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The Resource Weeds in the urban landscape : where they come from, why they're here, and how to live with them, Richard Orlando

Weeds in the urban landscape : where they come from, why they're here, and how to live with them, Richard Orlando

Label
Weeds in the urban landscape : where they come from, why they're here, and how to live with them
Title
Weeds in the urban landscape
Title remainder
where they come from, why they're here, and how to live with them
Statement of responsibility
Richard Orlando
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive identification guide to 189 common weeds in the urban environment, explaining their families and characteristics, with strategies for managing their presence in the garden and fields
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Orlando, Richard
Dewey number
632/.50978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
SB612.A2
LC item number
O75 2018
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB612.A2
NAL item number
O75 2018
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weeds
  • Weeds
  • Urban gardening
Label
Weeds in the urban landscape : where they come from, why they're here, and how to live with them, Richard Orlando
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-352) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Why I wrote this book -- Tom Yutani / by Amy Yutani -- Part 1: Background. What is a weed? -- A brief history of weeds and crop plants -- Important weed families -- About botanical and common names -- Part 2: The weeds. The "classic" weeds -- The green and golden hills of California -- Other invasive grasses -- Other broad-leaved weeds -- Garden escapees and wild land invaders -- California native weeds -- Part 3: Integrated pest management--with and without pesticides. Integrated pest management--an overview -- To spray or not to spray; or, Pesticides 101
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 381 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781623172114
Lccn
2017043940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • on1002294761
  • (OCoLC)1002294761
  • 978487
Label
Weeds in the urban landscape : where they come from, why they're here, and how to live with them, Richard Orlando
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-352) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Why I wrote this book -- Tom Yutani / by Amy Yutani -- Part 1: Background. What is a weed? -- A brief history of weeds and crop plants -- Important weed families -- About botanical and common names -- Part 2: The weeds. The "classic" weeds -- The green and golden hills of California -- Other invasive grasses -- Other broad-leaved weeds -- Garden escapees and wild land invaders -- California native weeds -- Part 3: Integrated pest management--with and without pesticides. Integrated pest management--an overview -- To spray or not to spray; or, Pesticides 101
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 381 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781623172114
Lccn
2017043940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • on1002294761
  • (OCoLC)1002294761
  • 978487

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