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HUGE Antique BEICHS Candy Jar APOTHECARY General Drug Store 2 Gallon Pumpkin
$75.00
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ANTIQUE Oriental Apothecary JAR HUMIDOR VanityJAR Tea Caddy CUP LID
$20.00
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Antique Glass Apothecary JAR Milk Jug Drugstore DISPLAY Candy DISPLAY JAR
$20.00
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Vintage Amber Brown Bubble Top Apothecary Jar Made in Belgium 7 Tall No Reserve
$9.99
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Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Hand Blown Pontic
$24.99
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RARE HUGE 2 GALLON UNUSUAL SHAPE BLOWN GLASS APOTHECARY SHOW DISPLAY JAR
$299.99
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Vintage Apothecary Jar With Painted Floral Pattern 85 Tall With Lid
$15.00
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Vintage clear Glass Apothecary drugstore jar with lid and seal nice 7 tall
$9.99
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Vintage Big Clear Counter Glass Apothecary candy Jar 10 tall 5 1 4 wide
$9.99
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Vintage Clear spun Glass Apothecary Drugstore candy Jar 9 tall
$9.99
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ANTIQUE Japan white Porcelain APOTHECARY JAR Vanity Jar Supply COTTON Canister
$9.99
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ANTIQUE Japan Porcelain APOTHECARY JAR Vanity Jar Supply GAUZE Canister
$11.99
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ANTIQUE Japan Porcelain APOTHECARY JAR Vanity Jar Supply VITAMIN Canister
$11.99
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Antique Vintage Apothecary Medicine Bottle Vitamins Jar With Lid Japan Porcelain
$10.99
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VTG APOTHECARY JARhand painted decoratedgilt trimbutterfliesfloral
$19.99
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Apothecary Jar Blown LUG Warren Glass Works NY Pulv Tully 10 Ground Stopper
$39.99
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Glass Apothecary Candy Jar General Store Display Jar Lid Silver Plated Stand
$7.50
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2 APOTHECARY JAR
$14.99
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2 Art Deco Apothecary Show Globe Counter Jar Pharmacy Glass Druggist Bottle Sign
$799.00
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2 BIG APOTHECARY JAR
$29.99
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LOT OF 14 VINTAGE MERCK AMBER GLASS APOTHECARY BOTTLE JAR WITH CAPS
$120.00
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Lot of Five Small Apothecary Jars Ground Glass Lids
$24.99
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Antique Chemline Apothecary Poison Bottle Jar Original Dovetail Wooden Crate
$225.00
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Vtg Apothecary Round Fat Belly Clear Glass Candy Jar Display Vanity Wedding
$4.99
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Vtg Apothecary Round Fat Belly Clear Glass Candy Jar Display Vanity Wedding
$4.99
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Vtg Apothecary 2 Tier Squat Clear Glass Candy Jar Wedding Display Buffet 2
$5.74
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Vintage Apothecary Glass Ginger Candy Jar Display Vanity Wedding Buffet 7 1 4
$4.99
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Vtg Apothecary Terrarium Glass Pedestal Footed Candy Jar Wedding Display Buffet
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Vtg Apothecary Round Egg Shape Clear Glass Candy Jar Display Vanity Wedding
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Vtg Apothecary Round Fat Belly Clear Glass Candy Jar Display Vanity Wedding
$4.99
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Vtg Apothecary Wheaton Spice Glass Jars w Tray Original box
$18.99
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Antique Vintage Glass Apothecary Drug Store Jar
$5.95
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Antique Vintage Glass Apothecary Drug Store Jar 2
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L E Smith Apothecary Clear Glass ANTIQUE Lid Pharmacy Jar 6 cup Vintage
$18.99
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY GLASS JAR GROUND TOP PHARMACY PHARMACEUTICAL MEDICINAL
$28.00
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Vtg APOTHECARY Case Glass Bottle Vial science chemistry set jars scientific bead
$20.00
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Apothecary Soda Fountain Drug General Store Bulbous Clear Glass Display Jar 10
