The Organic Gardener's Handbook of Natural Insect and Disease Control : A Complete Problem-Solving Guide to Keeping Your Garden and Yard Healthy Without Chemicals
End your worries about garden problems with safe, effective solutions from The Organic
Gardener's Handbook of Natural Insect and Disease Control!
- Easy-to-use problem-solving encyclopedia covers more than 200 vegetables, fruits,
herbs, flowers, trees, and shrubs
- Complete directions on how, when, and where to use preventive methods, insect traps
and barriers, biocontrols, homemade remedies, botanical insecticides, and more
- More than 350 color photos for quick identification of insect pests, beneficial
insects, and plant diseases
Newly revised with the latest, safest organic controls.
A New York Times Best Gardening Book
Insect, Disease & Weed I.D. Guide: Find-It-Fast Organic Solutions for Your Garden
I think the biggest mistake organic (especially new) gardeners make is assuming that
everything growing in the garden not specifically planted there is a weed. (Okay, that
is a definition for a weed, but in adhering strictly to that we miss
the healthy effect that many wild plants have and the beneficial bugs they attract.
What is it? Why is it in your garden? How can you make it go away? Or should you
try to keep it there? Use this book to know what's what in your garden, lawn,
and landscape. Uncover the identity of each garden mystery you meet, them learn
exactly what-- if anything-- to do about it. From banishing pests and diseases
to wiping out weeds to creating a haven for garden good guys, you'll find safe,
sensible, all-organic recommendations to help you make the best choices for our garden.
This Guide is like owning four reference books in one!
It is thorough and colorful and provides quick identification of the most common
garden pests, diseases, and weeds, and also gives organic solutions for each.
- Keys and tables to help with quick identification
- Color illustrations and color photos for accurate identification
- Information on pests and diseases plaguing vegetables, fruits, ornamentals, and lawns
You won't find another book that packs in as much useful information .
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