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Seed Sowing and Saving

Step-by-Step Techniques for Collecting and Growing More Than 100 Vegetables, Flowers, and Herbs

By Carole B. Turner

Carole Turner shows you everything you need to know to harvest, dry, store, and sow seeds from more than 100 common garden plants so you can use them again next year. She provides information on appropriately preparing your soil, testing seeds for viability, tending your seedlings, and much more. Growing your own seeds is a fun and inexpensive way to enjoy thriving gardens year after year!

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“Turner demystifies the techniques of seed saving for modern gardeners in this practical guide…Reader-friendly prose, illustrative line drawings and master gardening tips will likely embolden even the most hesitant gardener to embark on a seed-saving adventure.”

Publishers Weekly


“Everything you wanted to know about saving flower and vegetable seeds but were afraid to ask.”

Newark Star-Ledger


“Turner’s guide is chock-full of advice on how to harvest and store seeds from more than 100 common vegetables, annuals, perennials, herbs, and wildflowers.”

Tulsa World

 “A practical book for the gardener interested in a more active role in the adventure of gardening.”

The Herb Companion

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January 02, 1998