$33.00
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vintage apothecary jars
$29.50
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SET OF 5 FRENCH PARIS ANTIQUE 19th C GLASS APOTHECARY JARS W TIN PAINTED LIDS
$750.00
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VINTAGE Apothecary JARS Vanity Jars Supply Canisters Candy DISPLAY 3
$21.00
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FRENCH 19th CENTURY PHARMACY APOTHECARY JAR CANISTER PONTEMOING PEIGNEY
FRENCH 19th CENTURY PHARMACY APOTHECARY JAR CANISTER PONTEMOING PEIGNEY
$225.00
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SET OF 3 ANTIQUE TIFFIN DAKOTA GLASS APOTHECARY JARS EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION
$275.00
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WHITE APOTHECARY JAR Rare A Collin Paris HAND PAINTED
$50.00
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Antique FRANKLIN CARO Chewing Gum for Bottle Jar Apothecary candy jar with lid
$79.99
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6841 Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar with Stopper Antique Drug Store Candy
6841 Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar with Stopper Antique Drug Store Candy
$74.99
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Vintage Apothecary 8 Sided Jar
Vintage Apothecary 8 Sided Jar
$25.00
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1900s NOS APOTHECARY QUACK MEDICINE advertising 038 UNAMRKED JAR
1900s NOS APOTHECARY QUACK MEDICINE advertising 038 UNAMRKED JAR
$15.00
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ANTIQUE HIGHLY DETAILED PAINTED GLASS DECORATIVE APOTHECARY JAR c1800s RARE
ANTIQUE HIGHLY DETAILED PAINTED GLASS DECORATIVE APOTHECARY JAR c1800s RARE
$175.00
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ANTIQUE HIGHLY DETAILED PAINTED GLASS DECORATIVE APOTHECARY JAR c1800s RARE
ANTIQUE HIGHLY DETAILED PAINTED GLASS DECORATIVE APOTHECARY JAR c1800s RARE
$175.00
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Antique Vintage Prescription Apothecary Jar Bottle White Glass W LId W T
Antique Vintage Prescription Apothecary Jar Bottle White Glass W LId W T
$24.99
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Set of 3 Vintage Tangerine Orange Glass Apothecary Jars Canisters Ground Lids
Set of 3 Vintage Tangerine Orange Glass Apothecary Jars Canisters Ground Lids
$113.72
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ANTIQUE EAPG TIFFIN DAKOTA GLASS APOTHECARY CANDY JAR SHOW GLOBE 13 1 4 TALL
$115.00
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925 YELLOW VASELINE Apothecary Jar Antique URANIUM glass ANNAGELB Decanter
925 YELLOW VASELINE Apothecary Jar Antique URANIUM glass ANNAGELB Decanter
$524.99
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Set of Two Vintage Apothecary Jars
Set of Two Vintage Apothecary Jars
$149.99
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR WITH GROUND GLASS STOPPER
VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR WITH GROUND GLASS STOPPER
$12.99
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Vintage WHITE BEAVERS COUGH CREAM drugstore APOTHECARY JAR medicine antique
Vintage WHITE BEAVERS COUGH CREAM drugstore APOTHECARY JAR medicine antique
$99.99
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FINE Antique Pair of French MEHUN PORCELAIN Apothecary JARS  LIDS circa 1890
FINE Antique Pair of French MEHUN PORCELAIN Apothecary JARS LIDS circa 1890
$1,300.00
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Vintage Merco Cotton Medical Jar Apothecary
Vintage Merco Cotton Medical Jar Apothecary
$15.99
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Vintage Grafco Tongue Depressor Apothecary Jar Stainless Lid
$15.99
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Vintage Apothecary Jar
Vintage Apothecary Jar
$64.99
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RARE CAMP FIRE COFFEE JAR W LID WL ALLEN ST LOUIS MO CAN SIGN APOTHECARY
RARE CAMP FIRE COFFEE JAR W LID WL ALLEN ST LOUIS MO CAN SIGN APOTHECARY
$39.95
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Vintage Apothecary Glass Counter Top 10 Sided Display Jar
Vintage Apothecary Glass Counter Top 10 Sided Display Jar
$39.00
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VTG AMBER APOTHECARY BOTTLE BAKELITE LID JAR
VTG AMBER APOTHECARY BOTTLE BAKELITE LID JAR
$12.98
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ANTIQUE BLUE GLASS APOTHECARY PHARMACY JAR BOTTLE WITH CLEAR STOPPER 11 1 2
ANTIQUE BLUE GLASS APOTHECARY PHARMACY JAR BOTTLE WITH CLEAR STOPPER 11 1 2
$49.99
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ANTIQUE CLEAR GLASS APOTHECARY JAR STORAGE CONTAINER
