By Laurie Brown
The ebook is split into 3 sections - Plant technology, Soil technological know-how, Pest and disorder. each one part features a variety of chapters in relation to an incredible precept of utilized horticulture. every one bankruptcy begins with a key element precis and introduces the underpinning wisdom that is then bolstered via routines. The ebook includes over 70 sensible routines, provided in a manner that makes scholars imagine for themselves. solutions to the routines are given on the finish of chapters. transparent step by step directions make useful paintings obtainable to scholars of all abilities.
This new 3rd version offers a good wider sweep of case reports to make this booklet a vital useful workbook for horticulture scholars and gardners alike. up-to-date fabric matches with the newest RHS, urban and Guilds and Edexcel syllabus. it's really appropriate for the RHS certificates, complicated certificates and Edexcel Diplomas in addition to for these venture NPTC nationwide, complex nationwide classes and Horticulture NVQs at degrees 2 and three, including the hot degree in Environmental and Land-based studies.
Laurie Brown is a horticultural scientist and educator. he's Director of Academex, a consultancy corporation desiring to excellence in instructing and studying. Laurie formerly labored with the factors Unit at the layout of exemplary educating assets within the land-based sector.
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Applied Principles of Horticultural Science by Laurie Brown