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VINTAGE GLASS APOTHECARY STORE DISPLAY JAR RED PLASTIC HANDLE
VINTAGE GLASS APOTHECARY STORE DISPLAY JAR RED PLASTIC HANDLE
$20.99
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40th Anniversary Apothecary Style Glass Pedestal Candy Jar Gold Trim
40th Anniversary Apothecary Style Glass Pedestal Candy Jar Gold Trim
$16.20
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Antique Apothecary Jars
$9.99
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Large Antique 25 Pharmacy Apothecary Jar Colonial Sample
Large Antique 25 Pharmacy Apothecary Jar Colonial Sample
$99.00
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Antique Pair of Square Glass Apothecary Jars Store Display Candy Wedding Jars
Antique Pair of Square Glass Apothecary Jars Store Display Candy Wedding Jars
$125.00
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Big Antique 19th century Glass Apothecary General Store Glass Candy Jar Cookie
Big Antique 19th century Glass Apothecary General Store Glass Candy Jar Cookie
$145.00
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Vintage Blown Glass General Store Apothecary Jar With Lid
Vintage Blown Glass General Store Apothecary Jar With Lid
$65.00
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One Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Drug Store Medicine Bottle Jar Glass No Stopper
One Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Drug Store Medicine Bottle Jar Glass No Stopper
$16.99
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Vintage Pressed Glass Amber Gold Apothecary JAR CANISTER w Lid 7 1 2
Vintage Pressed Glass Amber Gold Apothecary JAR CANISTER w Lid 7 1 2
$9.50
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Vtg Clear Glass Etched Candy Jar Leafy Vines 5 inch Has Lid Apothecary
Vtg Clear Glass Etched Candy Jar Leafy Vines 5 inch Has Lid Apothecary
$4.99
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3 Antique Vtg Apothecary Jars in Wood Rack Ground Glass Stoppers
3 Antique Vtg Apothecary Jars in Wood Rack Ground Glass Stoppers
$25.99
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Adorable Vintage Hand Painted Witch Hazel Apothecary Jar
Adorable Vintage Hand Painted Witch Hazel Apothecary Jar
$59.00
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Tall Slender Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar 1860 1885 9 3 4 H 4 1 2 D
Tall Slender Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar 1860 1885 9 3 4 H 4 1 2 D
$265.00
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X Tall Slender Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar 1860 1885 12 1 2 H 5 3 4 D
X Tall Slender Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar 1860 1885 12 1 2 H 5 3 4 D
$325.00
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Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar Tin Lid 1860 85 7 1 2 H 5 3 4 D
Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar Tin Lid 1860 85 7 1 2 H 5 3 4 D
$215.00
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Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar Tin Lid 1860 1885 7 1 4 H 5 1 2 D
Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar Tin Lid 1860 1885 7 1 4 H 5 1 2 D
$215.00
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Small Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar Tin Lid 1860 1885 6 1 2 H 4 1 2 D
Small Blown Glass Apothecary Pantry Jar Tin Lid 1860 1885 6 1 2 H 4 1 2 D
$239.95
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR COTTON BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR COTTON BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
$29.95
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR GAUZE BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR GAUZE BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
$29.95
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR APPLICATORS BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR APPLICATORS BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
$29.95
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR BANDAGES BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR BANDAGES BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
$29.95
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VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR TONGUE DEPRESSORS BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
VINTAGE APOTHECARY JAR TONGUE DEPRESSORS BY GRAFCOBLUE PRINT
$29.95
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VINTAGE 8 1 2 TALL APOTHECARY BOTTLE JAR W GROUND STOPPER
VINTAGE 8 1 2 TALL APOTHECARY BOTTLE JAR W GROUND STOPPER
$25.00
