Learn how to collect, save, and cultivate the seeds from more than 300 vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers, trees, and shrubs. Itas easy, and itas fun! Authors Robert Gough and Cheryl Moore-Gough thoroughly explain every step in the seed-saving process. Descriptions of seed biology; tips on how to select plants for the best seeds; and advice on harvesting and cleaning, proper storage and care, and propagating and caring for new seedlings are all presented with clear, easy-to-follow instructions. Chapters dedicated to individual plants contain species-specific directions and detailed information. Gardeners of any experience level will find all the information they need to extend the life of their favorite plants to the next generation and beyond.It reflects the wisdom and experience of many people who have had a hand, directly and indirectly, in advising us over the years. ... number of fine folks who inspired us along the way is legion; we cannot name them all. ... To Dr. William Lamont of Pennsylvania State University and Dr. Paul Read of the University of Nebraska, both former presidents of the American ... Finally, to the entire staff of Storey Books, and, most important, Gwen Steege, our heartfelt thanks for giving us theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Complete Guide to Saving Seeds|
|Author||:||Robert E. Gough, Cheryl Moore-Gough|
|Publisher||:||Storey Publishing - 2011-07-15|