This revised document is the fourth lesson of the Kids Growing with Plant Connections Leader’s Guide. It is part of the 4-H Plant Connections Curriculum, which is aimed at educating youth about the basics of horticulture. In this guide, youth will be exposed to information on plants and the plant kingdom. Written by Janice Easton and Deborah J. Glauer, and published by the UF Department of 4-H Youth Development, January 2015.
4H361/4H361: Plant Connections Leader's Guide—Lesson 4: How to Grow Plants (ufl.edu)
MacCubbin, Tom. Florida Home Grown 2: The Edible Landscape. Orlando: Sentinel Communications Co., 1989.
Mauseth, James. Botany: An Introduction to Plant Biology. Orlando: Saunders College Publishing, 1991.
Muller, Robert. Botany: A Functional Approach. 4th ed. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1979.
Raven, Peter H., and Evert, Ray. Biology of Plants. 2nd ed. New York: Worth Publishers., 1976.
Schroeder, Charles B.; Seagle, E.D.; Felton, L.M.; Ruter, J.M.; Kelly, W.T.; and Krewer,G. Introduction to Horticulture: Science and Technology. AgriScience and Technology Series. Illinois: Interstate Publishers, Inc., 1995.
Smith, Robert, Ecology and Field Biology. 3rd ed. New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1980.