ANTIQUE CLEAR GLASS APOTHECARY JAR STORAGE CONTAINER
$75.00
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Vintage Porcelain Apothecary Jar With Lid French France Black on White Aubel EUC
Vintage Porcelain Apothecary Jar With Lid French France Black on White Aubel EUC
$79.99
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Antique 1800s Bohemian Glass Beaded Paneled Apothecary Jar Vanity Barber Bottle
Antique 1800s Bohemian Glass Beaded Paneled Apothecary Jar Vanity Barber Bottle
$25.00
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ANTIQUE LIDDED APOTHECARY JAR DRUG CANDY STORE CANISTER HEAVY 8 SIDED CRYSTAL
ANTIQUE LIDDED APOTHECARY JAR DRUG CANDY STORE CANISTER HEAVY 8 SIDED CRYSTAL
$24.00
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Vntg LGCrystal Blown Pressed Art Glass Pedestal Apothecary Counter Display Jar
Vntg LGCrystal Blown Pressed Art Glass Pedestal Apothecary Counter Display Jar
$51.99
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Antique Dakota Art Glass Apothecary Drugstore Candy Jar w Lid 12 1 4 Tall
Antique Dakota Art Glass Apothecary Drugstore Candy Jar w Lid 12 1 4 Tall
$125.00
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Lg Koezes Apothecary Jar Glass Canister Drugstore Candy Medical Storage kitchen
Lg Koezes Apothecary Jar Glass Canister Drugstore Candy Medical Storage kitchen
$24.99
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Pair of Vintage Antique Glass Apothecary Candy Jar 10 Panel Ball Finial top
$65.00
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Brown Glass Apothecary Jar
Brown Glass Apothecary Jar
$5.25
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Antique doctor apothecary jar all glass old nice one
$9.95
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Clear Apothecary Jar
Clear Apothecary Jar
$1.99
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Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Hand Blown Glass 1800s Cocillana Compound
Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Hand Blown Glass 1800s Cocillana Compound
$24.99
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Vintage GLASS APOTHECARY JAR 8 PANEL Medical SUPPLY CANISTER DISPLAY Candy
Vintage GLASS APOTHECARY JAR 8 PANEL Medical SUPPLY CANISTER DISPLAY Candy
$30.00
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Vintage APOTHECARY JAR Green Glass Panel Medical Supply DRUGSTORE DIsplay
Vintage APOTHECARY JAR Green Glass Panel Medical Supply DRUGSTORE DIsplay
$15.00
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ART DECO Apothecary Jar HAZEL ATLAS Vanity Cold Cream Spice TIN TOP w Lions
ART DECO Apothecary Jar HAZEL ATLAS Vanity Cold Cream Spice TIN TOP w Lions
$5.00
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Glass Apothecary Counter Jar True VTG Pontil Drug Store Candy Bath Display OLD
Glass Apothecary Counter Jar True VTG Pontil Drug Store Candy Bath Display OLD
$24.95
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VINTAGE CLEAR GLASS APOTHECARY JAR
VINTAGE CLEAR GLASS APOTHECARY JAR
$2.00
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LARGE VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR 12 WITH HAMMERED SILVER LID UNIQUE
LARGE VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR 12 WITH HAMMERED SILVER LID UNIQUE
$11.99
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Antique Tiffin Dakota Glass Drugstore Apothecary Candy Jar SWIRLL DESIGN
Antique Tiffin Dakota Glass Drugstore Apothecary Candy Jar SWIRLL DESIGN
$29.99
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Old Irregular Pair of Apothecary Jars Delfts Holland FG Marked
Old Irregular Pair of Apothecary Jars Delfts Holland FG Marked
$42.00
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Vintage Stemmed Glass Apothecary Jar
Vintage Stemmed Glass Apothecary Jar
$9.99
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1800s antique 13 APOTHECARY GLASS JAR ROCHELLE SALT schmidts drug store
1800s antique 13 APOTHECARY GLASS JAR ROCHELLE SALT schmidts drug store
$125.00
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Vintage Dr SHENS Ceramic Porcelain Apothecary Medicine Jar with Screw on Cap
Vintage Dr SHENS Ceramic Porcelain Apothecary Medicine Jar with Screw on Cap
$8.99
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Egg shaped apothecary Jar 11 tall
Egg shaped apothecary Jar 11 tall
$28.00
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Large Heavy Vintage Cobalt Blue Glass Apothecary Store Jar Bubbles NO LID
Large Heavy Vintage Cobalt Blue Glass Apothecary Store Jar Bubbles NO LID
$19.99
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VINTAGE GLASS TWIST POINT SPIRIL TOP APOTHECARY DRUG STORE CANDY JAR CONTAINER
VINTAGE GLASS TWIST POINT SPIRIL TOP APOTHECARY DRUG STORE CANDY JAR CONTAINER
