Plants from Test Tubes - OB512058

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The book is divided into two sections.  The first, "The Basics of Tissue Culture", begins with a discussion of the historical and botanical background of micropropagation.  A short course in chemistry lays the foundation for media preparation instructions.  Sterile technique and culture care are described in detail. Section II, "Culture Guide to Selected Plants", provides recipes for propagating 54 varieties of ferns, conifers and flowering plants; includes how to set up a propagating laboratory, from a hobbyist's kitchen to an elaborate commercial enterprise.  Contains 47 line drawings and charts; 18 B&W photos.

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KYTE, Lydiane & KLEYN, John

Publisher Timber Press
ISBN Number 0 88192 040 1
Year of Publication 2001 - 3rd edition
No. of Pages 240
Type of Binding Hardcover
Condition PRE-OWNED As New - except for a slightly bumped corner
Weight in kg 0.9
Height in mm 270
Width in mm 195
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