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Monographic Author(s):Turgeon, Alfred J.
Author Affiliation:Professor, Turfgrass Management, Department of Agronomy, Penn State University
Monograph Title:Turfgrass Management, 2002.
Volume Editors:Helba, Stephen
Publishing Information:Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, Inc., Pearson Education, Inc.
# of Pages:412
Collation:viii, 400 pp., [4] plates
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Keywords:TIC Keywords: Turfgrasses; Maintenance; Career growth; Plant physiology; Adaptation; Choice of species; Environmental factors; Cultural methods; Pest control; Turfgrass establishment; Maintenance intensity
Abstract/Contents:Includes: Dedication; Introduction (Careers in Turf; Turf Quality; Turfgrass Management; and Questions); Growth and Development (The Grass Plant; Germination and Seedling Development; Leaf Formation; Turfgrass Stems; Tillering; Turfgrass Roots; Inflorescence; Seasonal Growth Variation; Bioenergetics and Metabolism; Phytohormones; and Questions); Turfgrass Species (Turfgrass Climatic Adaptation; Characterization of Turfgrasses; Turfgrass Leaf Anatomy and Morphology; Criteria for Selecting Turfgrass Species; and Questions); The Turfgrass Environment (Atmospheric Environment; Edaphic Environment; The Biotic Environment; and Questions); Primary Cultural Practices (Mowing; Fertilization; Irrigation; and Questions); Supplementary Cultural Practices (Cultivation; Rolling; Topdressing; Matting; Wetting Agents; Turf Colorants; Plant Growth Regulation; and Questions); Pest Management (Pesticides; Weed Control; Disease Control; Nematode Control; Insect Control; Controlling Large-Animal Pests; and Questions); Propagation (Site Preparation; Turfgrass Selection; Planting Procedures; Postplanting Culture; Renovation; Temporary Winter Turfs; and Questions); Cultural Systems (Cultural Intensity; Growth Factors; Levels of Supply; Limiting Factors; Cultural Intensity Selection; and Questions); Appendices (Conversion Tables; Calibration (Sprayer Calibration; and Spreader Calibration); and Common and Chemical Names of Pesticides Used in Turf); Glossary; and Index.
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Subject Headings:
Turf management; Turfgrasses; Pelouses -- Entretien; Pelouses; Græsplæne; Plænegræsser; Dyrkning; Planteformering; Planteværn; Rekreative områder; Turf; Lawn grasses; Cultivation; Plant propagation; Plant protection; Recreational areas
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Note:Includes world map on front endpapers
Includes pictures, color on back endpapers
Line drawings
Pictures, color
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"An updated revision." p. 368
Beard Section Heading:Bibliography of books/monographs on turfgrass culture
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Turgeon, Alfred J. 2002. Turfgrass Management. Helba, Stephen (ed.) Sixth. ed. viii, 400 pp., [4] plates. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, Inc., Pearson Education, Inc.
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