To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops
EU Shipping Update - read more

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £22 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Botany  Plants & Gardens

Pests, Diseases and Beneficials Friends and Foes of Australian Gardens

Out of Print
By: F David Hockings(Author)
272 pages, colour photos
Publisher: CSIRO
Pests, Diseases and Beneficials
Click to have a closer look
  • Pests, Diseases and Beneficials ISBN: 9781486300211 Paperback Mar 2014 Out of Print #210385
About this book Contents Biography Related titles
Images Additional images
Pests, Diseases and BeneficialsPests, Diseases and BeneficialsPests, Diseases and BeneficialsPests, Diseases and Beneficials

About this book

Pests, Diseases and Beneficials helps the average gardener to identify and deal with those common insects and small animals (such as bugs, beetles, caterpillars, thrips and mites) that are found in every Australian garden.

It offers clear descriptions and full colour images to aid in identifying insects or other organisms, and provides useful advice on how to recognise and treat problems. Pests, Diseases and Beneficials also covers feeding habits, life cycles and insect biology.

This fully updated edition has been expanded to include general garden situations as well as Australian native plants, and provides further information on plant diseases, harmless and beneficial fungi, bacteria and viruses, physiological disorders and problems caused by horticultural mismanagement.



- Friend or Foe
- Classification - the Importance of Small Animals
- Plant Damage - by Mouthparts, Egg laying, Bites and Stings
- Plant Diseases and Useful, Harmless and Beneficial Organisms
- Dealing with Pests and Diseases

- Pests Associated with Flowers, Fruit, Seeds, Leaves and Shoots
- Less Harmful, Harmless and Beneficial Small Animals
- Pests Associated with Twigs and Small Branches
- Pests and Beneficial Animals Associated with Trunks and Main Branches
- Pests Affecting Collars and Roots
- Small Animals Associated with Soil, Compost and Shelter
- Free Ranging Small Animals
- Diseases affecting Garden Plants
- Harmless and Beneficial Other Organisms and Specialised Roots and Bark
- Parasitic Plants
- Physiological Disorders
- Horticultural Problems

Appendix I: Control Chart
Appendix II: Glossary

Customer Reviews


F. David Hockings AM has been professionally involved in plant and general horticultural problem solving for more than 50 years. He has written books on related subjects, a newspaper column for several years and delivered numerous papers across Australia and overseas. He has lectured up to tertiary levels, conducted Adult Education and presented radio and TV programs. In 1998 he was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia for his work in horticulture.

Out of Print
By: F David Hockings(Author)
272 pages, colour photos
Publisher: CSIRO
Current promotions
BW SubscriptionBest of WinterNHBS Moth TrapBat Surveys for Professional Ecologists