Simon & Schuster's Guide to Houseplants

Simon & Schuster's Guide to Houseplants

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A guide to selecting the right plants for an indoor environment explains how and when to feed, repot, and prune house plants, how to protect them from pests and diseases, and the best ways to arrange and support them

Simon and Schuster
Simon & Schuster's Guide to House Plants is the definitive guide to selecting the right plants for your indoor environment and making them flourish. The introductory chapter explains how plants grow; how and when to feed, repot, and prune them; how to protect them from pests and diseases; the best ways to arrange and support house plants; and how to engage in hydroculture. Each of the 243 entries, illustrated in lush full color, gives the plant's family, place of origin, description, propagation requirements, and complete instructions on temperature, lighting, and watering. Whether you are a novice or an expert indoor gardener, this indispensable guide is the most authoritative and useful handbook on house plants you can own.

Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [1986]
Copyright Date: ©1986
ISBN: 9780671631314
0671631314
9780671632182
0671632183
Branch Call Number: 635.965 CHIUS
Characteristics: 319 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Boriani, Maria Luisa
Alternative Title: Guide to houseplants
Notes: Includes index
Translation of: Piante d'appartamento

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