Weeds in a changing world

proceedings of an international symposium organised by the British Crop Protection Council and held at the Brighton Metropole Hotel, on 20 November 1995
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BCPC , Farnham, Surrey, UK
Weeds -- Control -- Congresses., Invasive plants -- Control -- Congresses., Weeds -- Biological control -- Congre
Statementchaired by Charles H. Stirton.
SeriesBCPC symposium proceedings ;, no. 64
ContributionsStirton, C. H., British Crop Protection Council.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB610.2 .W44 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 90 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL594730M
ISBN 100948404930
LC Control Number96186749
OCLC/WorldCa34077247

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Many plants are weeds given the right conditions. Ricinus communis is an ornamental from the tropics of north east Africa, yet it’s a vigorous invasive weed in north America, Australia and parts of the Mediterranean.

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Weeds, as the field guides indicate, are plants particularly well-adapted to man-made places. They don’t grow in forests or prairies—in “the wild.” Weeds thrive in gardens, meadows, lawns, vacant lots, railroad sidings, hard by dumpsters and in the cracks of sidewalks. They grow where we live, in other words, and hardly anywhere else.

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Contents Credits Foreword. Chapter 1 Controlling Weeds Methods of weed control Suffocation Burning Cultivation Grazing Mowing/slashing Flooding Changing pH Biological control Chemicals.

Chapter 2 Identifying Weeds Types of weed problems Weeds.