From Seeds to Leaves
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Doug and Robin Stewart
If you have an interest in native seeds or in planting Australian native trees and shrubs, this book is for you. It is a complete guide to growing Australian shrubs and trees from seeds, detailing how to: collect fruit and nuts; extract, store and germinate seeds correctly and in the right season; and plant out, water, mulch, protect, fertilise and prune plants for the best results. Also included are sections on botanical names and identifying plants by flowers and seeds, and an ABC of information on plant species. Procedures are set out in a table and there are lists of plants for a variety of special purposes.
(166 pages, paperback, Australia )