Seed to Seed: Seed Saving Techniques for the Vegetable Gardener

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Seed Saver Publications, Jan 1, 1991 - Gardening - 222 pages
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This book is a complete seed-saving guide for 160 vegetable crops, with detailed information about each vegetable, including the botanical classification, flower structure and means of pollination, isolation distance, the need for caging or hand-pollination, and proper methods for harvesting, drying, cleaning, and storing the seeds.

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User Review  - Lakenvelder - LibraryThing

I was needing more information on seed collection for my vegetable garden to save some of the varieties I grow. This book put out by the Seed Savers Exchange and written by Suzanne Ashworth is an ... Read full review

Good book to beginning gardners

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I glanced at the book but have not read it page by page. It looks like a great book for me. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
7
Botanical Classifications
17
Maintaining Varietal Purity
23
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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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