Applied Principles of Horticultural Science by Laurie Brown

By Laurie Brown

utilized ideas of Horticultural technological know-how is that severe factor for all scholars of horticulture - a e-book that teaches the speculation of horticultural technology in the course of the perform of horticulture itelf.

The e-book is split into 3 sections - Plant technology, Soil technological know-how, Pest and sickness. each one part features a variety of chapters with regards to an enormous precept of utilized horticulture. every one bankruptcy starts off with a key element precis and introduces the underpinning wisdom that's then bolstered by way of routines. The booklet comprises over 70 sensible workouts, awarded in a fashion that makes scholars imagine for themselves. solutions to the workouts are given on the finish of chapters. transparent step by step directions make functional paintings available to scholars of all abilities.

This new 3rd variation offers a good wider sweep of case reviews to make this ebook a vital useful workbook for horticulture scholars and gardners alike. up-to-date fabric suits with the newest RHS, urban and Guilds and Edexcel syllabus. it's really appropriate for the RHS certificates, complex certificates and Edexcel Diplomas in addition to for these venture NPTC nationwide, complicated nationwide classes and Horticulture NVQs at degrees 2 and three, including the recent degree in Environmental and Land-based studies.

Laurie Brown is a horticultural scientist and educator. he's Director of Academex, a consultancy corporation meaning to excellence in instructing and studying. Laurie formerly labored with the criteria Unit at the layout of exemplary educating assets within the land-based sector.

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