$24.99
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Pair Antique 1800s French Medical Apothecary Jars Old Paris Porcelain A Collin
Pair Antique 1800s French Medical Apothecary Jars Old Paris Porcelain A Collin
$835.00
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Warren Glass Works New York Apothecary Jar Blown LUG Ground Top Bubbles 10
Warren Glass Works New York Apothecary Jar Blown LUG Ground Top Bubbles 10
$92.50
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Warren Glass Works New York Apothecary Jar Blown LUG Pulv Rhei Bubbles 10 Top
$92.50
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Vintage Pyrex Apothecary Laboratory Jar Bottle
Vintage Pyrex Apothecary Laboratory Jar Bottle
$49.99
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Vintage Pyrex Apothecary Laboratory Jar Bottle
Vintage Pyrex Apothecary Laboratory Jar Bottle
$59.99
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32 oz 1 qt 1000 ml glass Reagent bottle Apothecary jar wide mouth stopper QTY 3
32 oz 1 qt 1000 ml glass Reagent bottle Apothecary jar wide mouth stopper QTY 3
$32.99
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32 oz 1 qt 1000 ml glass Reagent bottle Apothecary jar wide mouth stopper QTY 6
$59.99
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Very Large Apothecary Jar Clear Glass with Top Great Store Counter Display
Very Large Apothecary Jar Clear Glass with Top Great Store Counter Display
$99.99
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5 Glass Apothecary JarsReagent Bottles60 to 1000mL
5 Glass Apothecary JarsReagent Bottles60 to 1000mL
$36.95
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4 Reagent Bottles 500mL 16oz Glass Apothecary Jars
$36.99
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Lot of 6 Assorted Sizes of Wheaton  Pyrex Apothecary Jars Chemistry Glass Lab
Lot of 6 Assorted Sizes of Wheaton Pyrex Apothecary Jars Chemistry Glass Lab
$29.99
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6 Reagent Bottles 60ml Apothecary Jar Chemical Storage
$32.95
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Pk 4125ml 4 oz Glass Reagent Bottles Apothecary Jar
$24.99
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4 Glass Apothecary JarsReagent Bottles60 125 250 500
$32.95
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Set of 4 250ml Glass Reagent Bottle Apothecary Jar Bottles
$29.95
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4 1000mL 34oz Glass Reagent Bottles Apothecary Jars
$42.99
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Dublin Crystal Apothecary Beverage Jar with Spigot
Dublin Crystal Apothecary Beverage Jar with Spigot
$49.99
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VTG Glass Lab Specimen Display Bottle Apothecary Jar Screw Lid 12 JL Co
$39.99
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Vintage Square Apothecary Jar Bottle w Ground Stopper Lid Labware E1370
Vintage Square Apothecary Jar Bottle w Ground Stopper Lid Labware E1370
$34.00
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Tall Heavy Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottles Excellent Air tightness Brand New
$47.00
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Vintage Square Apothecary 7 Bottle Jar w Ground Glass Stopper Lid E027
$38.00
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Vintage Antique Amber Square Apothecary Glass Bottle Jar E143 Brown Jar
$28.00
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REAGENT JARS APOTHECARY BOTTLES JAR BOTTLE 5 SIZES
REAGENT JARS APOTHECARY BOTTLES JAR BOTTLE 5 SIZES
$33.20
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APOTHECARY JAR WITH PILL CRUSHER MUST SEE 4 OUNCE SIZE
APOTHECARY JAR WITH PILL CRUSHER MUST SEE 4 OUNCE SIZE
$25.00
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Large old glass apothecary jar 11 tall vintage science medical glassware 3014
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Everybody knows and loves the exotic, tropical orchids (e.g., Phalaenopsis, and Cattleya), but wouldn't it be good to have an orchid that lives outside in temperate zones? It might surprise you to know that there are lots of gorgeous terrestrial orchids for temperate zones 5-9 which can be truly extremely uncomplicated to grow. Two such hardy temperate terrestrial orchids are Bletilla and Calanthe. Other genera worth experimenting with in temperate climates contain Aplectrum, Calopogon, Cephalanthera, Cymbidium, Epipactis, Goodyera, Habenaria, Pleione, Spiranthes, and Tipularia. We will not address epiphytic (non-soil growing) orchids in this report and Cypripediums (hardy lady slipper orchids) are covered inside a separate article.

