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Horticulture

Horticulture
Author: George Acquaah
Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Now in its third edition, "Horticulture: Principles and Practices" continues to explore horticulture as a science, an art, and a business, meeting the practical information needs of everyone involved in the discipline--from the small urban gardener/hobbyist to the large-scale producer. Hailed by many as the leading text of its kind and the best introductory horticulture book available today, this new edition is completely updated to include the latest developments and newest technologies. Chapters are organized into six main parts: "The Underlying Science" What Is Horticulture?; Classifying and Naming Horticultural Plants; Plant Anatomy; Plant Growth Environment; Plant Physiology; Plant Genetics and Improvement; Postharvest Handling and Marketing of Horticultural Products "Protecting Horticultural Plants" Biological Enemies of Horticultural Plants; Principles and Methods of Disease and Pest Control "Propagating Horticultural Plants" Sexual Propagation; Asexual Propagation "Growing Plants Indoors" Growing Houseplants; Terrarium Culture: Bonsai: The Art of Miniature Plant Culture; Controlled-Environment Horticulture; Growing Succulents "Growing Plants Outdoors: Ornamentals" Principles of Landscaping: Nursery Production and Installation of the Landscape; Turf Production and Use; Pruning; Maintenance of the Landscape and Garden; Cut and Dried Flowers: Production and Arranging "Growing Plants Outdoors: Vegetables, Fruits, and Nuts" Growing Vegetables; Herb Gardening; Organic Fanning; Management of Selected Fruit Trees, Nuts, and Small Fruits This text is particularly useful for undergraduate courses in introductory horticulture, introductory plant science, and principles of crop production. Additional resources are available to instructors who adopt this text for a course.
Annals of Horticulture
Language: en
Pages:
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1850 - Publisher:
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Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 822
Authors: George Acquaah
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Prentice Hall
Now in its third edition, "Horticulture: Principles and Practices" continues to explore horticulture as a science, an art, and a business, meeting the practical information needs of everyone involved in the discipline--from the small urban gardener/hobbyist to the large-scale producer. Hailed by many as the leading text of its kind
Landscaping [and] Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Paula Wallace
Categories: Horticulture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Career FAQs
Tells the stories of people who work in the landscaping and horticulture industries.
Temperate Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 529
Authors: Dr. Satish K. Sharma
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: New India Publishing
Temperate Horticulture Is A Very Important Component Of Horticulture As It Is Only Confined To The Hilly Regions Of A Country. For Fruit Crops, It Represents A Group, Which Is Physiologically Diverse From The Sub-Tropical And Tropical Fruit Crops Grown In Other Regions. For Vegetables And Floriculture It Has Immense
Marijuana Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Jorge Cervantes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Van Patten Publishing
Expanded and completely rewritten with information on grow rooms, greenhouses and outdoor growing, medicinal cannabis, security, lighting, fertilisers, hydroponics, Sea of Green, seeds, seedlings, vegetative growth, mother plants, cloning, flowering, harvesting and curing, diseases, pests and hash making. More than 1100 full colour photos and drawings illustrate every detail and
Integrated Horticulture Development in Eastern Himalayas
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: A. N. Sarkar
Categories: Horticultural crops
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: M.D. Publications Pvt. Ltd.
The Eastern Himalayan region is blessed with biologically diverse natural resources. The wide-ranging topographies and congental agro-climates offer immense potential for growing almost all conceivable horticultural crops namely fruits, vegetables, plantations, spices, ornamentals, flowers, aromatic and medicinal crops, etc.
Indoor Marijuana Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Jorge Cervantes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Van Patten Publishing
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Ornamental Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 518
Authors: Jack E. Ingels
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: Cengage Learning
This comprehensive book introduces readers to both the art and science of ornamental horticulture. It includes equal coverage of such diverse topics as science, crop production, craftsmanship, and business management skills, and is appropriate for both hobbyists and professionals. Readers gain an appreciation for the value of the diverse segments
Polymers in Agriculture and Horticulture
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: R. P. Brown
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: iSmithers Rapra Publishing
Polymers have been used in agriculture and horticulture since the middle of the last century. There is a tremendous potential for using polymers in agriculture and our fields and garden would look very different if we did not use polymers in them. This review traces the history of polymer use,
Horticulture — New Technologies and Applications
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Indo-American Hybrid Seeds
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
the publication is a good reference material. ' Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 62:9 1992