Individual Author Record
Name: Reginal Milton CarltonPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1899 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBorn and raised in Chicago, R. Milton Carleton spent most of his life living and working there.
Biographical and Professional InformationA horticulturist, author, and co-founder of the American Horticultural Society, R. Milton Carleton was known for his development of gardening chemicals and his numerous writings on gardening. During his fifty-five-year career in agronomy and horticulture, he contributed more than one thousand articles to periodicals, served as garden editor of Chicago Today, and as garden and science editor of Better Homes and Gardens. Carleton was also the founder of Chicago's Municipal Rose Garden.
*''Your Lawn: How to Make It and Keep It'', Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1971*''Your Garden Soil: How to Make the Most of It'', Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1974*''Vegetables for Today's Gardens'', b0000c03fu, 1972*''The Small Garden Book'', Macmillan, 1971*''The New Vegetable and Fruit Garden Book'', Regency, 1976