Introductory Horticulture

Author: H. Edward Reiley

Publisher: Delmar Pub


Category: Science

Page: 610

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Introductory Horticulture, Seventh Edition is a text that has had longstanding success and has become a tried and true resource for teachers and students as well as professional horticulturists and gardening enthusiasts. It is comprehensive and easy to read, and is well thought out and organized. There are key terms highlighted throughout that allow the reader to focus on exactly what they need to learn and retain, and also a self evaluation at the end of each chapter to help keep the reader on track. Perhaps most importantly, this 7th edition boasts all of the latest technology and trends to keep the reader on the cutting edge. It addresses such things as water gardens, xeroscaping, and biological disease control, and includes an AHS plant heat zone map for better planning and plant selection. It covers all basic horticulture science and practical cultural needs so that the reader is well versed in the fundamentals, and boasts a large amount of 4-color illustrations.
Social Science

Plant & Soil Science: Fundamentals & Applications

Author: Rick Parker

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Category: Social Science

Page: 480

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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.

Encyclopedia of Global Resources

Author: Craig W. Allin

Publisher: Salem Pr Inc


Category: Nature

Page: 320

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The topic of our natural resources has become an important issue over the last few years. The abundance of some (and scarcity of others) has sparked many a debate. The four volumes in this set discuss not only the aspects of the resources themselves, but their economic and social impact as well. Plus, complimentary online access is provided through Salem Science.
Technology & Engineering

The Biology of Horticulture

Author: John E. Preece

Publisher: Wiley


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 528

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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.
American literature

Books in Print




Category: American literature


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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.
United States Imprints

Forthcoming Books

Author: R.R. Bowker Company. Dept. of Bibliography



Category: United States Imprints


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Courespondence Courses

Author: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)





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