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Plant propagation for theamateur gardener

John I. Wright

Plant propagation for theamateur gardener

by John I. Wright

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Published by Blandford Press in Poole .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant propagation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJohn I. Wright.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB119
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22316420M
    ISBN 100713711558
    OCLC/WorldCa9607276

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Pirating plants: Propagation for the amateur gardener (A Dell special) Paperback – January 1, by Peter W Tobey (Author)/5(7).

From amaryllis to zinnias, this book is an indispensable manual for any gardener; useful for budding houseplant owners with an interest in propagating succulents and indispensable for anyone who wants to expand their range of plant cuttings.

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Presenter, writer and gardener Ellen Mary, shows you how to propagate your houseplants by taking whole-leaf cuttings. Layering. For producing one or two new plants, simple layering is aeffective for many shrubs.

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It is arranged by plant types from trees, shrubs, heathers, conifers, bedding plants, hardy annuals, biennials Reviews: 6. Early Summer. Midsummer to Fall. Plant as soon as the ground can be worked. Plant two weeks before the average last frost date. Plant when soil and sun are.

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