The BALL CULTURE GUIDE is a complete encyclopedia to the germination & scheduling of bedding plants, pot plants, foliage plants, cut flowers, herbs, perennials & vegetables. This is an in-depth reference guide that provides specific information for over 120 crops in easy-to-read reference charts. The BALL CULTURE GUIDE is a starting point for growing new or unfamiliar crops. It features information for each crop on: germination lighting, growing temperatures, crop time, growth regulators, plus an overview of cut flowers, vegetables & herbs, & perennials. Some entries feature basic culture techniques specific to the class, along with variety recommendations & suggested uses. Where appropriate, varieties suitable for mass plantings in landscape settings are highlighted. Order from Ball Publishing, P.O. Box 9, Batavia, IL 60510-0009. 630-208-9080; 800-456-5380; FAX: 630-208-9350.Nau, Jim is the author of 'Ball Culture Guide The Encyclopedia of Seed Germination' with ISBN 9781883052010 and ISBN 1883052017.