How Plants Work: The Science Behind the Amazing Things Plants Do (Science for Gardeners)

How Plants Work: The Science Behind the Amazing Things Plants Do (Science for Gardeners)

Linda Chalker-Scott


The extra you recognize, the higher you grow!

vegetation are in a position to attention-grabbing and unforeseen issues. Why do box vegetation wilt whilst they’ve been frequently watered? Why did the hydrangea that thrived final yr by no means bloom this yr? Why do slugs wipe out the vegetable backyard rather than consuming the weeds? Plant physiology—the learn of ways residing issues function—can resolve those and such a lot different difficulties gardeners usually encounter.

In How crops paintings, horticulture professional and contributor to the preferred weblog The backyard Professors, Linda Chalker-Scott brings the stranger-than-fiction technology of the plant international to brilliant lifestyles. She uncovers the mysteries of ways and why vegetation do the issues they do, and hands the house gardener with attention-grabbing wisdom that might switch the best way they garden.

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