The Plant Propagator's Bible
[a Step-by-step Guide to Propagating Every Plant in your Garden]Book - 2007
The Plant Propagator's Bible Discover the easy way to propagate any plant that grows in your garden. This comprehensive guide describes techniques for creating a wide range of new plants from seed, from cuttings, by division, by layering, and by grafting. It explains the natural processes and conditions that stimulate plants to grow and reproduce and shows gardeners how to multiply plants successfully. Each method is demonstrated for different types of plants using step-by-step illustrations and photographs, with advice on creating the perfect growing conditions for your new plants, Includes information on the best tools and equipment to use as well as troubleshooting strategies in "What Can Go Wrong" features, An A to Z directory of species provides appropriate techniques for propagating aquatics, ornamental plants, houseplants, shrubs, trees, vegetables, and wildflowers.
Publisher: Emmaus, PA :, Rodale,, 
Description: 192 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 25 cm
Copyright Date: ©2007
Branch Call Number: 631.53 Smi