Background

There are more than 880 genera and 30,000 variety inside family. Almost 10% of all identified plant life in the world are orchids...and you almost certainly thought they had been rare! Based around the complexity of their flower morphology and very specialized habitats and life cycles, orchids are considered to be the most extremely evolved of the monocots (plants that germinate with only 1 leaf). The identify Orchidaceae is derived from certainly a single of its genera (Orchis), which in turn is derived in the Greek word orkhis, meaning testicle, as Orchis species develop a pair of bulbs the dimension and form of dog testicles (I am not creating this up!). Gardeners have flocked to this charismatic group and horticulturists have bred or picked through 100,000 registered hybrids and cultivars of orchids and possibly four times as several unregistered hybrids.

Orchids are widespread on every continent except for Antarctica. North America has at the least 20 indigenous genera of cold tolerant orchids, and our dwelling state of North Carolina is home to 60 native orchid species.

Orchids happen to be coveted and grown for centuries. Over 2500 a extended time in the past the Chinese philosopher, Confucius, grew orchids and wrote poetry and music about them. The earliest written music that nonetheless exists today is Confucius' Youlan or The Solitary Orchid. Two thousand several years ago, the Greek botanist Dioscorides wrote a medical book, Materia Medica, describing how to make use of orchids as an aphrodisiac. In medieval Europe, a philosophy often known as the "doctrine of signatures" held that a plant's appearance indicated how mankind ought to use it; thus, orchids became widely applied to improve male sexual prowess. North American orchids made their way to Europe to the ships of Columbus and Cortez for the duration of the Age of Discovery. In 1885, The Royal Horticultural Culture in England started the primary Orchid Society and in 1921, the American Orchid Society was formed.

The orchid obsession was fueled in component by the 1851 publication of The Orchid Grower's Manual by B.S. The Victorian era of orchid madness was often known as the "orchidelirium", and it rivaled the Dutch tulip mania of the 1500s. Collectors mounted expensive expeditions that have been shrouded in secrecy, misinformation, danger and violence. Today, our obsession with orchids is supported by a billion-dollar business that propagates huge numbers in tissue culture laboratories.

