Beneath the Greenhouse Roof Author:Charles H. Potter Here is an invaluable guide to all aspects of greenhouse gardening by one of America's leading authorities. Full of valuable tips for the expert as well as basic facts for the beginner, BENEATH THE GREENHOUSE ROOF advises the gardener on the construction and furnishing of his green-house (from modest plastic-and-wood prefabs to complete glass-a... more »nd-brick structures) and covers all contingencies from ventilation to pest control. There are separate chapters, arranged for ready reference, on the growing of cut flowers, pot plants, orchids, roses, bulbs, exotics, perennials and vines, cacti, foliage and novelty plants, fruits, and vegetables.
Hydroponic gardening, the various techniques of seeding and potting, of propagation and transplanting are all thoroughly covered. Discussed, too, are the uses of the new miracle growth chemical Gibberellic Acid.
BENEATH THE GREENHOUSE ROOF will be a never failing source of ideas and aids and an indispensable reference book for every ambitious gardener.« less