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A guide to home and garden pests

Charles K. Levy

A guide to home and garden pests

how to identify and eliminate them safely

by Charles K. Levy

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by S. Greene Press, Distributed by Viking Penguin in Lexington, Mass, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Household pests

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHome and garden pests., Guide to home & garden pests., Home & garden pests.
    StatementCharles Kingsley Levy ; [illustrated by Margaret Huong Primack].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX325 .L48 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182 p. :
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2861819M
    ISBN 100828905460
    LC Control Number84024664
    OCLC/WorldCa11346450

    Practice good garden sanitation – Clean up the garden well at the end of the growing season. Many pests and diseases carry over from one year to the next in plant debris in the garden. Don’t compost any obviously infected or infested plant material. You can’t depend on most home compost piles to heat up enough to kill pests and diseases. There are thousands of different species of garden pests that may attack your fruits, vegetables, trees, and ornamentals. With proper identification and a good natural treatment plan, you can keep your plants healthy and get rid of the pests. There are extensive lists of garden pests available, but we want to spotlight 16 of the most common and.

    Garden pests are creatures that eat your plants. They range from rabbits to slugs, snails and insects. Pests are different from disease. Diseases include fungus, black spot, rust or blight – but that’s another topic! Let’s take a look at what garden invaders are likely this year and how you can deal with them Cat and Foxes. Bugs, diseases, and weeds can rob a garden of its beauty quick. But it is possible to keep your garden healthy, lush, and free of pests with our pest prevention ideas. To get rid of weeds and pests once and for all, use our tested tips and tricks to prevent and protect your yard.

      Wisteria has its share of pests and diseases that gardeners need to be aware of during the growing season. Here’s a quick list of pests and diseases to look for on your wisteria vines. Dieback and leaf spot. Crown gall and root rot. Viral and fungal diseases, like mildew and mold. Insects like Japanese beetles, aphids, mealybugs, and leaf miners. Home, Lawn and Garden Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Articles. Home Composting: A Guide for Home Gardeners. By Kathy Kelley, Ph.D. About Home Gardening. Grow the garden you always dreamed of. Explore the best ways to manage pests, diseases, weeds, soil quality, and more. EDUCATION BY TOPIC.


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