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What's wrong with my plant (and how do I fix it?) : a visual guide to easy diagnosis and organic remedies / David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth.

Deardorff, David C. (Author). Wadsworth, Kathryn B. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604691306 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1604691301 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (451 pages) : color illustrations
  • Publisher: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What's wrong? -- Easy diagnosis : the flow charts --The whole plant -- Leaves and leafy vegetables -- Flowers, flower buds, and edible flowers -- Fruits and vegetables -- Stems, trunks, and branches -- Roots, bulbs, and root vegetables -- Seeds and seedlings -- How do I fix it? -- Natural solutions and organic remedies -- Growing conditions -- Fungi -- Insects -- Mites -- Bacteria -- Viruses -- Nematodes -- Other pests -- What does it look like? -- A photo gallery of common problems -- Problems on whole plants -- Problems on leaves and leafy vegetables -- Problems on flowers, flower buds, and edible flowers -- Problems on fruits and vegetables -- Problems on stems, trunks, and branches -- Problems on roots, bulbs, and root vegetables -- Problems on seeds and seedlings.
Summary, etc.:
"Dealing with a sick plant is one of the most frustrating situations a gardener or houseplant owner can face. Fortunately, help is at hand. This innovative, easy-to-use book enables you to recognize what's plaguing your plant and then fix it" --Cover, p. 4.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Plants, Ornamental > Wounds and injuries > Diagnosis.
Plant diseases > Diagnosis.
Garden pests > Control.
Natural pesticides.
Genre: Electronic books.

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