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Growing Plants Without Soil, the A.B.C. of Plant Chemiculture

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PREFACE -

INTRODUCTION -

CONTENTS -

I. HISTORY OF SOIL-LESS GARDENING -

II. ADVANTAGES OF PLANT CHEMICULTURE  -

III. THE FUNCTION OF PLANT CHEMICULTURE  -

IV. THE RELATION OF CHEMICALS TO PLANT AND ANIMAL LIFE -

V. CHEMICALS NEEDED BY PLANTS -

VI. GERMINATION -

VII. FORMULAS FOR NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS -

VIII. EXPLANATION OF USE OF FORMULA -

IX. SUGGESTIONS IN PREPARATION AND USE OF FORMULAS, AND CONTROL OF TANK CULTURE -

X. CONSTRUCTION OF TANKS -

XI. AERATION -

XII. ACIDITY VERSUS ALKALINITY -

XIII. SAND CULTURE -

XIV. PROPER ENVIRONMENT: TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY AND VENTILATION -

XV. HOW TO MAKE CUTTINGS -

XVI. ROOT-GROWING SUBSTANCES OR HORMONES AND AUXINS -

XVII. DIRECTIONS FOR TREATING CUTTINGS WITH AUXIN (PLANT GROWTH HORMONE) -

XVIII. BUDDING AND GRAFTING -

XIX. THE CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION OF GREENHOUSES -

XX. SYMPTOMS OF PLANT FOOD DEFICIENCY AND EXCESS IN PLANTS -

XXI. DESCRIPTION OF DEFICIENCY SYMPTOMS IN APPLE TREES -

XXII. REACTION OF PLANTS TO CHEMICALS -

APPENDIX -

WHAT TO PLANT AT THE SEASHORE AND IN MOUNTAINS -

WHAT TO PLANT IN SHADY AREAS -

FLOWER PLANTING CALENDAR -

BULB PLANTING CALENDAR -

VEGETABLE PLANTING CALENDAR -

COMMON GARDEN INSECTS OF CALIFORNIA AND METHODS OF CONTROL -

CHEMICAL ANALYSES OF LOS ANGELES WATER -

COMPOSITION OF CHEMICAL FERTILIZERS USED IN NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS -

APPROXIMATE TABLE OF MEASUREMENTS -

COMMENSURATION TABLES -

ATOMIC WEIGHT TABLE -

POSITIVE IONS -

NEGATIVE IONS -

CHEMICAL ELEMENTS IN THE HUMAN BODY -

VITAMINS AND MINERALS ESSENTIAL TO LIFE -

HOW TO TEST FOR COMMON METALS OR CATIONS -

TESTS WITH ORGANIC REAGENTS -

TESTS FOR METALS -

HOW TO MAKE MICROCHEMICAL TESTS -

CHEMICAL TESTS FOR AMATEURS -

PERCENTAGE COMPOSITION OF FOODS -

Vegetables -

Cereals -

Fruits and Nuts -

Animal Origin -

STATE FLOWERS -

AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES -

REFERENCES -

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -

GLOSSARY OF SCIENTIFIC TERMS -

INDEX -

Product Details

ISBN:
9780820601021
Author:
Matlin, M. A.
Publisher:
Chemical Publishing Company
Author:
Matlin, M.A.
Subject:
Greenhouses
Subject:
PLANT CHEMICULTURE
Subject:
soilless gardening
Subject:
MICROCHEMICAL TESTS
Subject:
Hydroponics
Subject:
Gardening-Container and Small Space Gardens
Publication Date:
19400931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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