The Water-Culture Method for Growing Plants without Soil (1950 Edition)

The Water-Culture Method for Growing Plants without Soil (1950 Edition)
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In the 1930s, the possibility of growing plants in a medium other than soil intrigued many persons, and extravagant claims were being made by many of the most ardent proponents of the commercial use of the water-culture method. Furthermore, amateur gardeners sought to make this method a new hobby.

Originally published in 1950, this book includes a discussion of general principles underlying the use of all methods for growing plants without soil, and gives detailed information for general application of the water-culture method to commercial as well as to amateur gardening.

Contents Covered:

  • Foreword
  • Nutriculture Is Not a New Method
  • Principles and Application of Nutriculture
  • Directions for the Water-Culture Method
    • The Type of Container
    • Nature of the Bed
    • Aeration of the Root System
    • Planting Procedures
    • Managing the Solutions
    • Selecting the Nutrient Solution
    • Preparing the Nutrient Solution
    • Nutrient Solutions for Use in Demonstrating Mineral Deficiencies in Plants
Format: PDF Digital Reprint, e-Facsimile
No. of Pages: 32
Page Size: A4 (210mm × 297mm)
Download Size: 37.0 MB
Product Code THEI4ZN225
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