Inspired by actual gardeners' inquiries, each chapter deals with such down-to-earth subjects as when to start seeds, why plants might fail to bloom, pruning techniques, identifying and controlling common pests, home fruit production, plant propagation, harvesting and storing, and seasonal gift ideas.But many plants wear their green throughout the year, and it is the green that makes plants such unique life forms. Plants get their ... The plant uses light and chlorophyll to manufacture carbohydrates from carbon dioxide and water in the plant environment. The leaves ... But there are a few plants, such as pothos, snake plant, dracaena, and Chinese evergreen, that can adapt quite well to relatively dark conditions. Of course, even these plants do need some light in order to survive.
|Title||:||Possum in the Pawpaw Tree|
|Author||:||B. Rosie Lerner, Beverly S. Netzhammer|
|Publisher||:||Purdue University Press - 1994|