All About Greenhouses
Ortho Books, Michael McKinley
Meredith Books, 2001 - Gardening - 96 pages
Whether you want indoor space for orchids and blooming tropicals or a year-round site to grow vegetables and cut flowers, you'll discover a whole new world of gardening in a greenhouse with this book in hand. It provides plans and building tips, advice on kits and equipment, and proven growing techniques. It's the complete guide to creating and using your indoor paradise.
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BENCHES AND EQUIPMENT
MANAGING THE GREENHOUSE
A-frame African violet aluminum anchor bolts angle attached greenhouse bottom braces build bulbs caulk cold frame concrete blocks cool corrugated cover degrees F door drip irrigation end walls evaporative cooling feet fiberglass flat floor flowers foot-candles footing foundation freestanding greenhouse frost line galvanized garden glass glazing gravel greenhouse plants growing gussets heater heating cable holes hoop hose humidity hydroponic inches insecticide insects inside install insulation irrigation keep kits layer leaves light MATERIALS LIST LUMBER Mealybugs mist molding nail nozzles panels percent perlite pesticides pipe plastic plastic film plate plywood polycarbonate potting mix powdery mildew purlins rafters rebar ridge board rigid plastic roof roots seedlings seeds sheets side sidewall sill soil mix solar space spray square stems structure studs sunlight supply temperature thermostat trench tropical vents VULNERABLE PLANTS Whiteflies winter wire wood screws wooden Zone