Happy cactus : cacti, succulents, and more
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Contributors:
Pilbeam, John, consultant.
Published:
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2018.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First American edition.
Physical Desc:
144 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Status:
Crofton Library - Nonfiction
635.933 H
Mountain Road Library - Nonfiction
635.933 H
Odenton Library - Nonfiction
635.933 H
Description
In-depth profiles, care tips, and display inspiration for more than 50 popular cactus and succulent varieties. Your cactus might be surviving, but is it happy? There's so much more to these little green plants than just keeping them alive. Get right to the point with practical advice from potting to propagating. Unearth the secrets of different cacti and succulents, with profiles on more than 50 popular varieties--from the cute, flowering pincushion cactus to the wacky prickly pear, discover what makes your plant unique and how it might behave when treated with a little bit of love. Find out where to put it, when to water it, what to feed it, what to look out for, and how to encourage its distinctive traits, from flower stalks to fast growth. Find inspiration for creating a showstopping cactus display. Whether you're seeking a stylish houseplant for your apartment but struggling to keep more temperamental plants alive, or you're a green-fingered cactus enthusiast determined to get your precious plant to grow and flower this year, Happy Cactus is here to answer all your questions.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781465474537, 1465474536

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Description
"Have you just joined the cactus craze? Do you want to know how to make your little bundle of spikes thrive, flower and breed? This quirky pocket-sized book is your essential guide to pleasing your prickly pet. Your cactus may be surviving, but is it happy? There's so much more to these little green plants than just keeping them alive. Happy Cactus gets right to the point with practical advice from potting to propagating. Unearth the secrets of different cacti and succulents, with profiles on more than 50 popular varieties--from the cute, flowering pincushion cactus to the wacky prickly pear, discover what makes your plant unique and how it might behave when treated with a little bit of love. Find out where to put it, when to water it, what to feed it, what to look out for and how to encourage its distinctive traits, from flower stalks to fast growth. Flick through inspirational features to help you create a show-stopping cactus display. Whether you're a young urbanite seeking a stylish houseplant for your flat but struggling to keep more temperamental plants alive, or a green-fingered cactus enthusiast determined to get your precious plant to grow and flower this year, Happy Cactus is here to answer all your questions"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Pilbeam, J. (2018). Happy cactus: cacti, succulents, and more. First American edition. New York, New York: DK Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Pilbeam, John. 2018. Happy Cactus: Cacti, Succulents, and More. New York, New York: DK Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Pilbeam, John, Happy Cactus: Cacti, Succulents, and More. New York, New York: DK Publishing, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Pilbeam, John. Happy Cactus: Cacti, Succulents, and More. First American edition. New York, New York: DK Publishing, 2018. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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