How to Propagate 375 Plants

An Illustrated Directory of Flowers, Trees, Shrubs, Climbers, Water Plants, Vegetables and Herbs, with 650 Photographs

How to Propagate 375 Plants

Presents a guide to propagation techniques for 375 plants along with information on dealing with pests and diseases and a glossary of propagation terms.

Plant & Soil Science: Fundamentals & Applications

Plant & Soil Science: Fundamentals & Applications

Plant & Soil Science Fundamentals and Applications combines the basic knowledge of plant and soil science, in and easy to read and teach format, and provides practical real world application for information learned. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Ornamental Horticulture

Ornamental Horticulture

ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE: SCIENCE, OPERATIONS, AND MANAGEMENT, 4E is a comprehensive introduction to the art and science of ornamental horticulture. This book provides a balanced coverage of the different elements integral to this field, including the science of ornamental horticulture, crop production, craftsmanship, and business management skills. ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE offers students a practical view of the business skills required to be successful in this growing industry, while also giving them the chance to develop their own creativity. Extensive full color illustrations, detailed list of objectives, and comprehensive review questions will help students monitor their progress. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Biology of Horticulture

An Introductory Textbook

The Biology of Horticulture

This comprehensive book provides a thorough scientific foundation on the growth and care of plants common to all horticultural commodities. Continuing in the tradition of the first edition, it incorporates the principles behind the techniques described in other ''how-to'' horticulture texts. By providing readers with a thorough grounding in the science of horticulture, it successfully prepares them for more specialized studies in nursery management, floriculture, landscaping, vegetable and fruit science.

Plant Propagation

Principles and Practices

Plant Propagation

This thorough text covers all aspects of the propagation of plants - both sexual and asexual - with considerable attention given to human (vs natural) efforts to increase plant numbers. It discusses the latest applied techniques and theories of propagation, gives a greater emphasis to the rapidly growing area of tissue culture micropropagation, and explores developments in propagation equipment and facilities. The book is divided into three parts: the first presents the scientific evidence that provides the theoretical framework upon which propagation is based; the second describes in detail, procedures and techniques; and the last provides descriptions of up-to-date propagation methods for important horticultural plants.

Turn-of-the-Century Farm Tools and Implements

Turn-of-the-Century Farm Tools and Implements

Nearly 700 illustrations advertise items for garden, farm, lawn, stable, household, and more, including butter printers, cast-iron field rollers, broadcast seeders, corn harvesters and huskers, root cutters, cider mills, veterinary remedies, and more.

The Ladies' Companion to the Flower Garden

Being an Alphabetical Arrangement of All the Ornamental Plants Usually Grown in Gardens and Shrubberies; with Full Directions for Their Culture

The Ladies' Companion to the Flower Garden


Every Man His Own Gardener

Being a New, and Much More Complete Gardener's Kalendar, and General Director, Than Any One Hitherto Published ...

Every Man His Own Gardener