National Geographic : 1947 May
C(UNational Geographic society "Know-how" Makes Him an Expert at Transplanting Uncle Nep Thomas, holding a specimen of his favorite Salmon Queen azalea, is over 70. He has set out a large share of the plants now in Norfolk Gardens. His efforts have also helped supply other city parks with flowers. Kodachromes by B.Anthony Stewart Careful Handling IsImportant inAzalea Culture Forewoman Josephine Rollins shows how aplant's delicate roots areballed and wrapped in burlap foreven the shortest move. Late ormidsummer are good times to plant cuttings.Azaleas also can beraised from seed.