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VINTAGE SET OF 2 APOTHECARY GLASS JAR MEDICINE BOTTLE BRITISH MADE 237 758
VINTAGE SET OF 2 APOTHECARY GLASS JAR MEDICINE BOTTLE BRITISH MADE 237 758
$109.99
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Monumental 30 Cut Crystal Glass Apothecary General Store Lidded Show Globe Jar
Monumental 30 Cut Crystal Glass Apothecary General Store Lidded Show Globe Jar
$1,100.00
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2 Vintage Apothecary Canisters Poison Pharmacy Jars FolBellad  Nux Vomica
2 Vintage Apothecary Canisters Poison Pharmacy Jars FolBellad Nux Vomica
$59.00
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Antique PAPER Label GLASS Apothecary Druggist Pharmacy Bottle MALLINCKRODT JAR
Antique PAPER Label GLASS Apothecary Druggist Pharmacy Bottle MALLINCKRODT JAR
$19.99
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Antique Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar  Stopper 1892 Unlabeled Iodine
Antique Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar Stopper 1892 Unlabeled Iodine
$43.50
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Antique Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar  Stopper 1890s COOL Iri 10
Antique Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar Stopper 1890s COOL Iri 10
$61.30
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Antique Apothecary Pharmacy 8 Medicine Bottle Jar  Ground Stopper Soap
Antique Apothecary Pharmacy 8 Medicine Bottle Jar Ground Stopper Soap
$39.55
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Antique Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar  Stopper Unlabeled Square 12 Cool
Antique Vintage Apothecary Pharmacy Jar Stopper Unlabeled Square 12 Cool
$61.30
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Antique Apothecary Pharmacy 8 Medicine Bottle Jar  Ground Stopper Aloes
Antique Apothecary Pharmacy 8 Medicine Bottle Jar Ground Stopper Aloes
$39.55
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Vintage Clear Glass Apothecary Jar with Glass stopper
Vintage Clear Glass Apothecary Jar with Glass stopper
$0.99
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Vintage Glass Amber Apothecary Jar with Matching Glass Stopper
Vintage Glass Amber Apothecary Jar with Matching Glass Stopper
$0.99
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VTG Avocado Green Retro Atomic Mid Modern Ceramic Apothecary Jar W Lid
VTG Avocado Green Retro Atomic Mid Modern Ceramic Apothecary Jar W Lid
$39.00
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Antique British Apothecary late 1800s Ideal Food Virol stoneware jar 5 tall
Antique British Apothecary late 1800s Ideal Food Virol stoneware jar 5 tall
$19.95
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Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Bottle Jar w Glass over Label
Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Bottle Jar w Glass over Label
$6.99
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Gorgeous Vintage French Faience Luneville Apothecary Pharmacy Jar c1993 ff464
Gorgeous Vintage French Faience Luneville Apothecary Pharmacy Jar c1993 ff464
$259.60
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Rare Apothecary Jar Headache Powder Label Copper Printing Plate Morphine Cocaine
Rare Apothecary Jar Headache Powder Label Copper Printing Plate Morphine Cocaine
$295.00
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Large Vintage Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Ream Rare Lid Super Cool 12 Rare
Large Vintage Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Ream Rare Lid Super Cool 12 Rare
$48.25
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Footed Apothecary General Store Candy JAr with ground lid Humidor Heisey
Footed Apothecary General Store Candy JAr with ground lid Humidor Heisey
$65.00
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Large French Antique Porcelain Apothecary Pharmacy Jar Camph Off19th c
Large French Antique Porcelain Apothecary Pharmacy Jar Camph Off19th c
$56.00
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Clear Glass Apothecary Jar Candy Counter Display Drug Store 10 panel Lid Only 7
Clear Glass Apothecary Jar Candy Counter Display Drug Store 10 panel Lid Only 7
$24.99
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Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Hand Blown Treu Pontil Ground Stopper
Antique Apothecary Jar Bottle Hand Blown Treu Pontil Ground Stopper
$29.95
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Vintage Pyrex Sulfuric Acid Apothecary Bottle Jar H2SO4 Ground Glass Stopper
