property, creating your own orchard — even growing many houseplants from one. Here are just a few of the results you can expect: * Raise the best tomato plants. * Grow your own Christmas trees. * Offer the finest of gifts — houseplants. * Avoid buying expensive shrubs; start your own. * Plant those hard-to-find flowers, perennials and annuals, at little or no cost. But is it expensive? Definitely not. You don’t need a greenhouse or costly equipment. You can do a lot with a couple of fluorescent bulbs. Seeds are cheap, some are free. As for shrubs, trees, and houseplants, Lewis Hill explains how to collect, rather than buy, the materials you’ll need.