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8 edition of All about houseplants found in the catalog.

All about houseplants

by Susan M. Lammers

  • 240 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Ortho Books in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • House plants.,
  • Indoor gardening.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcreated and designed by the editorial staff of Ortho Books ; project editor, Barbara J. Ferguson ; writer, Susan M. Lammers ; major photographers, Fred Lyon, Michael McKinley.
    ContributionsStremple, Barbara Ferguson., Ortho Books.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB419 .L334 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3073347M
    ISBN 100897210026
    LC Control Number82172368

    We get food from all different parts of the plant: flowers, fruits, vegeta-bles, seeds, nuts, stems, and leaves. Grass gives us a cool, soft place to walk. Some plants give us medicine, and trees are used to make paper and furniture. In this book, you will learn about how plants are classified (organized). Get this from a library! All about houseplants. [Kate Jerome; Ortho Books.] -- Shows readers how to select the best, plants for their homes' environment and how to correctly grow and care for them. Explains how to alter existing home conditions to accommodate desired plants.

    Nearly all houseplants prefer a humidity level of 50% or more. Houseplants may suffer, especially during the winter, from a lack of humidity. A simple method to increase the humidity is to place plants in a pebble tray. This is a tray lined with pebbles and filled with enough water to reach to . Houseplants profiles more than different plants, and gives you the best techniques to raise them to be happy, green, and healthy. And as you watch them grow, you can stimulate your inner botanist with the included information on each plant’s Latin family, varieties, bloom period, mature height, all illustrated in beautiful four-color photos.

    "Everything you have ever needed to know on the subject" (Daily Telegraph)"The House Plant Expert is informative and excellent value" (Guardian) "After the Bible, the best-selling reference book of all time" (BBC Gardener's World)"The House Plant Expert by Dr David Hessayon is the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide" (Oxford Times) "The traditional Experts are bibles for many in the trade Reviews: Houseplants for All | Turn over a new leaf with Houseplants for All, and actually keep all your plant babies happy and healthy. Use the plant profile quiz to easily find your perfect match instead of picking up whatever catches your eye at the store and hoping that it'll survive your home and lifestyle.


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