Vintage Pyrex Sulfuric Acid Apothecary Bottle Jar H2SO4 Ground Glass Stopper
$27.95
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ANTIQUE APOTHECARY Large jar with no Label 11 inches Contents
ANTIQUE APOTHECARY Large jar with no Label 11 inches Contents
$53.00
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APOTHECARY GLASS JAR WITH STRAWBERRY DESIGN  LID
APOTHECARY GLASS JAR WITH STRAWBERRY DESIGN LID
$2.99
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ANTIQUE DAKOTA EGYPTIAN APOTHECARY JAR 12 DIAMOND PATTERN PHARMACY DISPLAY
ANTIQUE DAKOTA EGYPTIAN APOTHECARY JAR 12 DIAMOND PATTERN PHARMACY DISPLAY
$79.99
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2 VINTAGE Clear Apothecary Style Jar Canister
2 VINTAGE Clear Apothecary Style Jar Canister
$27.95
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Vintage 8 Clear Glass Apothecary Jar 6 or 9 Lidded Excellent Condition
Vintage 8 Clear Glass Apothecary Jar 6 or 9 Lidded Excellent Condition
$10.00
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Vtg Antique 10 Apothecary Glass BOTTLE Jar w P Inula Glass Label 1 2 Full
Vtg Antique 10 Apothecary Glass BOTTLE Jar w P Inula Glass Label 1 2 Full
$19.99
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Vintage 9 Clear Heavy Glass Apothecary Jar Bubble type Lid Excellent Condition
Vintage 9 Clear Heavy Glass Apothecary Jar Bubble type Lid Excellent Condition
$24.99
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Vintage Large Clear Glass Marly Apothecary Jar 10 High
Vintage Large Clear Glass Marly Apothecary Jar 10 High
$23.20
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C 1900 ice cream cone jar soda fountain drug store apothecary
C 1900 ice cream cone jar soda fountain drug store apothecary
$50.00
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ANTIQUE IRONSTONE MEDICAL ADVERTISING JAR MAWS CIVIL WAR 1800 APOTHECARY INHALER
ANTIQUE IRONSTONE MEDICAL ADVERTISING JAR MAWS CIVIL WAR 1800 APOTHECARY INHALER
$139.95
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Antique Wheaton Apothecary Bottle Jar With Cast Iron Screw Top Clamp FREESHIP
Antique Wheaton Apothecary Bottle Jar With Cast Iron Screw Top Clamp FREESHIP
$49.94
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Rare Antique Apothecary Medical Drug Jar Gold Glass Embedded Label Tinct Iodine
Rare Antique Apothecary Medical Drug Jar Gold Glass Embedded Label Tinct Iodine
$28.00
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Vintage Apothecary Drug Store Candy Jar Ground Stopper Lid Only 3 1 2 dia
Vintage Apothecary Drug Store Candy Jar Ground Stopper Lid Only 3 1 2 dia
$22.49
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Rare Antique Apothecary Bottle Jar Gold Glass Label Pulv Acaciae Wide mouth
Rare Antique Apothecary Bottle Jar Gold Glass Label Pulv Acaciae Wide mouth
$29.00
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Vintage Apothecary Medicine Glass Jar by Squibb Bottle FREE SHIPPING FREE SHIP
Vintage Apothecary Medicine Glass Jar by Squibb Bottle FREE SHIPPING FREE SHIP
$14.99
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ANTIQUE TILT CANISTER PENNY CANDY APOTHECARY JAR METAL HINGE
ANTIQUE TILT CANISTER PENNY CANDY APOTHECARY JAR METAL HINGE
$39.99
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Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Medicine Amber Bottle Jar Lot Eli Lilly Etc COOL
Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Medicine Amber Bottle Jar Lot Eli Lilly Etc COOL
$79.10
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VTG  Medicine APOTHECARY JAR BOTTLE Green Art GLASS Hallmarked Clover HB G 6
VTG Medicine APOTHECARY JAR BOTTLE Green Art GLASS Hallmarked Clover HB G 6
$12.07
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c1910 3 ANTIQUE APOTHECARY JARS BLUE TOPAZ COLOR canisters COUNTER display
c1910 3 ANTIQUE APOTHECARY JARS BLUE TOPAZ COLOR canisters COUNTER display
$246.00
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RARE FRENCH PORCELAIN APOTHECARY JAR SALTS
RARE FRENCH PORCELAIN APOTHECARY JAR SALTS
$24.99
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Victorian Drug Store Egyptain Pattern Glass Apothecary Dakota Candy Jar No Lid
Victorian Drug Store Egyptain Pattern Glass Apothecary Dakota Candy Jar No Lid
$65.00
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Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Bottle Lid Paneled Hand Blown Sky Blue T55
Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Bottle Lid Paneled Hand Blown Sky Blue T55
$69.99
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Antique French Faience Pharmacy Apothecary Jar c1800s ff631
Antique French Faience Pharmacy Apothecary Jar c1800s ff631