Orchids are primarily applied as ornamental vegetation with a number of exceptions. Occasionally, orchid flowers are utilized as becoming a salad garnish in fancy restaurants and orchids are also common minimize flowers. Their ethnobotanical applications include their use as an aphrodisiac (Orchis bulbs), to staunch blood flow (Bletilla rhizomes), to decrease fertility in women (Ansellia), and as being a sedative and anti-anxiety medicine (Cypripedium rhizomes).

Morphology

Hardy orchids are usually herbaceous perennials that sort a tiny clump. Although several tropical orchids are epiphytic or lithophytic, most cold months hardy orchids are terrestrial, living inside the ground. Orchid roots tend to become short, fleshy, thick, fragile, and happen near the land surface. Other type create structures that could look like a round bulb, or a flattened corm. The rhizomes, bulbs, and corms are all referred to as pseudobulbs. Pseudobulbs are thick fleshy stems which will type beneath or above the ground. The backbulbs remain attached towards the crown in the place for a number of years to supply energy, but they ultimately deteriorate.

Cultivation

Euryops pectinatus is among those backyard plants that a gardener in a very dry, Mediterranean climate can't afford to overlook. It may not be fantastically spectacular as far as ornamental bushes go, but it is attractive enough, hardy to pests and disease, drought tolerant and ideal for the house gardener searching for low upkeep plants. Furthermore, it has one specific good quality that sets it aside from many other type of similar appearance.

Most hardy orchids are woodland, grassland or forest edge species, with only a quantity of tolerating direct sun. As a general rule, hardy orchids like well-drained, cool, moist soils. The combination of well-drained and moist soil often confuses gardeners. Imagine a sponge that has been squeezed out. It is both well drained (lots of air in it) and moist (lots of water in it). So as to offer well-drained, cool, moist land it is best to combine compost with your indigenous soil. We recommend a nutrient wealthy land using a pH amongst 6.2 and 6.5, in which not only orchids, but most backyard facilities are likely to thrive. As prolonged as the soil is nutritionally balanced, no additional fertilizers should be necessary unless directed by a earth test. If needed, use an all organic blend is recommended.

Once your mattress is finished, cautiously place your hardy orchid to ensure that you usually do not break any from the fragile roots. Spread the roots out as widely as possible. It is ideal if the crown of the plant is at terrain level or just slightly beneath since planting it too deep invites crown rot. Provide a covering of mulch to maintain in moisture and hold the soil cool. If your earth is organically active and not unbalanced by chemicals, slugs and snails needs to be kept in check.

Hardy orchids demand a period of chilly winter vernalization, however the roots do not like to freeze and thaw repeatedly. Keep other more aggressive plant life that may compete for nutrients away from hardy orchids. Small or medium sized hostas are very good companion plants, together with clump forming ferns, epimediums, helleborus, cyclamen, trillium along with other woodland dwellers. Since orchids are typically shallow rooted, usually do not use hoes for weed elimination.

Propagation of hardy orchids

Cypripedium, Bletilla, Calanthe, and Cymbidium will all sort clumps if they're happy. While the clumps don't need typical division, they might be divided to provide much more plants. The clumps should be very carefully dug so as to not harm the quite fragile fleshy roots. The new plantlets can be teased apart or cut aside which has a knife. Even though this can be accomplished in early summer, my favorite time is in the winter...assuming the ground within your area isn't frozen.

Orchid backbulbs have dormant buds that can become energetic once more when separated through the pseudobulb and planted. Backbulb propagation works greatest for Aplectrum, Bletilla, Calanthe, Cymbidium, Calopogon, and Tipularia.

It is incredibly hard to increase orchids from seed, not just because the seeds are the size of dust, but because most seeds have no endosperm and most seedlings tend not to form cotyledons. In the wild orchids necessitate a certain symbiotic mycorrhizal fungus to offer sugars, hormones, along with other progress factors towards the seedling until eventually it truly is significant enough to survive on its own. Orchids is usually grown from seed without the fungus (asymbiotically) in sterile tissue culture labs today thanks to a specialized course of action developed in 1922 by Dr. Lewis Knudson of Cornell University.

