Grass Varieties in the United States: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Grass Varieties in the United States

1st Edition

By U.S. Dept. of Agricu

CRC Press

304 pages

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Paperback: 9781566701938
pub: 1995-05-19
Hardback: 9781138440760
pub: 2017-07-27

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This user-friendly handbook is a working guide to the status of named and experimental grasses available for use in the United States. It provides physical descriptions and status profiles of grass varieties, including turf grass varieties. The handbook also contains maps and descriptions of Land Resources Regions and Plant Hardiness Zones that assist in the understanding of plant adaptation areas. Whenever available, the information in the handbook includes:

Table of Contents

Varieties and Experimental Lines: Descriptions

Appendix A: USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map; Land Resource Regions Map and Descriptions

Appendix B: Abbreviations Used in Handbook

Appendix C: Obsolete Grass Varieties and Experimental Lines No Longer Available in the U.S.

Appendix D: Common and Scientific Names of Plant Diseases and Insects Used in the Descriptions of Varieties and Experimental Lines

Index of Scientific Plant Names, Common Names, Varieties, and Strains

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Marine Biology
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General