Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for the Vegetable Gardener

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Kent Whealy
Chelsea Green Publishing, Oct 31, 2012 - Gardening
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Great reference for gardening. - Goodreads
Pictures are all black and white. - Goodreads
Wonderful reference book for seed savers. - Goodreads
It is a reference book that will be used repeatedly. - Goodreads

Review: Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for Vegetable Gardeners

User Review  - Laylah - Goodreads

I wish there were more illustrations to accompany the text here, especially when the plants being discussed have a lot of visible variations in the same species. But this is still a hugely useful ... Read full review

Review: Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for Vegetable Gardeners

User Review  - Leah - Goodreads

This is a must-have for seed collectors/savers. Read full review

Contents

Saving Our Garden Heritage
13
Seed Cleaning Methods
26
MAJOR VEGETABLE FAMILIES
35
BRASSICACEAE
47
CHENOPODIACEAE
69
COMPOSITAE
79
CUCURBITACEAE
97
LEGUMINOSAE
125
UMBELLIFERAE
173
OTHER FAMILIES WITH VEGETABLE MEMBERS
187
CONVOLVULACEAE
193
LABIATAE
204
MARTYNIACEAE
210
VALERIANACEAE
216
SELECTED REFERENCES
223
Copyright

SOLANACEAE
151

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About the author (2012)

Suzanne Ashworth is an educational administrator living in Sacramento, California, whose spare time and large backyard are completely devoted to gardening. Suzanne has donated the text of Seed to Seed to help support the work of the Seed Savers Exchange, a genetic preservation organization with 8,000 members who are working together to maintain and distribute heirloom varieties of vegetables, fruits, grains, flowers, and herbs.

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