Growing Plants from Seed by John Kelly
Whether new gardener or horticultural specialist, everyone grows at least some plants from seed. Improve your growing technique with this essential reference. Start by learning what a seed is and how it germinates (or why it doesn't), plus how to harvest and store seeds. Then dig in, with easy-to-read instructions on sowing and growing methods for trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, alpines, and vegetables. From the easiest potato to the complexities of raising tricky alpines, this professional advice will show you how to raise healthy plants for your garden. 160 pages, 50 b/w illus., 5 1/2 x 8 3/4.