This book emphasizes environmentally safe, less-toxic IPM methods for controlling hundreds of insects, mites, weeds, plant diseases, nematodes, and other sources of damage. This comprehensive, easy-to-use second edition expands the invaluable qPest Tablesq for diagnosing causes of damage to more than 200 landscape plant genera and species.An Integrated Pest Management Guide Steve H. Dreistadt, Jack Kelly Clark, Mary Louise Flint ... Provide plants with proper cultural care, especially appropriate irrigation, to improve plant resistance to fire. Even drought-adapted species may benefit from watering every 1 to 2 months during the dry season, and the increased moisture may decrease their flammability. ... For more information, consult A Property Ownera#39;s Guide to Reducing Wildfire Threat (Farnham 1995), How Can Weanbsp;...
|Title||:||Pests of Landscape Trees and Shrubs|
|Author||:||Steve H. Dreistadt, Jack Kelly Clark, Mary Louise Flint|
|Publisher||:||UCANR Publications - 2004|