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Florida fruits and how to raise them.

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Date Issued:
1886
Summary:
Horticultural handbook geared to the novice, for growing citrus as well as other types of fruits in Florida.
Title: Florida fruits and how to raise them.
Alternative Title: Florida fruits: how to raise them.
Alternative Title: Harcourt's Florida Fruits and how to raise them.
Name(s): Harcourt, Helen, 1846-
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1886
Publisher: John P. Morton and Company
Place of Publication: Louisville, KY
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: 347 pages ; 20 cm.
Language(s): English
Summary: Horticultural handbook geared to the novice, for growing citrus as well as other types of fruits in Florida.
Table of Contents: Ch. I. Rise and progress of orange culture -- Ch. II. The value of orange groves -- Ch. III. From seed to grove -- Ch. IV. How to bud and graft -- Ch. V. Where to plant -- Ch. VI. Budded trees or seedlings? -- Ch. VII. How to plant -- Ch. VIII. -- How to cultivate -- Ch. IX. Mulching and pruning --Ch. X. How to fertilize -- Ch. XI. Enemies and how to fight them -- Ch. XII. The rust mite -- Ch. XIII. Gathering and packing -- Ch. XIV. About varieties --Ch. XV. Miscellaneous -- Ch. XVI. Lemon culture -- Ch. XVII. Other citrus fruits -- Ch. XVIII. Pine-apples -- Ch. XIX. Guavas and bananas -- Ch. XX. The small fruits -- Ch. XXI. -- Olives and pecans -- Ch. XXII. Cocoa-nuts -- Ch. XXIII. Other tropical fruits -- Ch. XXIV. Grapes -- Ch. XXV. Chinese sand pears -- Ch. XXVI. Figs -- Ch. XXVII. Peaches and plums -- Ch. XXVIII. Japanese persimmon, or date plum -- Ch. XXIX. Evaporating fruits -- Ch. XXX. Odds and ends -- Ch. XXXI. How to use Florida fruits.
Identifier: AAA3360QF00012/20/200108/04/200515931BfamIa D0QF (FCLAZ), FHP C CF 2001-12-20 (DNX), FCLA url 20020613xOCLC (snx), 50189474 (oclc), CF00001578 (IID), 2563386 (digitool), ucf:9791 (fedora)
Note(s): Includes index.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : Florida Board of Education, Division of Colleges and Universities, PALMM Project, 2002. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically digitized by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.
Subject(s): Fruit-culture -- Florida
Oranges -- Florida
Agriculture
Economics and Society: Post-Civil War Florida, 1865-1913 -- Business, Agriculture, and Tourism, 1878-1897
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dl/CF00001578.jpg
Owner Institution: UCF
Original Title: Florida fruits and how to raise them.
(OCoLC)33446527
Is Part of Series: Florida Heritage Collection.
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