of $2.50 or more, JADOIKM. you can order 2 Red Peony bushes (a reg. $1.75 value) for only 25*. Take advantage of these extra savings on handsome peonies--special with this value-packed Sedum offer. ICITY- I STATE.

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