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The Resource Encyclopedia of gardening techniques, American Horticultural Society editors, David J. Ellis [and others] ; additional contributors, Simon Akeroyd [and others]

Encyclopedia of gardening techniques, American Horticultural Society editors, David J. Ellis [and others] ; additional contributors, Simon Akeroyd [and others]

Label
Encyclopedia of gardening techniques
Title
Encyclopedia of gardening techniques
Statement of responsibility
American Horticultural Society editors, David J. Ellis [and others] ; additional contributors, Simon Akeroyd [and others]
Title variation
  • Gardening techniques
  • Step-by-step guide to basic skills every gardener needs
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive guide to the best gardening techniques from pruning to propagation and planting to harvesting. This step-by-step guide to essential gardening practice is a must-have reference showing modern methods to a new generation of gardeners. Compiled by leading specialists in every area of gardening, the book contains a vast amount of expert information clearly demonstrating the tried-and-tested techniques honed by the world's leading gardening authority. Using more than 1,600 artworks in more than 400 step-by-step sequences, the book covers every aspect of gardening from pruning to sowing, watering to feeding, and propagating to planting. Covering all plants including trees, flowers, shrubs, climbers, lawns, vegetables, fruit and herbs, it shows how to create water features and patios, and add lighting. It also includes organic techniques, recycling and how to treat pests and diseases. The wealth of practical information makes this book an essential purchase for both professional and amateur gardeners
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
635.903
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • encyclopedias
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ellis, David J.
  • Akeroyd, Simon.
  • American Horticultural Society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gardening
  • Gardening
  • Gardening
Label
Encyclopedia of gardening techniques, American Horticultural Society editors, David J. Ellis [and others] ; additional contributors, Simon Akeroyd [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: American Horticultural Society
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gardening basics -- Wildlife gardening -- Growing ornamentals -- Growing vegetables & herbs -- Growing fruit -- Lawns -- Water gardening -- Container gardening -- Greenhouse gardening -- Propagating plants -- Glossary
Control code
on1047552745
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Revised and updated edition.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9781784725884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1047552745
Label
Encyclopedia of gardening techniques, American Horticultural Society editors, David J. Ellis [and others] ; additional contributors, Simon Akeroyd [and others]
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: American Horticultural Society
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gardening basics -- Wildlife gardening -- Growing ornamentals -- Growing vegetables & herbs -- Growing fruit -- Lawns -- Water gardening -- Container gardening -- Greenhouse gardening -- Propagating plants -- Glossary
Control code
on1047552745
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Revised and updated edition.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9781784725884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1047552745

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