This handbook is the most comprehensive single source available for information on foliage plant health It guides readers through every aspect of recognizing and solving most problems of this important ornamental group with over 400 color photographs, expert management advice, and extensive general reference Features include reliable strategies for controlling the diseases and disorders of 75 foliage plant genera, tables of phytotoxicity and cultivar sensitivity that list options for non chemical, chemical, biological, and integrated disease control, and literature reviews that summarize current knowledge of foliage plant problems.This handbook is conveniently organized with all the problems that affect a single plant genera grouped in the same section Information on each problem includes a description of symptoms, an explanation of possible causes, and management recommendations The color photographs give readers a quick way to recognize unfamiliar problems Plant genera with similar or related problems are grouped together to help readers recognize patterns of problems across multiple genera Readers at every level will appreciate the author s clear, straightforward writing style.Designed for use throughout the green industry, this book is a valuable resource for greenhouse growers, nursery managers, florists and florist suppliers, ornamental plant producers, horticulturists, interiorscapers, extension specialists, consultants, diagnosticians, master gardeners, students, and researchers It will aid professionals working in every situation from a large scale nursery to the interior plantscape of a hotel or shopping mall....
|Title||:||Foliage Plant Diseases: Diagnosis & Control|
|Publisher||:||Amer Phytopathological Society September 15, 1997|
|Number of Pages||:||169 pages|
|File Size||:||765 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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