Category «Gardening Horticulture»

Read e-book online Enzyklopädie der Wildobst- und seltenen Obstarten (German PDF

By Dr. Helmut Pirc

Wilde Früchte

Mehr als two hundred seltene Obstarten, heimische und exotische Wildfrüchte, die sich im eigenen Garten ziehen lassen, werden in diesem Buch von A–Z beschrieben.

Mini-Kiwi, Indianerbanane, Berberitze, Mahonie, Türkische Haselnuss, Kamtschatka-Heckenkirsche, Roter Holunder, Kornelkirsche, Wacholder und Schneeball, Kaki, Büffelbeere, Ölweide, Sanddorn, Cranberry, verschiedene Kastanienarten, Honigbeere, Butternuss- und andere Walnussgewächse, Blauschotenbaum, Feige, Maulbeere, Granatapfel, Quitte, Felsenbirne, Apfel-, Els- oder Mehlbeere, Speierling, Weißdorn und Eberesche, Essigrose, Dreiblatt-Zitrone oder Goji-Beere sind nur einige wenige der Arten, die in diesem umfassenden Buch ihren Auftritt haben.

Jede Obstart wird mit eigenem Bild und ihren wichtigsten Sorten bezüglich Wuchs, Blüte, Früchten und Standortansprüchen im element beschrieben. speedy vergessene heimische Wildobstarten sind ebenso lückenlos vertreten wie alle für den Anbau in unseren Breiten geeigneten exotischen Obstarten. Ob die Suche nach neuen Geschmackserlebnissen, gesundheitsbewusste Ernährung oder einfach gärtnerisches Interesse im Vordergrund steht – dieses Buch gibt umfassend Auskunft.

Der Autor
Dr. Helmut Pirc ist Abteilungsleiter für Gehölzkunde und Baumschulwesen an einer Höheren Lehr- und Forschungsanstalt für Gartenbau. Mit seinem Praxisbuch „Wildobst und seltene Obstarten im Hausgarten" hat er bereits ein weit verbreitetes Standardwerk über den Anbau besonderen Obstes in heimischen Gärten veröffentlicht.

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Hans Götz's Stauden (Fach- und Lehrbücher) (German Edition) PDF

By Hans Götz

Das BdS-Handbuch Stauden liefert detaillierte Informationen zu über four hundred Arten. Neben Herkunft und Wuchs werden die morphologischen Eigenschaften, die Standortbedingungen, Lebensbereiche und Gesellig-keitsstufen der Pflanzen sowie mögliche Verwen-dungen beschrieben; ein Foto jeder Pflanze erleichtert das Erkennen und Einprägen. Außerdem werden weitere Arten und empfehlenswerte Sorten genannt. Im einleitenden Teil des Buches befassen sich die Autoren mit den Lebensbereichen der Stauden, die durch anschauliche Illustrationen verdeutlicht werden. Im Anhang sind Stauden nach diesen Lebensbereichen untergliedert, sodass eine schnelle Zuordnung möglich ist. Die Neuauflage Stauden-Handbuch IIIa konzentriert sich auf die wichtigen aktuellen Stauden, Gräser und Farne sowie Wasser- und Sumpfpflanzen sind im Handbuch IIIb zusammengefasst.

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Download e-book for iPad: Physical Control Methods in Plant Protection by Charles Vincent,Bernhard Panneton,Francis Fleurat-Lessard

By Charles Vincent,Bernhard Panneton,Francis Fleurat-Lessard

together released with INRA, Paris.

Pesticide resistance is changing into extra widespread and common with greater than 500 insect species identified to became proof against man made pesticides. however, shoppers more and more call for agricultural items with none pesticide residues. This booklet, for the 1st time, exhibits the choice: exclusively actual equipment for plant safety by way of thermal, electromagnetic, mechanical and vacuum methods. A word list rounds up this super worthy book.

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Download e-book for iPad: Urban Horticulture by Tina Marie Waliczek,Jayne M. Zajicek

By Tina Marie Waliczek,Jayne M. Zajicek

In the wake of urbanization and technological advances, public eco-friendly areas inside of towns are disappearing and other people are spending extra time with digital units than with nature. Urban Horticulture explores the significance of horticulture to the lives, well-being, and health and wellbeing of city populations. It comprises contributions from specialists in study and perform from around the usa, discussing the heritage, significance, and advantages of chosen subject matters in city horticulture.


This e-book examines different types of private and non-private groups in addition to kingdom and federal courses to advertise city horticulture, together with their heritage, administration and management, programming, overview, investment, and the advantages they supply to contributors and groups. It additionally experiences previous and present study on institution, group, public, and criminal gardens. whereas no longer a simple textbook, it's adaptable to school room studying, as each one bankruptcy features:



  • Objectives

  • Key terms

  • A summary

  • Review questions

  • Enrichment activities

  • Suggestions for additional reading

The booklet additionally comprises case stories and on-line entry to examples of PowerPoint displays that may be utilized in the study room or web-based courses.


