The Reference Manual of Woody Plant Propagation

From Seed to Tissue Culture, Second Edition

By Michael A. Dirr Charles W. Heuser, Jr.

Compiled by two distinguished professors of horticulture, The Reference Manual of Woody Plant Propagation is a must for professionals and students of horticulture. Over 1,100 species and their propagation requirements by seeds, cuttings, grafting and budding, and tissue culture are discussed in exhaustive detail. Essentially a recipe book for making more trees and shrubs, this reference is a high-level how-to.

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Michael A. Dirr

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“Will go a long way to help you ensure success even with the most difficult-to-germinate seeds.” —Wilmington News Journal

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January 01, 2006