Immature pods (and seeds) are preferred since the mature seeds are dormant and contain germination inhibitors that need a chilly time period to overcome. The pods are floor sterilized in bleach then flamed with alcohol. The pods are reduce open which has a sterile scalpel, and scraped to remove the dust-like seeds. The seeds are surface sterilized and placed into jars containing a special progress combine of agar, sugars, hormones, and nutrients (the "Knudsen formula"). Bletilla grown from seed can flower in as tiny as three years, but most other hardy orchids take 6-8 several years from seed to flower. Now you fully grasp why hardy orchids is usually so pricey!

Euryops pectinatus is an evergreen little shrub, or woody perennial from South Africa. It grows to about 1-2meters (3-6ft) with grayish-green, finely toothed foliage. With normal clipping, its development is far more compact, and at a height of about 1 meter performs nicely as a background or filler place within a flower bed, or being a low informal hedge. It blooms profusely from the spring until eventually the beginning of winter, with prominent, deep yellow, daisy flowers.

The name Bletilla literally means "little Bletia" which is really a New World orchid genus that it resembles. In turn, Bletia is named for a Spanish botanist and apothecary, Don Luis Blet. Bletilla goes by the frequent name soil orchid.

As a member in the Asteraceae (Compositae) botanical family, its afore mentioned daisy flowers mix nicely which has a host of flowering plants, whether shrubs and bushes, annuals and perennials. In visual terms, its closest associate is probably the fabulous Chrysanthemum frutescens.

In climates where they're cold months hardy, Bletilla is the easiest hardy orchid to start with due to the fact it's extremely adaptable to a wide vary of environments. The genus contains 8 type that happen to be native to Asia. Three species, the pink flowered Bletilla formosana, the yellow flowered Bletilla ochracea and rose-purple flowered Bletilla striata are prevalent in horticulture. Mature Bletilla form a series of inflorescences (racemes) for as much as ten weeks while in the spring or early summer. Each inflorescence arises in the tip of a stem and has 3-10, 1.5" wide, nodding florets.

Bletilla also have shallowly pleated (plicate), narrow leaves that happen to be desirable even when the place isn't in flower. The facilities are deciduous and expand to about 1.5' tall. In their native environment, they grow in dappled shade beneath a canopy of tall grasses but they adapt well to a extensive vary of woodland sites. In the garden, Bletilla prefer evenly moist, well-drained soils and also a position in half-day sun or light shade. Bletilla are fairly drought tolerant, but the growth rate slows dramatically after they aren't kept moist. When they may be increasing well, they easily kind significant clumps.

At the northern end of their hardiness array Bletilla need a winter weather covering of mulch to protect the roots. When possible, plant them in the cooler spot within your backyard to delay their spring emergence.

The foremost breeder of Bletilla is Richard Evenden of Spalding, UK, who is responsible for most of your hybrids.

The one fantastic benefit that Euryops has is its longevity. There are quite number of perennials offered for the gardener that flower through such a long period, and that can be relied on year soon after year. It is ideal thus to mix each species - Chrysanthemum supplying far more color options, and a foliage "architecture" which is nearly unparelled inside the gardening world, with Euryops pectinatus supplying stability and easy maintenance.

Bletilla species

Bletilla ochracea (Golden Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata (Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Alba' (White Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Albostriata' (White Striped Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Big Bob' (Big Bob Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'First Kiss' (First Kiss Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Innocence' (Innocence Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Junpaku' (Junpaku Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Lips' (Lips Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Murasaki Shikibu' (Murasaki Shikibu Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Soryu' (Soryu Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla Hybrids

Bletilla 'Brigantes' (Brigantes Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Coritani' (Coritani Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Kate' PP 19,878 (Kate Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Yokohama' (Yokohama Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Dragon' (Penway Dragon Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Paris' (Penway Paris Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Princess' (Penway Princess Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Rainbow' (Penway Rainbow Chinese language Ground Orchid)

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