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Author Deardorff, David C.

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

Publication Info. Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2009.
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Description 1 online resource (451 pages) : color illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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 "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.
Subject Plants, Ornamental -- Wounds and injuries -- Diagnosis.
Plant diseases -- Diagnosis.
Garden pests -- Control.
Natural pesticides.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Wadsworth, Kathryn B.
Other Form: Print version: Deardorff, David C. What's wrong with my plant (and how do I fix it?). Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2009 9780881929614 (DLC) 2009019447 (OCoLC)311779871
ISBN 9780881929614
9781604691306 (electronic bk.)
1604691301 (electronic bk.)
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SRP 2012 X
August 20 2012
SRP 2012 REVIEW: Nice collection of pictures to help you identify the percise plant problem plus helpful "organic" solutions.
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