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            The Propagation Of New Zealand Native Plants
             

            The Propagation Of New Zealand Native Plants (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised edition)

            By Metcalf, Lawrie

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            This is the second title in the Godwit Gardening Guide Series and the first book to be written solely on propagating native plants. It is illustrated with colour photographs and line drawings, and is suitable for the home gardener or the professional. This edition has an entirely... new format and layout and is completely updated.
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            ISBN 9781869621315
            Published NZ 14 Sep 2007
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Godwit Gardening Guide Series
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            RHS Propagating Plants: How to Create New Plants For Free
             

            RHS Propagating Plants: How to Create New Plants For Free (Hardback)

            By Toogood, Alan; Royal Horticultural Society

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            Learn how to propagate virtually every type of plant, from fruit trees and ornamental shrubs to exotic orchids and succulents. Packed with hundreds of step-by-step tutorials, this new edition of RHS Propagating Plants is your go-to guide for clear and instructive propagation advi...ce. How long do your seedlings need to germinate? What makes a healthy stem cutting? How do you know what type of rootstock to use when grafting plants? Find all the answers within, alongside more than 1,800 detailed illustrations and photos to refer to, plus the experts' secrets to perfect plant propagation. Ideal for the thrifty gardener who wants plants for free, or who wants to gift favourite plant cuttings to friends and family; and useful for budding house plant owners with an interest in propagating succulents and other house plants. Fill your garden with beautiful plants for next-to-nothing with this brand new edition of the most comprehensive guide to propagating plants ever published.
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            ISBN 9780241345696
            Released NZ 5 Mar 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Plant Breeding Reviews
             

            Plant Breeding Reviews (Hardback, Volume 40)

            Edited by Janick, Jules

            • RRP: $446.99
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            Plant Breeding Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on plant genetics and the breeding of all types of crops by both traditional means and molecular methods. Many of the crops widely grown today stem from a very narrow genetic base; understanding and preserving crop genetic ...resources is vital to the security of food systems worldwide. The emphasis of the series is on methodology, a fundamental understanding of crop genetics, and applications to major crops.
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            ISBN 9781119279686
            Released NZ 14 Oct 2016
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Plant Breeding Reviews
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            Evolution Made to Order: Plant Breeding and Technological Innovation in Twentieth-Century America
             

            Evolution Made to Order: Plant Breeding and Technological Innovation in Twentieth-Century America (Hardback)

            By Curry, Helen Anne

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            In the mid-twentieth century, American plant breeders, frustrated by their dependence on natural variation in creating new crops and flowers, eagerly sought technologies that could extend human control over nature. Their search led them to celebrate a series of strange tools: an ...x-ray beam directed at dormant seeds, a drop of chromosome-altering colchicine on a flower bud, and a piece of radioactive cobalt in a field of growing crops. According to scientific and popular reports of the time, these mutation-inducing methods would generate variation on demand, in turn allowing breeders to genetically engineer crops and flowers to order. Creating a new crop or flower would soon be as straightforward as innovating any other modern industrial product. In Evolution Made to Order, Helen Anne Curry traces the history of America's pursuit of tools that could speed up evolution. It is an immersive journey through the scientific and social worlds of midcentury genetics and plant breeding and a compelling exploration of American cultures of innovation. As Curry reveals, the creation of genetic technologies was deeply entangled with other areas of technological innovation-from electromechanical to chemical to nuclear. An important study of biological research and innovation in America, Evolution Made to Order provides vital historical context for current worldwide ethical and policy debates over genetic engineering.
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            ISBN 9780226390086
            Released NZ 15 Sep 2016
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Microbial Plant Pathogens: Detection and Management in Seeds and Propagules
             

            Microbial Plant Pathogens: Detection and Management in Seeds and Propagules (Hardback)

            By Narayanasamy, Perumal

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            This book will provide a comprehensive resource on seed-borne and propagule-borne pathogens which have been responsible for huge quantitative and qualitative losses in numerous crops. There is no book devoted to propagative propagule-borne pathogens and diseases caused by them: t...his book aims to provide comprehensive and updated information to the audience with different levels of knowledge about the economically-important groups of microbial plant pathogens carried by seed and propagules. Information on current protocols is included in an Appendix to each of the relevant chapters.
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            ISBN 9781119195771
            Released NZ 3 Feb 2017
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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            FNA: Volume 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droserceae
             

            FNA: Volume 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droserceae (Hardback)

            By Ed Committee, Fna

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            Flora of North America North of Mexico Volume 6 - Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droseraceae - includes treatments prepared by 36 authors covering 545 species in 104 genera classified in 19 families. Among the families treated in this volume, the largest are Malvaceae (250 speci...es), Violaceae (78), Hypericaceae (58), Cucurbitaceae (56), Cistaceae (40), and Passifloraceae (18). Descriptions for all of the families, genera, and species are provided plus occurrence maps for species are included and 28% of the species are illustrated. Keys are included to aid in the identification of genera in families and species within the genera. Volume 6 is the nineteenth volume to be published in the planned 30-volume Flora of North America North of Mexico series.
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            ISBN 9780195340273
            Released NZ 12 May 2016
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Flora of North America
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            Population Ecology: A Unified Study of Animals and Plants

            Population Ecology: A Unified Study of Animals and Plants (Paperback, 3rd Edition)

            By Begon, Michael; Mortimer, Martin; Thompson, David J.

            • RRP: $182.99
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            Examines the ecological processes that determine the size and structure of a population, and demonstrates that there are various fundamental principles that apply to populations of both animals and plants. This text addresses the problem of the detection of chaos, buried sea-bank...s and herbivorey implants.
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            ISBN 9780632034789
            Released NZ 13 Feb 1996
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Stone Fruits
             

            Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Stone Fruits (Hardback)

            Edited by Kole, Chittaranjan; Abbott, Albert G.

            • RRP: $608.50
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            This volume presents a comprehensive commentary on classical genetics and breeding; molecular mapping and breeding of agronomic traits; cloning of genes of interest; and application of bioinformatic strategies and tools for stone fruit research.

            ISBN 9781578088010
            Released NZ 20 Sep 2012
            Publisher Taylor & Francis
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Plant Propagation Concepts and Laboratory Exercises
             

            Plant Propagation Concepts and Laboratory Exercises (Paperback, 2nd edition, Contains 1 Book and 1 DVD-ROM)

            Edited by Beyl, Caula A.; Trigiano, Robert N.

            • RRP: $235.00
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            This new edition integrates modern approaches for studying plant molecular biology and biotechnology into the framework of traditional plant propagation. It emphasizes the principles of plant propagation applied in both temperate and tropical environments. In addition to presenti...ng the essential fundamentals, the book features protocols and practices that students will be able to apply in laboratory and field experiences. This text helps readers choose the best methods for plant propagation including proper media and containers; describes techniques such as budding, cutting, layering, grafting, and cloning; and addresses various propagation challenges.
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            ISBN 9781466503878
            Released NZ 3 Sep 2014
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Plant Tissue Culture: An Introductory Text
              

            Plant Tissue Culture: An Introductory Text (Hardback, 2013 ed.)

            By Bhojwani, Sant Saran; Dantu, Prem Kumar

            • RRP: $611.99
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            This book covers all basic and applied aspects of plant tissue culture (PTC) for students and early-career researchers. It includes well-tested protocols and relevant media compositions that will prove helpful in conducting laboratory experiments.

            ISBN 9788132210252
            Released NZ 6 Apr 2013
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (English)
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