This visual guide simplifies the process of identifying and curing a wide array of plant ailments. Even if you don't know the plant species, the easy-to-follow illustrated flow charts guide you through the diagnosis, based on which part of the plant is showing symptoms. By answering some basic questions and comparing your plant to illustrations of various conditions, you can quickly narrow it down to a specific cause, before turning to the page that tells you how to fix it.
The book covers problems caused by environmental factors, fungi, insects, diseases, nematodes and wildlife, and places emphasis on natural and organic remedies. It includes a photo gallery showing representative examples of common pests and diseases, as well as an appendix detailing problems specific to lawns.
Softcover, 7 1/2" × 9", 451 pages, 2009.