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RHS Handbook: Garden Problem Solver The Royal Horticultural Society

RHS Handbook: Garden Problem Solver By The Royal Horticultural Society

RHS Handbook: Garden Problem Solver by The Royal Horticultural Society

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RHS Garden Problem Solver provides expert advice on working with the weather, the soil and other elements of the environment to prevent problems occurring in your garden.

RHS Handbook: Garden Problem Solver Summary

RHS Handbook: Garden Problem Solver by The Royal Horticultural Society

RHS Garden Problem Solver is a comprehensive guide to establishing healthy growing conditions in your garden and tackling pests and diseases when they occur. This book identifies more than 280 common pests, diseases and problems offering a broad range of cultural, chemical and biological solutions. With detailed instructions on combating pests and diseases in ornamentals, vegetables and fruit and how to keep weeds at bay, you'll learn how to save money, time and effort.

About The Royal Horticultural Society

This series is written by a team of Royal Horticultural Society experts in fruit, trees, ornamentals and hedges with decades of practical experience. The Royal Horticultural Society is at the forefront of a gardening revolution in which received wisdom is questioned and updated. This book is the result of more than 100 years of practical experience in gardens across the world. With this book, gardening practice is in safe hands.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION UNDERSTANDING PROBLEMS Understanding environmental problems Understanding pests Understanding diseases Preventing problems Choosing the right plants Establishing good growing conditions Using good growing techniques Encouraging beneficial insects Encouraging wildlife predators Establishing good garden hygiene Barriers for small pests Barriers for large pests Sticky traps TAKING ACTION Improving growing conditions Common pests Common diseases ORNAMENTALS Introduction Seeds & seedlings Annuals & bedding plants Bulbs & corms Glasshouse plants Herbaceous perennials Lawns Trees & shrubs Conifers Roses VEGETABLES Introduction Seeds & seedlings Asparagus Aubergines Beans Brassicas Carrots Celery & celeriac Chard & beetroot Cucurbits Culinary herbs Leeks Lettuce Onions, shallots & garlic Parsnips Peas Potatoes Spinach Sweet corn Sweet & chilli peppers Tomatoes FRUIT Introduction Apples Pears Plums Apricots, cherries & peaches Blueberries Currants Gooseberries Grapes Raspberries Strawberries WEEDS Introduction Preventing weeds Annual weeds Perennial weeds Garden weed directory Lawn weed directory GLOSSARY INDEX PICTURE CREDITS

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RHS Handbook: Garden Problem Solver by The Royal Horticultural Society
Used - Very Good
Octopus Publishing Group
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