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Heirloom plants : a complete compendium of heritage vegetables, fruits, herbs & flowers / Thomas Etty & Lorraine Harrison.

Etty, Thomas, author. (Author). Harrison, Lorraine, author. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 635.04 ETT (Text) 33118000175139 Adult: New Book Checked out 11/04/2016
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 635 ETTY (Text) 33946003108227 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 635 ETT (Text) 31951004124068 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 11/13/2016

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  • ISBN: 9781613735756
  • ISBN: 1613735758
  • Physical Description: 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Ball Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references (pages 218-219) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Growing the past, saving the future -- Keeping the tradition alive -- What is a heritage variety? -- Why grow heritage plants? -- Heritage plants & the law -- Mr. Etty's esteemed seed directory. The vegetable directory -- The fruit directory -- The herb directory -- The flower directory -- Glossary -- Seed suppliers & useful organizations.
Summary, etc.: Heirloom gardening is responsible gardening, and this book is the perfect companion for home growers looking for interesting varieties to tend while saving threatened and forgotten plants for future generations.
Subject: Heirloom varieties (Plants)
Vegetable gardening > Seeds.
Fruit-culture > Seeds.
Herbs > Seeds.

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