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Growing plants and vegetables from seed is among the most rewarding things a gardener can do. Anyone can successfully grow lush, vibrant plants with the helpful information and gardening techniques found here. Beginners will appreciate the easy-to-follow instructions, while experienced gardeners will value the host of special tips and tricks, as well as the more than 150 color photographs. Whether your interest is trees and shrubs, annual or perennial flowers, bulbs, houseplants, or vegetables, you'll get great results every time. You'll find the best ways to choose viable seeds, how to harvest seeds for your next crop, ways to avoid animal damage, and proper seed storage techniques.