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Pests of landscape trees and shrubs : an integrated pest management guide / Steve H. Dreistadt, writer ; Jack Kelly Clark, principal photographer ; Tunyalee A. Martin, content supervisor ; Mary Louise Flint, technical editor.

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Location: Stoney Creek STACKS SB763 .C2 D74 2016
Barcode: 30731101163875
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781601078643
  • ISBN: 1601078641
  • Physical Description: ix, 437 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: Third edition.
  • Publisher: Oakland, California : University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What's in this book -- Designing an IPM program : Which organisms are pests? ; IPM program components -- Growing healthy trees and shrubs : Growth requirements ; Plant development and seasonal growth ; Design a pest-tolerant landscape ; Site preparation and planting ; Water management ; Fertilizing woody plants ; Pruning ; Injuries, hazards, and protecting landscapes -- Abiotic disorders : Water deficit and excess ; Aeration deficit ; Nutrient deficiencies ; Nitrogen excess ; Salinity ; Boron and other specific ions ; pH problems ; Herbicide phytotoxicity ; Other chemical phytotoxicity ; Chilling injury ; Freezing and frost ; Sunburn ; Sunscald ; High and low light ; Thermal injury, or high temperatures ; Edema ; Rose phyllody ; Mechanical injury ; Hail ; Wind ; Lightning ; Gas injury ; Air pollution -- Diseases : Types of pathogens ; Monitoring and diagnosing diseases ; Disease management ; Blossom and fruit diseases ; Leaf and twig diseases ; Limb and trunk diseases ; Mushroom and other spore-forming structures in landscapes ; Root and crown diseases -- Insects, mites, and snails : Damage ; Life cycles ; Control action guidelines, or thresholds ; Monitoring and diagnosing problems ; Sampling ; Management ; Home invasions by nuisance pests ; Foliage, fruit, and root chewers ; Sucking insects ; Gall makers ; Foliage miners ; Twig, branch, and trunk boring insects ; Bee and yellowjacket nuisance ; Fruit flies ; Mites ; Pillbugs and sowbugs ; Snails -- Weeds : Weed management before planting ; Weed management in plantings ; Types of weeds and their management ; Annual broadleaves ; Annual grasses ; Sedges ; Perennial grasses ; Perennial broadleaves ; Algae, lichens, and mosses -- Nematodes : Damage ; Identification and biology ; Management of nematodes ; Root knot nematodes ; Root lesion nematodes ; Dagger nematodes ; Ring nematodes ; Stunt nematodes ; Citrus nematode -- Problem-solving tables : Problem-solving guide ; Tree and shrub pest tables.
Subject: Ornamental shrubs > Diseases and pests > California.
Ornamental trees > Diseases and pests > California.
Ornamental treesc > Diseases and pests > Integrated control > California.
Ornamental shrubs > Diseases and pests > Integrated control > California.