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The nature of plants : an introduction to how plants work

Author: Craig Norman Huegel
Publisher: Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ecologist and nursery owner Craig Huegel demystifies the complex lives of plants and examines their inner and outer workings. Beginning with the importance of light, water, and soil, Huegel describes photosynthesis, plant circadian rhythms, and how best to position plants to receive optimal sunlight. Among other subjects, he then explains choosing artificial lights for landscaping, giving lucky bamboo its twisted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Huegel, Craig Norman.
Nature of plants.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2019]
(DLC) 2018941382
(OCoLC)1050132521
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Craig Norman Huegel
ISBN: 9780813063836 0813063833
OCLC Number: 1090857034
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 270 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: Preface and acknowledgments --
Introduction: Where plants come from --
Light --
Water --
Soil --
Basic plant structure and growth --
Roots --
Stems --
Leaves --
Reproduction --
Seeds --
Plant hormones --
Plant communication --
Conclusion --
Index.
Responsibility: Craig N. Huegel.

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Plants play a critical role in how we experience our environment. They create calming green spaces, provide oxygen for us to breathe, and nourish our senses. In The Nature of Plants, ecologist and  Read more...

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