Useful for researchers, practitioners, academics, and scholars, Urban Horticulture is a versatile source that info how passive and lively interplay with crops enriches people’s lives. It offers a number of circumstances that illustrate how such interactions increase actual and psychological overall healthiness, caliber of existence, social overall healthiness, and neighborhood growth.

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Download e-book for iPad: Black & Decker The Complete Guide to DIY Greenhouses 2nd by Philip Schmidt

By Philip Schmidt

Find the entire newest details you want to layout and equip your individual greenhouse, multi function place!

Black & Decker whole advisor to DIY Greenhouses is a brand new version to the preferred Complete advisor to Greenhouses & backyard Projects. Laser-focused on development greenhouses for the house gardener, it is the so much entire name on DIY greenhouses you will discover at any place. that includes full-color step by step images and complete how-to directions, the publication positive aspects complete plans for buildings which are designed to increase the gardening season. From ornate, Victorian kind greenhouses to simple chilly frames, you are guaranteed to discover a venture that meets your wishes and suits your area. during this re-creation, you can find a number of new plans to extend the variety of suggestions, together with a geodesic-dome greenhouse, a customized greenhouse with a fieldstone origin, extra equipment greenhouses, or even a super-efficient greenhouse equipped thoroughly shape upcycled development fabrics- the greenest greenhouse you will find!

Black & Decker whole consultant to DIY Greenhouses supplies an up-to-date examine new fabrics and items, besides counsel for siting and orienting, is helping you are making stable layout offerings. entire sections on warmers, air flow and watering platforms assist you to arrange and function your greenhouse for max profit. development a greenhouse, even a comparatively advanced "stick-built" sort is an incredibly effortless DIY venture and person who is certain to thrill any gardener on your family.

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Sabine Reber,Rolf Neeser's Endlich gärtnern!: So bringen Sie Ihren Garten zum Blühen PDF

By Sabine Reber,Rolf Neeser

Jeder Mensch braucht einen Garten! Dabei stellen sich Gartenlaien oft eine Fülle von Fragen: was once mache ich wann? was once mache ich wie? Wie finde ich die richtigen Pflanzen? Sabine Reber gibt Antwort auf solche Fragen und schöpft dabei aus ihrem reichen persönlichen Erfahrungsschatz. Sie erzählt von ihren eigenen Erfahrungen als Gartenanfängerin, gibt zahlreiche oftmals unorthodoxe Tipps, zeigt, welche Probleme es zu lösen und welche Fehler es zu vermeiden gilt.
Das Buch macht Lust, endlich selbst mit dem Gärtnern anzufangen und sich ein kleines Stück Grün nach eigenen Wünschen zu gestalten.

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New PDF release: Designing with Grasses

By Neil Lucas

Designing with Grasses indicates gardeners not only what grasses can be found, yet tips to layout with grasses in several settings, together with meadows, lawns, eco-friendly roofs, and extra. layout principles are supported by way of conscientiously devised upkeep options, layout checklists that make designing achieveable by way of gardeners of all skill degrees, and lists of grasses most sensible for various occasions, together with low-maintenance, drought-tolerant possible choices to the conventional garden grasses and grasses appropriate for eco-friendly roofs and erosion keep watch over. An encyclopedic A to Z of grasses comprises profiles with details on progress and care.

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Farming with Native Beneficial Insects: Ecological Pest by The Xerces Society PDF

By The Xerces Society

Harness the ability of worthy bugs to discourage pests and decrease crop harm. This complete advisor to farming with bugs can have you development beetle banks and local plant box borders as you obtain a bountiful and pesticide-free harvest. With suggestions for choosing the bugs you’re attempting to allure paired with step by step directions for a number of habitat-building tasks, you’ll quickly methods to hire your personal biocontrol conservation strategies. Lay out the comb piles and plant the hedgerows as the bugs are going to like it here!

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Download e-book for kindle: Gardening with a Wild Heart: Restoring California's Native by Judith Larner Lowry

By Judith Larner Lowry

Judith Lowry's voice and studies make a wealthy matrix for essays that come with discussions of wildflower gardening, the ecology of local grasses, wildland seed-collecting, ideas of common layout, and plant/animal interactions. This lyrical and articulate mixture of the sensible and the poetic combines own tale, wildland ecology, recovery gardening practices, and local plant horticulture.

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Get Pests, Diseases and Beneficials: Friends and Foes of PDF

By F David Hockings AM

Pests, ailments and Beneficials is helping gardeners to spot and take care of these universal bugs and small animals (such as insects, beetles, caterpillars, thrips and mites) which are present in each Australian garden.
It deals transparent descriptions and whole color photos to assist in opting for bugs or different organisms, and offers helpful suggestion on the way to recognize and deal with difficulties. The publication additionally covers feeding behavior, lifestyles cycles and bug biology.
Based at the 1980 booklet neighbors and Foes of Australian Gardens, this new paintings has been revised and increased to incorporate normal backyard events in addition to Australian local vegetation, and gives extra details on plant ailments, risk free and helpful fungi, micro organism and viruses, physiological problems and difficulties because of horticultural mismanagement.

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