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Pruning

Author: L C Corbett; United States. Department of Agriculture.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture : G.P.O., 1903.
Series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture), no. 181.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Corbett, L.C. (Lee Cleveland), 1867-1940.
Pruning.
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1903
(OCoLC)755264579
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L C Corbett; United States. Department of Agriculture.
OCLC Number: 4762795
Notes: Cover title.
Description: 39 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction. pp. 7 --
Growth under natural and artificial conditions. pp. 7 --
Why pruning is practiced. pp. 7 --
Protection against storms. pp. 8 --
Pruning fruit trees. pp. 8 --
Reasons for pruning. pp. 10 --
Application of the principles of pruning to specific purposes. pp. 10 --
Pruning trees at planting time. pp. 10 --
Pruning the roots. pp. 11 --
Pruning the top. pp. 12 --
Forming the head. pp. 12 --
After pruning. pp. 14 --
Removal of large branches. pp. 16 --
When to prune. pp. 18 --
Pruning by pinching and disbudding. pp. 19 --
Protection of wounds. pp. 21 --
Treatment of hollow trunks. pp. 21 --
Pruning implements. pp. 22 --
Devices in common use. pp. 22 --
The principles of pruning applied to specific plants. pp. 24 --
Pruning the apple. pp. 24 --
Pruning the pear. pp. 25 --
Pruning dwarf pears. pp. 27 --
Pruning the peach. pp. 27 --
Pruning the plum and the cherry. pp. 29 --
Pruning the grape. pp. 30 --
Pruning the raspberry. pp. 33 --
Pruning the blackberry. pp. 35 --
Pruning currants and gooseberries. pp. 35 --
Pruning hedges. pp. 36 --
Pruning street trees. pp. 36 --
Pruning trees for timber. pp. 38 --
Pruning flowering shrubs. pp. 39.
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture), no. 181.
Responsibility: by L. C. Corbett, Horticulturist, Bureau of Plant Industry.

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