Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on March 13, 1964 · Page 17
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Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 17

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A Pfefafe Sfory. . . Pfcfe Oi The Packets Little packets in tite racil- Mom selects some, quit; a knack. And when It is time to sow, Sonny planti seeds in the row. Old Tlie horticultural miracles of Italy, ancient Palestine and modern India are being repeated and surpassed in the many old and new plants for home properties imported and hybridized by California nur^ scrymen, according to the American Association of Nurserymen. af\ Hardware v Furnitttre-Apptiances At bst — the promise of a lovely green carpet of dichondra can come true UNTIL TODAY llicre lias been no really practical way to get rid of the weeds tiiat spoil the promise of a beautiful dichondra lawn. New BONUS clears out weeds Now with Scotts new BONUS FOR DICHON­ DRA. you easily destroy weed enemies of di­ chondra. Excn ihc most )iated wced.s — crabgrass, chickwced, oxalis. and poa annua — need not stand in the way of your sviccess. Scotls BONUS also fertilizes dichondra BONUS is truly a miracle development of Scotts Research. You soon gain control over weeds and crabgrass as you feed \-our dichon­ dra to thicker, greener growth. BONUS is so easy to apply — takes less than half an hour for the average size dichondra lawn. Introductorj- offer saves you So when you buy BONUS and the Scotts Spreader together. Come in today. Every Scotts product is backed by this historic promise: Satisfaction or your money back. Fumitur* Draperies Housewares Hardwares 19 Eo>t CHrvi-PY 3-3277 Redwood quite satisfactory for skyline specimen The redwood tree's (Sequoia sempervierens) best use is as a skyline tree or as a background tree for other plantings. It isn't recommended to plant the redwood as a cover for other plants because its shade is so dense that even shade plants won't grow under it for long. The redwood doesn't grow as rapidly in the arid climate of Southern California as it does in its native habitat farther north. No one knows how tall it will grow here or how long it will live. The oldest ones in he southland would be little more than a century old, and as redwoods go, this would be little more than a sapling. But it does well for us and is certainly worth growing, if you have the room. Rarely can a single lot stand more than one or two redwood U-ees. Where there are several acres such as in a rural area or in parks, groves of redwood trees are a beautiful attraction. Joe Littlefield to visit Dangermond's Saturday Gardeners and flower hobbyists of the redlands area will have an opportunity to visit with Joe Littlefield, one of the South land's foremost garden authori ties Saturday when he is spend "mg the day at Dangermond's Nursery, 27601 Redlands boulevard. Mr. Littlefield. famous for giving practical advice both understandably and entertainingly, will discuss gardening in the Redlands area. He will also answer questions and assist with the problems of local gardeners. Through his lectures, and the articles he contributes to garden magazines and newspapers, Joe Littlefield weaves his own homespun garden philosophy. He regards gardening not as a task but as an adventure in enjoyment. He avoids the solemn, ponderous approach. With friendly informality, and deft touch, he discusses gardening fundamentals in a way that hold the interest of both expert and beginner. 'Anyone" he maintains, "can become a successful gardener merely by following through conscientiously on a few basic Redlands Daily Facts Friday, Mar. U 1964-17 principles. I've been chattmg about gardening with all kinds of folks, for over 33 years, and have yet to meet anyone who couldn't learn to grow many of the lovely plants with which the Good Lord blesseth this earth.'" TREASURE HOUSE Your unused furniture or ap pliances will find a ready market through Classified .4ds. FOLDING DRAPERIES DAYSTAR h»$ created fhe firsf Jroly practical and beautiful folding drapery by combining th* amaxms properties of Dew Verelite and tht axclusive DAYSTAR Flexi-Md principle. • NO DRY CLEANING • NO SHRINKING • NO FADING • LIFETIME PERMANENCY • CUSTOM DESIGNED • REPELS DUST REDLANDS SHADE SHOP 620 ORANGE ST. PH. 792-5807 It's AIR-KOOL'S GIGANTIC at LOW WINTER PRICES!! We're FACTORY DIRECT! In Effe^*' Look! KG MONEY DOWN- No PAYMENT for 6 Months ON APPROVED CREDIT/ This is AIR-KOOL'S FAMOUS BUG-FREE PATIO! Now You Can Add An Sxtra Measure to Family living... To Outdoor Bntertaining WONI CORRODE A Must for All • Beach Homes Tilt KtWPOtTM Con taiBr It CMTtrftd fo A lBa -Fr«« Pafis Aurtim* YOB Oisirt ECONOMY "NEWPORTER" Choice of SCUD COLORS, FLORAL PATTERNS or PLAIN! 24 HOUR ACT NOW PHONE SERVICE aii4 Awa{ir>- Un f iBTMT niKt! CALL PY 60212 0PEM7DAYSA WEEK9A.M. T0 7P.M. Be Cooler This Summer by 20% By Aerud Test! 24599 1 Base line Patio Center of San Bernardino

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