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Field Manual of Diseases on Trees and Shrubs

Field / Identification GuideHandbook / Manual
2*Seven black and white photographs of diseases on trees and shrubs
Five colour photographs of diseases on trees and shrubs
Seven pages of Glossary which describes pathogens of plants

By: R Kenneth Horst (Author)

207 pages, 8 plates with 5 colour & 7 b/w photos

Springer-Verlag

Paperback | Apr 2016 | #228968 | ISBN-13: 9789401783170
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NHBS Price: £144.00 $181/€171 approx
Hardback | Apr 2013 | #202717 | ISBN-13: 9789400759794
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About this book

Field Manual of Diseases on Trees and Shrubs is a reference manual on diseases which attack trees, shrubs, and vines. Field Manual of Diseases on Trees and Shrubs identifies various types of diseases which are known to invade these plants located throughout North, Central, and South America. The recordings include diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, viroids, phytoplasmas, and nematodes. Causal disease agents are described and illustrated in some cases and diseases and disease control measures are also discussed. A manual such as this is never finished since new reports of diseases are continuously reported.

"This manual covers diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms, including nematodes. [...] This volume will be useful for plant pathologists, landscape professionals, and researchers. Summing Up: Recommended. Graduate students through professionals/practitioners."
– T. McKimmie, Choice, Vol. 51 (3), November 2013


Contents

Preface
Illustrations
Disease Control and Management
Host Plants and Their Diseases
Headings Under Which Diseases Are Described
List of Land-Grant Institutions and Agricultural Experiment Stations in the United States
Glossary


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