This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the biology and control of all the major parasitic weed groups. these include Striga (the witchweeds), which are significant parasites on cereals, cowpea and other broadleaved crops, Orobanche (broomrapes), Cuscuta (dodders), and Loranthaceae and Viscaceae (mistletoes). More than 850 references are cited so that the book will interest both students and research workers, as well as those advising farmers, concerned with weed science and crop protection.
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Book Description CAB International, Oxon, UK, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Slick illus. paper covered boards, xx, 16 page color section, b/w illus., appendix: list of crop scientific names, references, index, 332 pages. Faint soiling to bottom page edges, light scuffing, and denting to boards. Sound spine, hinges, and gutters, and other than a previous owners initials neatly written on the front free end paper the interior pages are unmarked. Size: 9.5 x 6.25 x 1: inches. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Botany; ISBN: 0851988733. ISBN/EAN: 9780851988733. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5315. Bookseller Inventory # 5315