Further Reading Books

Capon, B. 1990. Botany for Gardeners. Timber Press, Portland, OR.

Hartman, H. T., A. M. Kofranek, V. E. Rubatzky, and W. J. Flocker. 1988. 2nd edition. Plant Science. Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ.

Jensen, W. A., and F. G. Salisbury. 1972. Botany: An Ecological Approach. Wadsworth Publishing Co., Belmont, CA.

Raven, P. H., R. F. Evert, and S. E. Eichhorn. 1992. 5 th edition. Biology of Plants. Wort/Worth Publishers, New York, NY.

Wilkins, M. 1988. Plantwatching. Facts on File Publications, New York, NY.

Booklets and Pamphlets

CIS 1041 Conducting Your Own Garden Research ($2.00)

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I. Sexual Propagation 2

A. Seed 2

  1. Germination 2
  2. Methods of Breaking Dormancy 4
  3. Starting Seeds 5
  4. Transplanting and Handling 8
  5. Asexual Propagation 9
  6. Cuttings 9
  7. Layering 12
  8. Division 14
  9. Grafting 14
  10. Budding 16
  11. Plant Tissue Culture 17

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