1. 1997-07-19 Some uses of water hyacinth - ruminant feed,handmade paper,nutrition . . . etc.
  2. 2004-04-20 Researchers have discovered that under certain conditions, plants may communicate with insects or other plants
  3. Key Resource 2001-01-01 This book is about global hunger, and our backyard garden. It looks at the opportunities that the future holds for people facing hunger all over the world, with these objectives: 1. To create an awareness that there is a world of potential beyond tomatoes and green beans. 2. To note what some of...
  4. 1993-01-01 It is estimated that there are about 500 million small farmers throughout the developing world. Conventional scientific research and extension programmes have emphasized high-input approaches geared to modernizing small farm agriculture and, often, technological packages developed at experiment...
  5. 2014-01-20 Fully illustrated with photos and drawings to help with identification,Florida’s Edible Wild Plantsdemystifies the process of foraging to help you discover the wonder of finding and eating wild plants that may grow right in your own backyard. Peggy Lantz shares her fifty years’ experience...
  6. Anyone who picks up The Edible Flower Garden will be tempted to grow, harvest, and sample at least a few of the more than forty varieties of edible flowers. Among them, you'll find more familiar food plants—dill and mustard, for example—in addition to common flowers, such as tulips or roses....
  7. Discover the joys of gardening in containers with this wide ranging exploration of essential techniques and creative ideas. This book is packed with imaginative designs and easy-to-follow practical demonstrations;. It contains more than 1500 photographs with ideas for both beginners and...
  8. The primary objective in writing this t4ext is to provide a useful treatment of the families of vascular plants of North America., with special emphasis on the flora of the US. All families of the native species are treated in this book. This book is for students or person wanting to learn about...
  9. This is a concise guide to the most common palms utilized in subtropical and tropical landscapes. It provides cultural information and significant identifying characteristics in an easy to use format.
  10. This book covers ornamental vines for use in Florida (Tropical or subtropical) gardening.