$409.20
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Late 19th Century Lusterware Pharmacy Apothecary Drug Jar 125 NICE
Late 19th Century Lusterware Pharmacy Apothecary Drug Jar 125 NICE
$194.99
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Vtg Clear Glass 9 inch Apothecary Jar with Lid Display Gift Storage M1523
Vtg Clear Glass 9 inch Apothecary Jar with Lid Display Gift Storage M1523
$9.96
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Antique Pike  Elliman 32 Gt Charlotte St London Pharmacy Jar LAMP Apothecary
Antique Pike Elliman 32 Gt Charlotte St London Pharmacy Jar LAMP Apothecary
$69.99
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Antique Vintage Blue Apothecary Bottle with Stopper Turquoise Blue Glass Jar
Antique Vintage Blue Apothecary Bottle with Stopper Turquoise Blue Glass Jar
$30.00
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1894 antique handmade Tincture Asafoet apothecary medical glass jar bottle
1894 antique handmade Tincture Asafoet apothecary medical glass jar bottle
$59.95
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Antique Glass Tall Apothecary Pharmacy Medicine Bottles Jars
Antique Glass Tall Apothecary Pharmacy Medicine Bottles Jars
$58.95
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Antique 19th Century Dutch Amber Apothecary Jars Set of 3
Antique 19th Century Dutch Amber Apothecary Jars Set of 3
$119.00
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Antqiue vtg Ceramic Pottery Apothecary Pitcher Syr Simp Bottle Jar Pharmacy Drug
Antqiue vtg Ceramic Pottery Apothecary Pitcher Syr Simp Bottle Jar Pharmacy Drug
$145.00
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4 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 1
4 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 1
$5.99
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3 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 2
3 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 2
$5.99
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Dakota Antique Glass Apothecary Jar Canister Thumbprint Lid 675 Tall
Dakota Antique Glass Apothecary Jar Canister Thumbprint Lid 675 Tall
$44.99
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Dakota Antique Glass Apothecary Jar Canister Thumbprint Lid 115 Tall
Dakota Antique Glass Apothecary Jar Canister Thumbprint Lid 115 Tall
$69.99
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3 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 3
3 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 3
$5.99
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4 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 4
4 pc Vintage Glass Apothecary Jar Clear Medical Pharmaceutical Collectible Lot 4
$9.50
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VTG PYREX Large Apothecary Jar w Stopper Ground Glass Drugstore Rx 105 Inch
VTG PYREX Large Apothecary Jar w Stopper Ground Glass Drugstore Rx 105 Inch
$59.95
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Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Glass Medicine Jar  Ground Stopper
Antique Apothecary Pharmacy Glass Medicine Jar Ground Stopper
$47.00
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ANTIQUE COLUMBIA SWIRL APOTHECARY JAR
ANTIQUE COLUMBIA SWIRL APOTHECARY JAR
$49.00
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Apothecary Container White Milk glass Made In Belgium Spice jar
Apothecary Container White Milk glass Made In Belgium Spice jar
$7.95
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VINTAGE HiERA PICRA OWENS ILLINOIS APOTHECARY JAR with LID CREAM W GOLD TONE ACC
VINTAGE HiERA PICRA OWENS ILLINOIS APOTHECARY JAR with LID CREAM W GOLD TONE ACC
$34.99
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Glass Museum Jar Medical Apothecary Wet Specimen Jar 125 x 6 inches 1 gallon
Glass Museum Jar Medical Apothecary Wet Specimen Jar 125 x 6 inches 1 gallon
$180.00
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Antique 19th Century Dakota Glass Apothecary Pharmacy Drugstore Candy Jar
Antique 19th Century Dakota Glass Apothecary Pharmacy Drugstore Candy Jar
$250.00
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Green Burlap Rose Antique Drugstore Apothecary Jar Canister Ground Stopper Lid
Green Burlap Rose Antique Drugstore Apothecary Jar Canister Ground Stopper Lid
$8.00
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Large Apothecary Jar early mid 19th century antique porcelain gold leaf label
Large Apothecary Jar early mid 19th century antique porcelain gold leaf label
$240.00
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Green Burlap Flower Antique Drugstore Apothecary Jar Canister Ground Stopper Lid
