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Material Type:Book
Monographic Author(s):Madison, John H.
Author Affiliation:Department of Environmental Horticulture, University of California, Davis
Monograph Title:Principles of Turfgrass Culture, 1971.
# of Pages:427
Publishing Information:New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co.
Collation:vii, 420 pp.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Physiology; Nutrition; Irrigation; Salinity; Cultural methods
Abstract/Contents:A textbook including: Anatomy and Morphology of the Turfgrass Plant; Taxonomy, Cytology, and Genetics; Turfgrass Physiology; Turfgrass Climate and Microclimate; Soils; A Brief Introduction to Soil Chemistry and Plant Nutrition; Plant Nutrition and Fertilizers; Soil, Plant, and Water Factors in Irrigation; Irrigation Design; and Drainage and Salinity.
References:Chapter refs.
See Also:See also later 1982 edition, with 'corrections and supplementary material', published by Krieger, R=15904. R=15904

related volume, Practical Turfgrass Management, 1971, R=255. R=255
Note:Pictures, b/w
Glossary, p. 395-405.
Author index, p. 407-411.
Subject index, p. 413-420.
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"A basic text on turfgrass science covering turfgrass botany, soils, fertility, irrigation, and drainage. The discussions are supported by references. A list of references is presented at the back of each chapter. A glossary is included in the back. This book is essentially the first of a two-volume set, although not identified as such." p. 277
Beard Section Heading:Bibliography of books/monographs on turfgrass culture
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Madison, John H. 1971. Principles of Turfgrass Culture. vii, 420 pp. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co.
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