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Title Plant parenting : easy ways to make more houseplants, vegetables, and flowers / Leslie F. Halleck.
Author Halleck, Leslie F., author.
Publication Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2019.
Copyright date ©2019
Description 255 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # 631.53 H
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 245) and index.
Contents How plants multiply: understanding basic plant reproduction, propagation, and names -- Materials and tools: everything you need to propagate and light your plants -- Starting your seeds: how to start annuals, perennials, and edibles from seed -- Water rooting: a beginner's guide to windowsill cuttings -- Vegetative propagation: how to clone your plants without seeds -- Common pests and diseases: how to care for your plants -- Graduation time: when and how to transplant your seedlings and cuttings.
Summary In this beginner-friendly introduction to plant propagation, Halleck details the basic tools necessary, demystifies seed starting and saving, and shares easy-to-follow instructions for the most practical techniques for cutting, layering, dividing, and more. She also provides information on controlling pests and diseases, and transplanting seedlings and cuttings. -- adapted from Amazon.com info
Subject Plant propagation.
House plants.
Related To Online version: Halleck, Leslie F., author. Plant parenting Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2019 9781604699234 (DLC) 2018047115
ISBN 9781604698725 (paperback) :
1604698721 (paperback) :

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