Green Burlap Flower Antique Drugstore Apothecary Jar Canister Ground Stopper Lid
$8.00
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VINTAGE SQUIBB GLASS APOTHECARY MEDICINE JAR PLASTIC SCREW CAP
VINTAGE SQUIBB GLASS APOTHECARY MEDICINE JAR PLASTIC SCREW CAP
$9.99
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Vintage Pyrex Apothecary Laboratory Jar Bottle round shoulders
Vintage Pyrex Apothecary Laboratory Jar Bottle round shoulders
$33.99
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Barr Jar Candles Co Apothecary Jar Candle Original Scent
Barr Jar Candles Co Apothecary Jar Candle Original Scent
$37.10
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mDesign Drawer Organizers Office Desktop Glass Apothecary Jars for Tacks Rubber
mDesign Drawer Organizers Office Desktop Glass Apothecary Jars for Tacks Rubber
$38.49
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mDesign Office Desktop Glass Apothecary Jars for Tacks Rubber Band 2 Day Ship
mDesign Office Desktop Glass Apothecary Jars for Tacks Rubber Band 2 Day Ship
$36.15
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5 vintage apothecary jars with stoppers TCW scientific 4 1 2
5 vintage apothecary jars with stoppers TCW scientific 4 1 2
$50.00
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two TCW apothecary scientific jars with stoppers 6 inches
two TCW apothecary scientific jars with stoppers 6 inches
$30.00
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mDesign Office Desktop Glass Apothecary Jars for Tacks Rubber Bands Paper Cli
mDesign Office Desktop Glass Apothecary Jars for Tacks Rubber Bands Paper Cli
$44.99
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6 Vintage Pyrex Glass Apothecary Bottles Jars with Colored Stoppers
6 Vintage Pyrex Glass Apothecary Bottles Jars with Colored Stoppers
$75.00
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Lot of 3 Apothecary Jar Bottle w stopper One Pyrex
Lot of 3 Apothecary Jar Bottle w stopper One Pyrex
$24.00
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Laboratory Glass Apothecary Jar 2 LOT 8 8 3 8 with Stopper K 29 TS Xlnt
Laboratory Glass Apothecary Jar 2 LOT 8 8 3 8 with Stopper K 29 TS Xlnt
$72.00
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MABIS Plastic Apothecary Jars Sundry Jars With Imprints Clear Set of 5 New
MABIS Plastic Apothecary Jars Sundry Jars With Imprints Clear Set of 5 New
$21.48
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LARGE PYREX GLASS DESSICATOR APOTHECARY LAB STORAGE JAR WITH LID 11 TALL HEAVY
LARGE PYREX GLASS DESSICATOR APOTHECARY LAB STORAGE JAR WITH LID 11 TALL HEAVY
$42.49
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LARGE PYREX GLASS DESSICATOR APOTHECARY LAB STORAGE JAR WITH LID 11 TALL HEAVY
LARGE PYREX GLASS DESSICATOR APOTHECARY LAB STORAGE JAR WITH LID 11 TALL HEAVY
$59.49
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MABIS Stor A Lot Sundry Apothecary Jars with Imprints Plastic Clear Set of 5
MABIS Stor A Lot Sundry Apothecary Jars with Imprints Plastic Clear Set of 5
$22.05
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90X120mmTall Heavy Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottles Excellent Air tightness
90X120mmTall Heavy Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottles Excellent Air tightness
$25.00
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Lab glass Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottle storage bottle 210x60mm new
Lab glass Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottle storage bottle 210x60mm new
$32.20
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Lab glass Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottle storage bottle180x60mm new
Lab glass Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottle storage bottle180x60mm new
$25.76
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Lab glass Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottle storage bottle150x60mm new
Lab glass Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottle storage bottle150x60mm new
$23.92
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120x210mmTall Heavy Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottles Excellent Air tightness
120x210mmTall Heavy Apothecary Jar Specimen Bottles Excellent Air tightness
$57.00
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REAGENT JARS APOTHECARY BOTTLES JAR BOTTLE 5 SIZES
REAGENT JARS APOTHECARY BOTTLES JAR BOTTLE 5 SIZES
$38.75
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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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