Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener: How to Create Unique Vegetables and Flowers

March 12, 2013|
Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener: How to Create Unique Vegetables and Flowers by Joseph Tychonievich
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Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener makes it easier than ever to breed and grow your own varieties of vegetables and flowers. This comprehensive and accessible guide explains how to decide what to breed, provides simple explanations on how to cross plants, and features a basic primer on genetics and advanced techniques. Case studies provide breeding examples for favorite plants like daffodils, hollyhocks, roses, sweet corn, and tomatoes.

Joseph Tychonievich studied horticulture, plant breeding, and genetics at the Ohio State University and was the nursery manager at Arrowhead Alpines, a premier rock garden nursery in Fowlerville, Michigan. He is also the editor of Rock Garden Quarterly. Organic Gardening Magazine called him one of “six young horticulturalists who are h...
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Title:Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener: How to Create Unique Vegetables and FlowersFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:216 pages, 9.25 X 5.69 X 0.63 inShipping dimensions:216 pages, 9.25 X 5.69 X 0.63 inPublished:March 12, 2013Publisher:Timber PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1604693649

ISBN - 13:9781604693645

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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