The Royal Horticultural Society Pests & Diseases - Pippa Greenwood & Andrew HalsteadDorling Kindersley, 1997, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Slight pull to the head of the upper panel and a very small nick to the top corner of the same. Text complete, clean and tight.
Contains a glossary of terms. Illustrated by way of: Colour Photographs; Black & White Drawings; Tables;
From the cover: “THE COMPLETE AND FULLY UPDATED GUIDE TO PREVENTING, IDENTIFYING AND TREATING EVERYDAY PLANT PROBLEMS
The illustrated gallery of plant problems is grouped according to whether leaves, stems, flowers, roots or fruits are affected. Simply compare the photograph with the affected part of your plant to see what is wrong. Additionally, the A-Z, plant-by-plant listing catalogues general and specific ailments to which each plant is susceptible.
EXPERT, PRACTICAL ADVICE
Many common problems can be controlled by good gardening practice and simple preventative measures. RHS Pests & Diseases provides authoritative advice on chemical-free solutions wherever appropriate and identifies valuable insects and pest predators to be welcomed in the garden.
This revised and updated handbook is the standard work for all gardeners looking for answers to common plant problems.”