A Guide to Cultivating Melons Under Glass

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CLARKE Press, Mar 1, 2011 - Gardening - 32 pages
Contents Include: Growing Melons in Dung-beds or Pits; Sowing the Seed, and Management of Young Plants; Training and Stopping; Soil and Planting, etc; Moulding Up - Temperature; Impregnation, Watering, etc; Forms of Houses - Depths of Soil; Preparing the Plants, Planting; Watering; Temperature and Syringing; Ventilation; Impregnation, Training and Stopping; Very Early Forcing; Varieties; Insects and Diseases. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.

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David Thomson is the author of, among other books, "The Biographical Dictionary of Film" and "Rosebud," a biography of Orson Wells.

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