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Australian Trees: Their Care and Repair

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This book is the tree-lover's first aid manual. Extensively illustrated, including 40 color plates, it tells you how to maintain your trees in good health, how to diagnose their illnesses, about their many enemies, including humans, the right medicine to administer, and in extreme cases, how to perform tree surgery.

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Overview

This book is the tree-lover's first aid manual. Extensively illustrated, including 40 color plates, it tells you how to maintain your trees in good health, how to diagnose their illnesses, about their many enemies, including humans, the right medicine to administer, and in extreme cases, how to perform tree surgery.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780868402956
  • Publisher: NewSouth Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/1/1999
  • Edition description: Second edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 190

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The Tree - Its Parts and Functions 1
Ch. 2 The Thee and its Environment 10
Ch. 3 Insects that Attack Trees 21
Ch. 4 Control of Insects 58
Ch. 5 Treatment Schedule for Insect Pests 76
Ch. 6 Some Common Tree Diseases 89
Ch. 7 Repairing Trees 100
Ch. 8 Other Tree Problems 129
Ch. 9 Fertilizing Trees 138
Ch. 10 Selecting Trees 141
Ch. 11 Transplanting Advanced Trees 145
App. 1 Characteristics, Special Requirements and Problems of Trees 149
App. 2 Trees for Particular Situations 168
Index 186
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