Green World

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Green Grower Publishing Company, 1988 - Gardening - 484 pages
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Contents

Contents
19
Landscape history
29
The plant selection
39
Sun or shade loving plants
41
Tree trunk and bark
43
Leaves
44
1 Emergency action for poisoning
45
Soil
51
1 Runner
180
4 Division
181
9 Corms
182
14 Orchid propagation
183
15 Cutting
184
B Root hormone
185
E Time of the year in cuttings are taken
188
F Selection of cutting materials
189

Plant for fire protection
52
Control humidity
53
Source of plant
54
Non taxable items
55
Plant arrangement for functional design
57
1 Surface drainage
58
Visual control
59
2 Blocking glow light
60
4 How to gain attention
62
Climate control
63
Using solar energy
65
Frost tender plant
66
Air filtration
67
Landscape design
69
Irrigation design
86
GPM Gallon Per Minutes
92
2 Calculate size of pipe
93
Type of pipe
94
Determine number of sprinkler circuits
98
Few hints of installation of sprinkler
100
How to determine how much water to apply
102
How often should we water?
103
How to avoid surface run off waterprecipitation
104
Drip Irrigation System Design
105
How many emitters needed for each plant?
106
Drip system pattern
108
When is the best time of the day to water?
109
How to water clay soil?
110
Site preparation
112
Shallow root mass in paved area
113
Utility line area
114
3 Power station ash
115
2 Light
116
Transplanting plant and planting
117
Are any chemical aid available for transplant shock?
118
Digging the tree
119
Digging method and making the root ball
120
Moving plant
121
Removing metal or plastic container
122
Pruning
123
Soil
124
5 Soil water
125
Soil fertility
126
Acid soil
127
Why soils are acidic
128
Will Gypsum open up clay soil?
129
3 Sodic soil pH
130
Organic matter Humus compost
132
2 Optimum level of organic matter
133
4 Making compost Organic soil
134
What kind of planter mix organic compost is better to use?
135
Fertilizer
136
Plant nutrition
137
How to determine what kind of fertilizer is needed?
138
Essential elements and their functions and deficiencies
140
Nutrient balance
144
Liquid fertilizer
145
Blood meal and bone meal
146
Is Oxygen Plus good for the plant?
147
What should I do I gave too much fertilizer to the plant?
148
Ground cover
149
Estimating number of plant to cover the area
150
Lawn and their care
151
Varieties of turf
153
Amount of seed to cover the area
154
Preparing soil
155
Plugging
156
Golf coursebowling green
157
Fertilizing
158
Lawn insects
159
Vegetable gardening
160
Size of garden
161
Care
163
Fresh fruit and vegetable buying guide
166
Plant propagation
177
3 Soil mixture of seed flats
178
7 Spore propagation
179
H Type of cutting
190
J Maintenance of cutting
191
A Why grafting?
192
Breeding
198
Popular names of house plant
204
Diseases
205
Water lily
206
Planting and time
207
Bonsai
208
Soil mixture
209
Agricultural chemical
210
Classification of Agricultural chemical
211
What is their diet?
212
Lists of common insects lifecycle and control
213
Insecticide chemical classification and for their use
216
Disease
221
Fungicide chemical classification and for their use
225
Rodenticide
227
Weed killer
229
Week killer application
234
The useful weed control table
235
Weed killer chemical classification and for their use
243
Pruning
245
Purpose of pruning
246
Time of pruning
247
2 Height between primary branch
248
3 Primary branch angle from the trunk
249
5 Size of primary branch
250
Secondary branch cutting
252
Which one is bad branch?
254
Pruning technic
255
2 Cutting large branches
256
4 How far to cut back large branch
257
Pruning plants damaged by cold
258
Pruning of the every other year fruiting habit or bearing too many fruits 259 15 Pruning old tree
259
Early fruit dropping before mature size
260
Explanatory of few terminology
261
The purpose of pruning ornamental plants
263
Pruning some popular ornamental trees
264
Control of flowering and fruit set by chemicals
266
Control of suckers and trunk sprouts
267
Plant Encyclopedia
269
Plant Selection by Height
393
Tree
394
Shrub
400
Vine
406
Perennial
407
Annual
410
Fern
411
Palm
412
Cactus
413
Orchids
414
Ground cover
415
Wind break
419
Barriers
420
Indoor plant
421
Hedge
425
Rock Garden
427
Attract bird
429
Humming bird
430
Draw bee
431
Heat resistant
432
Drought resistant
435
Hill erosion control
440
Sea cost
442
Fire protection
444
Near the pool
445
Fragrant plant
446
Colorful foliage
449
Fast growing plant
452
Slow growing plant
456
Wet area growing plant
459
Sandy area
460
Cross Reference for The Common Name to Botanical Name
463
Reference
471
Index
482
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