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Synopsis: Every major floriculture crop is discussed in detail in Introduction to Floriculture, Second Edition. The information presented can be used as guidelines for the production of these crops. Divided into two sections on miscellaneous cut flowers and other flowering potted plants, this newly revised edition updates and expands on the existing information from the first edition and contains two completely new chapters on specialty cut flowers and geraniums. This book will be an invaluable source of information for the student as well as the commercial grower.
* Surveys every major commercial floriculture crop in detail
* Covers history, taxonomy, economics, propagation, general culture, disease and insect problems, physiological disorders, and marketing in each chapter
* Highlights culture procedures that:
* Result in the production of high-quality floriculture crops
* Reduce the need for pesticide applications
* Decrease greenhouse water runoff problems
* Increase the longevity of the various crops for the consumer
* Presents the latest information that can be used as guidelines for the commercial production of crops
* Discusses response of specific crops to management practices such as temperature and daylength manipulation, use of growth regulators, and hypobaric storage
* Written by 25 recognized floriculture crop experts
"The book is splendidly produced, represents good value for money, and brings together much up-to-date practical information and scientific expertise. It will be a valuable source of reference for flower growers, students and all associated with the trade, as well as being useful for plant pathologists and advisers. I am bound to say I will feel more confident with this book at hand, when next confronted by a sickly potted plant, than was hitherto the case."
"It is a solid review of the major florist crops produced today."
"The Second Edition provides a useful, up-to-date source of information on the commercial production of flower crops."
--BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY
Title: Introduction to Floriculture, Second Edition
Publisher: Academic Press
Publication Date: 1992
Book Condition: New
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Used; Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Damaged book. Please note this is a damaged book. The condition of this book is as stated above, however this book is slightly damaged in some way. Typically a grazed corner or torn cover. Thanks. Seller Inventory # CHL2792876
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Condition: Good. 2nd. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP31374710
Book Description Academic Press. Hardcover. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Seller Inventory # 2895366251
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-. Hardcover, was issued without a dustjacket, illustrated cover, "Every major floriculture crop is discussed in detail.an invaluable source of information for the student as well as the commercial grower," 22 of the 636 pages have ink markings or hi-liting, moderate scuffing to the glossy cover, no other flaws. Seller Inventory # 037793
Book Description Academic Press. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 0124376517 Very Good Condition. Five star seller - Buy with confidence!. Seller Inventory # Z0124376517Z2
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0124376517
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 0124376517. Seller Inventory # IM205475
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 2. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0124376517q
Book Description Academic Press 1992-03-10, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: good. 2. 0124376517. Seller Inventory # 488091
Book Description Academic Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020124376517