Paperback, 228 pages.
Seed to Seed is a complete seed-saving guide describing specific techniques for saving the seeds of 160 vegetables. Detailed information on each vegetable includes: botanical classification, flower structure and pollination, isolation distance, population size, caging or h and-pollination, and proper methods to grow, harvest, dry, clean and store the seeds.
This updated, greatly expanded Second Edition includes additional information on how to start each vegetable from seed. Expert gardeners fro seven major regions of the U.S. have shared their extensive local knowledge on seed starting techniques.
Seed to Seed is widely acknowledged as the best guide available, for beginning or experienced gardeners, to learn effective ways of producing and storing seeds. The author has grown seed crops of each vegetable discussed, thoroughly researching and testing all of these techniques for the home garden.