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The Complete Book of Potatoes: What Every Grower and Gardener Needs to Know


By: Hielke De Jong, Joseph B Sieczka and Walter De Jong

258 pages, colour & b/w illustrations

Timber Press

Hardback | Mar 2011 | #194969 | ISBN-13: 9780881929997
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The only comprehensive resource for home gardeners and commercial potato growers, "The Complete Book of Potatoes" has everything a gardener or commercial potato grower needs to successfully grow the best, disease-resistant potatoes for North American gardens. Includes practical as well as technical information about the potato plant, its origin, conventional and organic production techniques, pest management, and storage practices. The plant profiles include still life photographs of the exterior and interior of the tuber, and a succinct description of each variety's physical and culinary qualities.

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