TITLE

GARDEN GOOD GUYS, WATER AND THE ACROBATS OF ROSES

AUTHOR(S)
Londeree, Nanette
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips about keeping gardens free from pests and diseases. Gardeners are advised to reduce dust in the garden, avoid too much fertilization and irrigation, and use combined products that function as systemic insecticides. However, there are also beneficials in the garden, such as assassin bugs, syrphid flies and green lacewings. A discussion on common abiotic disorders, including mechanical damage, temperature extremes, nutrient deficiencies and herbicide damage, is also given.
ACCESSION #
53400292

 

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