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What"s wrong with my plant?

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by Bradley, Steve

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Hamlyn, Distributed in the United States by Sterling Pub. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Garden pests,
  • Plant diseases

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementSteven Bradley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB603.5 .B67 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3356521M
    ISBN 10060060568X
    LC Control Number2004396794
    OCLC/WorldCa51738687

    Fertilizer burn or fertilizer deficiency: Too much fertilizer can actually kill a plant. Shortages of any of the essential plant nutrients can cause stunting and leaf discoloration. Freeze damage: Frost can blacken the most exposed parts of the plant. Hardy perennials usually grow back after freeze damage, but, just to be safe, protect plants from unseasonable cold spells by temporarily. This book is published as both an interactive app designed for tablet devices and as a downloadable pdf. Both versions cover basic information on choosing a planting site, .

      Looks rather like a bacterial decay as a result of too much water. Or, it could be that the water has too many dissolved ions, which are pulled preferentially to the tips of the plants by guttation. If the drainage is poor, salts build up in the s.   Just the act of transplantation will damage some feeder roots, and the plant will drop older leaves to keep balance between top and bottom. Gardenias like coolish conditions, good light but not too much direct sun, good watering when nearly dry, well drained soil -- didn't read any of this in a book, so others may have different views, but my experience supports these statements.

    This is a great book on plant pests. The pictures help a lot since I am never sure if what the book describes is what I am actually seeing. I also love the way the book addresses the problem and provides solutions in less than a page. I am not a person with a green thumb and would not buy books from anyone other than Steve Bradley/5(8). It’s the question most commonly heard in every garden: what’s wrong with my? And with the bestselling What’s Wrong With My Plant? and What’s Wrong With My Vegetable Garden?, we’ve answered it for flower borders, perennial gardens, and vegetable beds. What’s next? One of the most challenging parts of the garden—the delicious yet disease-prone fruit [ ].


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