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Applied Principles of Horticultural Science

ISBN-10: 0750687029

ISBN-13: 9780750687027

Edition: 3rd 2009 (Revised)

Authors: Laurie Brown

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Applied Principles of Horticultural Science is that critical thing for all students of horticulture - a book that teaches the theory of horticultural science through the practice of horticulture itelf. The book contains over 70 practical exercises, presented in a way that makes students think for themselves, and supported by concise summaries of the underpinning knowledge to facilitate student-centred learning. Clear step-by-step instructions make practical work accessible to students of all abilities. Updated in line with the latest RHS syllabus, this new third edition includes questions and answers at the end of every chapter to aid self study, and provides an even wider sweep of case studies to make this book an essential practical work book for horticulture students and gardeners alike. * Gain an understanding of the practical application of horticultural science * Have the essential information for your course at your fingertips * Test and confirm your learning with model questions and exercises throughout
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Book details

List price: $50.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 10/1/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 340
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

Preface
Plant anatomy
Growth and development
Water in the plant
Flowers and seeds
Soil morphology
Properties and processes of soil water
Soil organic matter
Fertilisers and nutrition
Common disorders and their causes
Nematodes and biological control
Index